• The Magic Basket at Kahikatea Farm The Magic Basket - I didn’t manage to plant our home gardens in spring last year. By the time I had emerged from our busiest season ever in the nursery it was mid-December and we’d already had three weeks of 30 degree weather. The ground was parched, even the couch grass was dying, and I didn’t stand a hope of planting a thing. Luckily we have polytunnels down at the nursery where we grow summer crops like cucumbers and tomatoes, and we finally got… READ MORE