By Helen Jackson and Tony Murrell
Pulses, legumes, peas, beans and lentils are all on the agenda this morning. Here is my favourite dahl recipe.
But do check out more fabulous beans, peas and lentil recipes
Joanna Savill from Crave Sydney will be with us with an update of this wonderful Sydney festival.
Tree ferns: The rise and rise in use of the iconic plants. Phillip Smith joins us from the west coast of the South Island especially to talk us through the resurgence of a natural classic.
This week I was interviewed on Good Morning with Greg Rine, regional gardens manager for Taranaki Regional Council. We both talked about the up and coming PowerCo Taranaki Garden Spectacular. Greg brought to the show some very special rhododendrons which left me and everyone in the studio sponged with glory as the sheer beauty of the ancient plants. Greg joins us on the show with some of the best advice, tips and varieties that we should consider using in our gardens.
Tui Time this Saturday is all about sorting our vegetable gardens for this season's bounty. If you are looking to establish a new vegetable garden, or just need some help with your existing garden, take a look at the Tui Time Vegetable Growing Guide for top tips to help you on the road to a successful vegetable garden.
Looking forward to your company this Saturday morning from 6am,
Helen and Tony