Happy Wanderer – Hardenbergia violacea

By Bonnie-Marie Hibbs Looking fantastic at the moment is an Australian native plant called Hardenbergia violacea, or commonly known as the ‘Happy Wanderer’ vine. It is one of my favourite climbers, mainly due to the impressive flower chains it produces at this time of year. With winter being cold and a little gloomy it is …

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New cutting tools from Dramm.

By James Wall We have just received our first shipment of value priced cutting tools from Dramm. I have always admired the Dramm watering wands for their quality and usefulness when watering plants, so I was excited to give these new cutters a go. Dramm strives to produce products that save time and energy while providing …

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Worldwide shortage of kale seed.

Just read a story on the ABC website about kale. It has been so popular, that the seed suppliers are running out of seed. Since kale was declared a ‘superfood’, its sales have been phenomenal. Read the story on the ABC website here.  

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Just a nice little garden.

By James Wall My sister and her family have just sold their house, and I have always liked what they have done with their front garden. Of course they had a little bit of help with landscape design from Carolyn and Joby Blackman of Vivid Design, the people that also did the gold winning Gardener’s …

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