We are giving away a fantastic pack of Eco Organic Garden products.
Plant of the month
Hailing from South Africa, proteas make fantastic feature shrubs and, with their long stems, are superb cut flowers, too. Angus Stewart runs through the three genera – Protea, Leucospermum and Leucadendron – and shares his growing tips.
Jennifer Stackhouse visits Old WesleyDale in Mole Creek, Tasmania, where a relatively young garden weaves seamlessly around 19th-century stone structures. Neatly trimmed hedges and elephant topiary sit alongside flower beds, fruit trees and striking sculpture pieces.
Ditch bland, shop-bought carrots and grow your own for superior sweetness and texture. Carrots are suitable for all climates, and a good crop for growing in pots and containers. And it isn’t just kids who love pulling up a fresh carrot!
One lucky reader wins Phil Dudman, our horticultural editor, for a day of work in their garden. PLUS a fantastic prize pack of garden gear from Gardena, worth $1,500, to get the job done.