Pruning your rosebushes needn’t be a daunting task. Here’s everything you need to know to prune like a pro.
Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you can’t grow your own food. Gardening expert Charlie Albone reveals the best ways to plant vegetables now and enjoy them when it’s warmer.
The weather may be frightful but this showy bloom is just the thing to bring some cheer to the garden.
The cool weather and winter rains are perfect for making more individual plants and also revitalising them
They might be nanna plants but these stunning flowers are just the thing to brighten up a dreary backyard.
There’s something about roses that make them a special plant every gardener wants to grow. The fragrance can be intoxicating, the flowers breathtaking and the impact on a landscape outstanding.
Bursting with goodness, the orange is a highly versatile citrus with a fascinating pedigree and a cultivar to suit just about every garden.
The weather may be dreary but winter can be a wonderful time for home gardeners. Here’s what you need to know to keep your plants happy and healthy this season.
From an inner city ‘sun-trap’ to a glass walled beach house to a utopian farm, these are the homes defining the future of green living.
More and more families in the suburbs are turning to the land for the lifestyle and diet they desire.
Sabrina Hahn explains why now is the perfect time to add these magnificent and ultra-hardy plants to your garden.
These incredible eco-friendly homes are saving the environment and saving their owners plenty in energy costs. These are Australia’s top 100 sustainable homes.
As Sabrina Hahn explains, the curious little growths have an important role to play.
Charlie Albone loves figs — both the fruit and the tree — and he has some handy tips to get the best out of them.
The humble brick is an easy DIY solution for many hardstand areas and can suit most styles, from formal and cottage gardens through to contemporary. Here’s how to do it right.
WA has been declared free of one of the world’s most destructive pests after a 15-month mission to eradicate Queensland Fruit Fly from areas around Dalkeith and Coolbellup.
Just because you live in a unit or rent doesn’t mean you can’t transform your outdoor space into something special. Here’s how to get started.
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The ‘Bowerbird approach’ to homemaking revolutionised this Bondi pad, and has turned it into one of airbnb’s most sought-after stays.
They’re the star of the winter garden and as Sabrina Hahn reveals, camellias are tougher than people give them credit for.
With space at a premium, the concept of vertical gardening is becoming more commonplace, not only in garden design but in commercial buildings.
Perth might have escaped the worst of COVID but a pest that’s killing suburban citrus trees could reach pandemic proportions if we don’t act now, warns beloved WA horticulturalist Sabrina Hahn.
A healthy and well-balanced garden has a range of plants and insects living together in harmony. Insects pollinate flowers and crops and keep pests under control. Here’s how attract more of them.
Even the best designed gardens can be let down with the wrong outdoor furniture. The right look can really elevate the whole user experience. So how do you make sure your investment is worthwhile?
Tomorrow is the first day of autumn and with it comes changing colours, cooler temperatures and a range of end-of-summer jobs that need to be done. Here’s how to prepare your garden.
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