Travel story

Piet Oudolf has changed the way we think about gardens.

Piet Oudolf has changed the way we think about gardens.
jobs

It's time to tackle the new season in the garden

It's time to tackle the new season in the garden
Roses

Everything is coming up roses

Everything is coming up roses
NZ ideas

Marlborough's hills, valleys and coastlines have seen much change over the past two hundred years.

Marlborough's hills, valleys and coastlines have seen much change over the past two hundred years.
Melianthus

Linda has long been smitten by the serrated blue leaves of Honeybush, Melianthus major.

Linda has long been smitten by the serrated blue leaves of Honeybush, Melianthus major.
Join

Join the Club!

Join the Club!
strawberry

Grow your own strawberries

Grow your own strawberries
Meet charlotte

Meet Charlotte Webb, Southern Highlands Botanic Gardens

Meet Charlotte Webb, Southern Highlands Botanic Gardens
Peas

More peas, please!

More peas, please!
Lessons from a master

Here are 10 top tips for more exciting gardens from Great Dixter's Fergus Garrett.

Here are 10 top tips for more exciting gardens from Great Dixter's Fergus Garrett.
Video

VIDEO Bulbs are all about colour and fragrance. It’s good to wait until May when soils have cooled after that horrendous summer and so has the air temperature.

VIDEO Bulbs are all about colour and fragrance. It’s good to wait until May when soils have cooled after that horrendous summer and so has the air temperature.
GC Podcast

Sandra and graham talk about the veggie patch

Sandra and graham talk about the veggie patch
Asparagus

Long live the crowns!

Long live the crowns!
Meet Alan

Meet Japanese Maple Grower, Alan Jackson

Meet Japanese Maple Grower, Alan Jackson
Staar of the Season: Dahlia

Sandra's Favourite Dahlias

Sandra's Favourite Dahlias
Tools

Tony Matson says sharp and clean makes gardening easier

Tony Matson says sharp and clean makes gardening easier
Italy

Join Michael McCoy in Italy!

Join Michael McCoy in Italy!

Garden Clinic Blog

Swagman Platinum Membership Pack

Swagman Platinum Membership Pack

Whats in the Swagman Platinum Membership Pack? All of the ingredients to make our Magic Mix plus our favourite 8L sprayer

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Star of the Season: Willowy Windflower

Star of the Season: Willowy Windflower

Lovely in a shaded border or woodland, or as an under-storey plant, the waving stems of the Japanese windflower are one of the many joys of the autumn garden.

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What to do this week: A bad season for lawn grub!

What to do this week: A bad season for lawn grub!

Much worse than usual, the warmth and the moisture has caused a proliferation of lawn grub, the worst in a decade! Typically you notice the damage before you see the pest.

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What to do this week: Time to take cuttings

What to do this week: Time to take cuttings

Take advantage of warm temperatures to take cuttings of woody plants like lavender, rosemary, justicia (Brazilian Plume Flower), azalea, camellia, brugmansia (Angels Trumpet) and rhododendron.

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What to do this week: Summer Prune Stone Fruit Trees

What to do this week: Summer Prune Stone Fruit Trees

This week in the garden it's time to prune your stone fruit, and dead-head your agapathus

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