The land down under might have a well-established reputation for dangerous animals, but when it comes to poisonous plants, Australia is no different. Don’t be fooled by these seemingly harmless leaves and flowers – there are more than one thousand toxic plant species in the country, and they’re often just as pretty as they are poisonous. […]
Maybe you want a little privacy from the neighbours and passers-by. Or perhaps wish to section off part of the garden to create a unique living space. If you’re looking to screen part of the garden, one great way to do so is with screening plants!
Maybe you love the smell of lavender, or perhaps you love the aesthetic look of the plant and wish to add it to your garden. Whatever your reason for liking the plant, the good news is that growing lavender in Australia can be pretty easy to do!
Not only is it a simple plant to grow – even for the most beginner gardener – but it can also help to attract bees and butterflies to your garden. Lavender can be used as a colourful, fragrant hedge, a potted pop of colour for a front porch, or a sweet little indoor plant.[…]
You might have fallen in love with the idea of having buffalo grass growing in your garden, but are looking for a cheaper alternative to turf. So, can you grow buffalo grass from seed? The answer is technically yes… but it can be a little tricky and tedious to do so (and you’re probably better off using turf!) […]
Warm weather is great for deliciously healthy fruit salads… and you know what can be a nice addition to a fruit salad? Passionfruit! Not only is passionfruit great for fruit salads, but it can also be an added topping for a homemade cheesecake or Christmas pavlova. You may […]