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Enchanting gardens

One of Joburg’s most enchanting gardens, The Gardens of St Christopher, is now hosting a four week gardening course for your domestic …

Dig deep

Tasks for April Plant spring bulbs (daffodils, ranunculus or freesias) after Easter in areas that receive sun to semi-shade. Water and fertilize …

Green Fingers

If you thought gardening was a hassle, think again! Reel Gardening has released an app that will guide you through the easy …

Your go-to garden tasks for November

Sow quick-growing annuals such as alyssum, cosmos, marigolds, nasturtiums, portulaca and zinnias. Space shade and semi-shade plants impatiens, begonias and mimulus well …

Get gardening

The five best summer flowers for sunny beds are alyssum, bedding dahlias, bedding salvia (Salvia splendens), marigolds, (petunias for the Cape) and …

Experiment with air plants

Bet you didn’t know that there are more than 650 types of air plants (Tillandsia) that can grow and thrive without soil? …

Gardening glory

We’re planting loads of hot-on-the eye colour to brighten up grey days (and those bleak-looking gardens). Conga is a new range of …

Not just a pretty pansy

These edible flowers aren’t just beautiful decorations, they’re delish treats too! Get adventurous and try incorporating some into your garden and your …

Easy gardening

The easiest plants to look after? The vygie of course. The vygie is tough and beautiful, with luminous, brilliantly coloured daisy like …

Community Caring

Last week we stumbled across a story that warmed our hearts! 702 radio host Jenny Crwys-Williams had been driving through Craighall when …