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Wall of Life

Posted 2 months, 0 days ago
Can you ‘grow your own’ retaining wall?...

Wonderful Winter

Posted 3 months, 3 days ago
An hour’s gardening in August is worth three hours gardening in November. We love winter: soft soil, weak weeds, a steaming compost heap.....

Fantastic Ferns

Posted 3 months, 20 days ago
Ferns are so useful and lovable; they manage to look architectural, ethereal, and Jurassic all at the same time. And most backyards can find room for a fern garden, because all they ask is a cool shady zone that is out of direct sunlight....

Dig In

Posted 5 months, 2 days ago
Winter downpours give gardens a real hammering, because heavy rainfall can wash away our most precious resource - topsoil....

Hedge fun

Posted 7 months, 6 days ago
Hedges are versatile, beautiful, sustainable, fashionable..and a big investment. Do you want edible, native or evergreen? Tall or short?[img82]In this photo we're planting a hedge of totara (Podocarpus totara). Totara is slower to establish and a little prickly, but makes a nice thick hedge and depe......

Love Plums

Posted 9 months, 10 days ago

Wriggly Worms

Posted 12 months, 3 days ago

A Seat at the Table

Posted 1 year ago

Good Foundations

Posted 1 year, 1 month ago

Spring Growth

Posted 1 year, 2 months ago

Oranges and Lemons

Posted 1 year, 3 months ago

Sunshine in a Bottle

Posted 1 year, 3 months ago

Love Your Lawn

Posted 1 year, 3 months ago

Tracking Nicely

Posted 1 year, 4 months ago

What's Hot and What's Rot

Posted 1 year, 4 months ago

The Gardeners of Tomorrow

Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

Pick and Mix

Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

Memorable Plants of 2015

Posted 1 year, 10 months ago

Sustainable Swimming Pools

Posted 1 year, 11 months ago

A Green Room

Posted 1 year, 11 months ago

Hydrozoning

Posted 1 year, 11 months ago

Green and Serene

Posted 1 year, 12 months ago

Listen While You Garden

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago

To Prune or Not?

Posted 2 years, 4 months ago

Getting Serious about Soil

Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

Autumn Clean Up - the organic way

Posted 2 years, 6 months ago

buying garden tools

Posted 2 years, 9 months ago

our new Fruit Tree eBook

Posted 2 years, 9 months ago

Waterwise Gardening

Posted 2 years, 10 months ago

mesh crop covers for organic pest control

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago

Brick wall and raised beds

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago

Clean and Green

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago

Scything at Grandview Community Garden

Posted 5 years, 4 months ago

Garlic Planting

Posted 5 years, 5 months ago

Organic All The Way

Posted 8 years, 3 months ago
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