VEGE GROWING 101

All the products and advice you need to successfully grow veges

A Beginner's Guide to Vegetable Gardening

Whether your dream vege patch is bursting with salad greens for summer barbeques, or carrots and leeks for hearty winter soups, nothing beats the satisfaction of ‘growing your own’. This guide is designed to help beginner vege gardeners on their way to harvesting a bumper crop of homegrown vegetables in 3 simple steps: Prepare, Plant, Nourish.

Tui Mobile Vege Patch

The Tui Mobile Vegetable Patch is self watering and a simple way to grow and support your vegetable plants. The large growing area allows room for climbing plants as well as lower growing vegetables and herbs. Perfect for patios, court yards or small spaces. This planter takes approximately 2 x bags of Tui Vegetable Mix 40L to fill. 

Courgette Growing Guide

Courgettes are a staple of vegetable gardens all across the country and is sometime known as zucchini or summer squash. Courgettes have a wide range of uses. They can be grated into salads, stir-fries, quiches and preserves, or sliced and grilled on the BBQ.

Tui Urban Oasis Planter

The Tui Urban Oasis Planter is a simple to use self-watering planter designed to grow and nurture your plants. The large growing area allows room for climbing plants as well as lower growing vegetables, herbs and flowers. Perfect for patios, court yards or small spaces. This planter takes approximately 1.5 x bags of Tui Vegetable Mix 40L to fill. 

Liz's Top 5 Never Fail Veges

Nothing beats the satisfaction of ‘growing your own’. Liz Anderson (@tiny_farmstead) shares her top five never fail crops for vege success at your place. These low maintenance veges will happily grow in pots on your patio or in a large patch in your backyard. Size and space are no restriction to growing a successful summer garden!

Tui Performance Naturals Vegetable Mix

Performance Naturals give you all the power of synthetics with a performance that’s 100% natural, just like the garden you’re keeping. So you get outstanding results without adding anything un-natural to your own environment. Good stuff! Our Vegetable Mix is formulated using NatureN, a fast acting natural ingredient, that is super rich in nutrients. Added potassium encourages a plentiful harvest of veggies, while biostimulants and sheep pellets act as a soil and plant conditioner and maximise nutrient uptake. Use throughout your garden beds, pots and containers to create optimum growing conditions for your vegetables. Natural ingredients get great results and that’s got to be good! Performance Naturals. This bag is recyclable through the soft plastics recycling scheme, it just needs to be clean and dry. Learn how to clean and dry your Tui growing media bags here.

Roast Vegetable, Goat Feta & Kale Salad

This tasty roast vegetable salad topped off with Eta Caramelised Onion Dressing is the perfect partner for any BBQ.

Tui Performance Naturals Tomato & Vegetable Liquid Fertiliser

Performance Naturals give you the power of synthetics with a performance that’s all natural, just like the garden you’re keeping - good stuff! Our Tomato & Vegetable Fertiliser delivers fantastic results, formulated using NatureN, a fast acting natural ingredient that’s super rich in nutrients. Use throughout your garden, and in pots and containers, to get your tomatoes and veges growing happy and healthy. Our natural ingredients get great results and that's got to be good! Performance Naturals. N-P-K 3.8-0-2 + S + Mg 

Tui Grow Guides - Setting up your vege garden

Are you keen to start a vege garden but not sure how? Nothing beats that rewarding feeling of harvesting fresh food you’ve grown yourself at home, and it’s never too late to start. 

Tui Performance Naturals Tomato & Vegetable Fertiliser

Performance Naturals give you all the power of synthetics with a performance that’s 100% natural, just like the garden you’re keeping. So you get outstanding results without adding anything un-natural to your own environment. Good stuff! Our Tomato & Vegetable Fertiliser is formulated using NatureN, a fast acting natural ingredient that is super rich in nutrients. This fertiliser stimulates root development and improves overall plant health, with sheep manure improving soil structure, encouraging earthworms and nourishing your plants. Biostimulants also act as soil and plant conditioners and maximise nutrient uptake. Use throughout your garden, and in pots and containers, to grow healthier tomatoes and vegetables. Natural ingredients get great results and that's got to be good! Performance Naturals. N-P-K 7-0.4-2 + Ca  

Tui Organic Seaweed Plant Tonic

Sustainably sourced seaweed for naturally healthy plant growth. Crafted from sustainably sourced seaweed, regular applications promote healthy plant and root growth to make plants more resilient to common problems including: frost, heat, pests and diseases. Tui Organic Seaweed Plant Tonic is safe to apply year-round, on all plants, to create a naturally healthy garden.