Posts tagged: planting

12 composting tips

Composting is the act or process of organic substances decaying in a natural way into a rich soil. It is a practice that would...   Read More

What is your garden trying to teach you?

Flowers, plants and herbs in their myriad shapes, smells and colours lend their delicate beauty and aroma to any setting, but did you know...   Read More

15 ways to repair heat-stressed plants

On hot days, when many of us retreat indoors to keep cool and comfortable, our garden is likely suffering heat stress and sun burn...   Read More

10 water saving tips for your garden

Your garden can be one of the biggest water guzzlers on your property. To put it into perspective, of all the available water on...   Read More

Planning your veggie garden

Rising costs of living, plus increased awareness of how our food is produced and how this impacts our health and wellbeing, have inspired many...   Read More

When is a donut healthy? When it’s a peach!

Donut peaches, sometimes called flat or angel peaches, have a flattened fruit with a pronounced dip in the middle, hence the name donut. There...   Read More

Free kids holiday fun at home

Keeping the kids entertained on the school holidays can be a bit difficult – especially if you’ve got a mortgage and not a lot...   Read More

5 tips to celebrate International Compost Week in style

Green thumbs across the nation are partying hard as they celebrate International Compost Week in Australia. (If this sounds like the US-only World Series...   Read More

6 benefits of native plants

“Have you ever stopped to think how we’ve ‘inherited’ clean water to drink, fresh air to breathe or how our soils continue to grow...   Read More

How to grow delicious veggies you’ll love to share

There’s nothing more rewarding than growing your own organic veggies! The sense of satisfaction that you get from nurturing your very own home-grown produce...   Read More