Heritage vs Hybrid vs Open Pollinated

Heritage vs Hybrid vs Open Pollinated

Strawberry Rebellion! Strawberries are a favorite summer fruit all around the world. I grow them every year especially for my grandchildren who love to find them hiding under the leaves….

10 Questions after 5 years in the Simple Garden

10 Questions after 5 years in the Simple Garden

Personality Gardening Choosing the right kind of garden based on your own personality can play a large part in how much you will enjoy it, and its ultimate success. Thinking…

Germination Testing

Germination Testing

Polyculture Clusters

Polyculture Clusters

Some Interesting Ideas For Your Garden Few gardeners are satisfied with merely having flowers, shrubs, trees and lawns in their garden. Even the smallest of gardens can be given some…

Thriving in a Cold Spring

Thriving in a Cold Spring

How to Grow a Bonsai From Seed This article is a front to back guide to growing a bonsai from seed. It covers everything from purchasing the best seed to…

Tall Plants in Short Spaces

Tall Plants in Short Spaces

Planting Your Rose Bush: The Simplest Guide You Will Ever Need! Growing a rose bush in your own garden can be a very pleasant experience if you follow our four…

Temporary Microclimates

Temporary Microclimates

Does Your Garden Need A Facelift? Does your garden lack lustre, character and too small? Do you need some inspiration to transform your garden? The first step is to stop…

3 Years of (Relative) Simplicity

3 Years of (Relative) Simplicity

Flowers Offer A Variety Colors And Uses Flowers have, over the centuries, become one of our most loved resources. They have displayed a variety of uses including the manufacture of…

Polyculture Fail

Polyculture Fail

Getting Rid of Bugs on Squash Plants Squash bugs on squash plants are one of the biggest threats to the plant. If not taken care of the bugs will suck…

Good Start - Poor Finish

Good Start – Poor Finish

The Importance Of Quality Garden Machinery Looking after the garden can be time consuming, but for many Australians it represents an opportunity to relax and escape the hustle and bustle…