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Understanding Fertilisers

Understanding Fertilisers

With Spring knocking on the door, you’ll notice your plants coming back to life and buds starting to swell.

Bringing Wildlife Into The Garden

Bringing Wildlife Into The Garden

Bringing wildlife into the garden doesn’t mean you have to have an all ‘wildlife garden’.

Medicinal Garden

Growing Your Own Medicinal Garden

Growing your own tonics and medicines is something I’m only just seeing a resurgence into.

Perfect Pruning

Perfect Pruning

Throughout my 22 years of gardening I’ve pruned with everything but quickly realised you need the right tool for the job.

Vertical Gardening

Vertical Gardening

With space at a premium the concept of vertical gardening is one that is becoming more and more common place.

Growing the Perfect Citrus

Growing the Perfect Citrus

A well-planted citrus is a happy citrus, so you need to start the process off by planting them correctly.

Outdoor Furniture

Outdoor Furniture

Even the best designed gardens can be let down with the wrong outdoor furniture.

Creating A White Garden

Creating A White Garden

A garden without colour doesn’t have to be a garden without interest…

Top five trees for WA

Top Five Trees for WA

I love the old adage ‘the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, then next best time is now.

Water Wise Gardening

Water Wise Gardening

Applying a soil wetting agent to the ground is also good practice, to be done a couple of times throughout the year…

Compost

Compost

Improving your soil is so easy to do by simply adding compost and well-rotted manures and digging them through.

Propagation

Propagation

Everybody loves a plant filled garden bursting with life and variety but to get that you’ll need to spend a small fortune on individual plants.

The High Tech Garden

The High Tech Garden

There are a few high-tech gadgets though that give you more time to switch off as they really help out when it comes to maintaining the outdoors.

Indoor Plants

Indoor Plants

Indoor plants are the trendiest thing in gardening right now and its easy to see why – they look great and they are good for you!

Formal Gardens

Formal Gardens

There was a time, very early in my landscape career, when I found formal gardens stale and boring, but this was simply due to…

Fire Pits

Fire Pits

Fire pits are a must have item in every designer garden they give you a focal point to be drawn to and an area to congregate…

Garden Lighting

Garden Lighting

Garden lighting is so often overlooked when planning a garden, a lot of people see the cost as something the basic garden can do without.