Gardens

Nov 13, 2020
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In the garden: Sophie’s Patch

One of South Australia’s most beloved horticulturists says gardening can help overcome many of the challenges faced in our modern world.

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Oct 29, 2020
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New roots in Windspiel Garden

With years of dedication, a weedy, sprawling Adelaide Hills property has been transformed into a lovely landscape.

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Oct 29, 2020
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Do you have problems with plants?

Don't be a dahlia in distress, gardening guru Michael Keelan is here to help with the solutions to all your horticultural horrors.

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Oct 15, 2020
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In the garden: Springing into snake season

Snake wrangler Rolly Burrell shares some tips on what do if you find one of nature’s slippery friends in your garden, and how he found himself in the catching career in the first place.

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Aug 27, 2020
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SALIFE Gardens & Outdoor Living spring 2020 issue out now!

The spring issue of SALIFE Gardens & Outdoor Living is out now, with Michael Keelan's guide to everything you need to do in the garden this season, advice on choosing tomatoes, and a look at how the state is recovering from last summer's devastating bushfires.

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Aug 20, 2020
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Dwarf fruit trees: Small blessings

Although small in stature, dwarf fruit trees produce full-size fruit and open up big possibilities for starting your own backyard orchard.

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Aug 13, 2020
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In the garden: Pots of colour

"Potted colour" are some of the most cheerful plants in the garden at any time of year. Geoff Prettejohn of Living Colour Nursery picks out a few of his personal favourites.

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Aug 6, 2020
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In the garden: The Great Indoors

Whether you have a bright, sunny windowsill or a dark, dull corner to decorate, indoor plants in all their variety can enliven any part of the home – and cheer you up in the process.

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Jul 30, 2020
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Give gardening a go!

Gardening is good for us in so many ways, and now more than ever is the perfect time to get your hands dirty.

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Jul 23, 2020
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In the garden: Darling Daphne

The scent of a flower can transport you back to distant memories. For Michael Keelan, that flower is daphne.

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Jun 24, 2020
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Camellias: By the light of the moon

Of all garden shrubs, the camellia’s foliage must be one of the most attractive – beautiful by day, and even on a moonlit night.

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Jun 11, 2020
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Gardening for good health

Each Saturday morning, a group of inner-city gardeners tends to an ecosystem that is cultivating more than just fruit and veggies.

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Jun 3, 2020
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In the garden: Winter wonderland

When many other plants are lying dormant in the cooler months, native shrubs can provide a welcome burst of colour for the garden.

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May 28, 2020
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In the garden: Grow some mustard greens

Mustard greens add a pungent, mustardy taste to salads that complements other cooler flavours, and they are an extremely quick and easy crop to grow.

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