Get Growing - Season 1

Get Growing - Season 1

3 Seasons

Lynda Hallinan, editor-at-large of New Zealand Gardener magazine, has transformed her front yard into a lush garden filled with fruits and vegetables. Now she's showing homeowners how to transform unloved outdoor spaces into lush gardens capable of feeding families.

Subscribe Trailer Share
Get Growing - Season 1
  • Get Growing - Skills, Veggies, Family

    Episode 1

    But judging by our families audition tape, it may not be as easy as Lynda thinks: the Cole's family are Jon who works in advertising, artist Devoney who is a stay at home mum, and their two young boys, Otis and Dash. Until now gardening hasn't been their strong point, but they want to put their p...

  • Get Growing - New Week New Streak

    Episode 2

    Last week marked the beginning of the families challenge. Construction waste in the existing soil meant the family needed raised beds, so everyone got stuck in and Lynda taught Devoney to save money by sowing her own seeds for the raised beds, but it didn't turn out to be an easy task. Today is t...

  • Get Growing - Veggie Hunt and Cat Poop

    Episode 3

    Lynda challenges the family to go on a veggie and fruit hunt while dealing with the frustration of cleaning up the soil from their cat's poop.

  • Get Growing - Herbs, Bird Nets & Compost

    Episode 4

    Whether it's the joy of growing your own produce or the satisfaction of serving it fresh at the table, this series will inspire viewers to pick up a spade, as we follow one family who adopt a self-sufficient lifestyle and transform their garden into a sustainable edible wonderland.

  • Get Growing - Irrigation & Harvesting

    Episode 5

    Whether it's the joy of growing your own produce or the satisfaction of serving it fresh at the table, this series will inspire viewers to pick up a spade, as we follow one family who adopt a self-sufficient lifestyle and transform their garden into a sustainable edible wonderland.

  • Get Growing - Flowers, Pickles & Pesto

    Episode 6

    Whether it's the joy of growing your own produce or the satisfaction of serving it fresh at the table, this series will inspire viewers to pick up a spade, as we follow one family who adopt a self-sufficient lifestyle and transform their garden into a sustainable edible wonderland.

  • Get Growing - Pests, Diseases & Winter Seeds

    Episode 7

    Pests, Whether it's the joy of growing your own produce or the satisfaction of serving it fresh at the table, this series will inspire viewers to pick up a spade, as we follow one family who adopt a self-sufficient lifestyle and transform their garden into a sustainable edible wonderland. & Winte...

  • Get Growing - Weeding and Feeding

    Episode 8

    The garden may be flourishing but if the family want to continue producing an abundance of healthy crops, they need to learn all about 'feeding' their garden so today Lynda is teaching them all about their fertiliser options.

  • Get Growing - Farmers Market

    Episode 9

    The family's vege patch is thriving with more produce than they can consume - so Lynda has a novel solution that should help them to offset the cost of setting up the garden - she's booked Devoney & Jon a stall at the Grey Lynn farmers markets, and they have to go along and try to make $100.

  • Get Growing - Seed Saving

    Episode 10

    Devoney and Jon knew virtually nothing about vege gardening when they started this project, but that was three months ago and now their garden is an abundance of healthy edible crops, so today Lynda's back to give them two final tasks. Learning which plants they can save seeds from will save Devo...