Gardening for kids – 3 easy plants for kids to grow

Enjoying the therapeutic benefits of gardening is no longer the domain of retirees. Younger adults and especially children can reap many of its rewards. Apart from getting fresh air, learning about the science of growing things and enjoying the nutritional advantages of home-grown food, gardening promotes increased responsibility, patience and a greater respect for the […]

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10 indoor plants you can’t kill

Kookaburra horticulture

Filling your home with a touch of green can do wonders for the mind, body, soul… and it’s easy on the eyes too! If your green thumb is still ripening, we’ve found 10 brilliant indoor plants that thrive on neglect. They’re notĀ impossibleĀ to kill, but we think even the laziest of gardener could manage to keep […]

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Gardening for beginners: No-fail flowers

Image: Floret Flowers

I can do all sorts of things. Write. Read music. Change a nappy while talking on the phone. Sadly, gardening is not on the list. If you were born without a green thumb, it doesn’t mean you can never grow a gorgeous, low-maintenance garden. Start of small and build your confidence. Plant one (or all!) […]

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