Gardening

  • Trendy Trees: 3 Garden Trees in High Demand

    Looking for a way to update and modernise your garden? We’ve been busy exploring some of the top tree trends of 2021 – many are guaranteed to be short-lived fads that aren’t worth your time…

  • Moving to a New Garden

    Moving is always an exciting event, but when you move to a new garden a whole new dimension is added. Perhaps you are moving to your first garden, or you might be moving from a…

  • 5 Ways Gardening Benefits Your Physical & Mental Health

    Chances are that after spending some time in your garden, you feel better in both a physical and mental way, but have you ever wondered why this is? Don’t worry, you’re not imagining things -…

  • How to Create a Desert Garden

    Dramatic, mysterious, and romantic, there’s just something about desert gardens that hold so much appeal. Granted, the lack of water available poses a challenge, but, so long as you design your space correctly, you’ll be…

  • How to Increase Humidity for Outdoor Plants

    While some plants love a dry and arid environment, others need humidity to survive. When it comes to houseplants, this is easy enough to provide – simply flick the switch on your humidifier or move…

  • Creating a Forest Garden: How to Get Started

    Research shows that spending time in a forest is extremely beneficial for a person’s mental health.  In fact, the Japanese have even coined a term for this – forest bathing. Even better, it doesn’t take…

  • 5 Ways to Make the Most of a Small Garden

    Many find themselves feeling restricted and uninspired when trying to design a small garden. However, when it comes to outdoor spaces, good things really do very often come in small packages. Smaller gardens are cheaper…

  • 5 Salt-Tolerant Trees for Coastal Gardens

    Living by the coast definitely has its perks. However, many gardeners struggle with coastal gardens – the combination of salty sprays and salt in the soil provides less-than-ideal conditions for many plants. Don’t worry, this…

  • 4 Must-Have Trees for a Tropical-Inspired Garden

    There’s nothing quite like the relaxation that takes over your body when surrounded by a lush, tropical paradise. Fortunately, that feeling isn’t limited to those who live near the equator. No matter where about in…

  • Gardening Indoors with Designer Trees

    People who love plants and gardening do not always have the space, weather, or time to garden outside. An excellent solution to this is to grow plants in pots. Sunrooms, patios, even living rooms or…

  • 3 Indigenous Australian Trees for a Native Garden

    While native plants may be particularly trendy at the moment, they also happen to be extremely beneficial for both your garden and the environment in general. Native plants tend to be super-resilient, low-maintenance, and a…

  • Should You Amend Your Soil Before Planting a New Garden Tree?

    If you’ve treated yourself to a new garden tree, then it goes without saying that you’ll want that tree to thrive once you’ve planted it. One step that many people take before planting a tree…

  • Would a Queensland Bottle Tree Do Well in Your Garden?

    Tempted to add a Queensland Bottle Tree to your garden? You’re not alone – this one-of-a-kind tree tends to capture the heart of anyone that sees it. While it’s true that this is a highly…