Archive for posts tagged with 'In the garden'

Queensland Garden Expo

In the Garden

Get the dirt on the Queensland Garden Expo

Green thumbs from across Queensland and beyond will converge on the 33rd annual Queensland Garden Expo in July. Event…

Bonsai

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Brisbane is getting a bonsai exhibition

The traditional Japanese art of bonsai will be celebrated at an exhibition in Brisbane. A Japanese tradition dating…

Centenary Landscaping

In the Home

Six ways to improve your home’s kerb appeal

You wouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but you probably would judge a house by its exterior. If you want your hom…

Succulent

In the Garden

The Succulent & Cactus Extravaganza is back

Stock up on nature’s hardiest — and trendiest — plants. The Succulovers — a local Facebook group dedicated to…

Plants

In the Garden

Exercise your green thumb at The Brisbane Plant Collectors Fair

Serious plant collectors will have a chance to get their hands on rare, unusual and hard-to-find plant species from…

Succulent

In the Garden

Ipswich is getting a Succulent & Cacti Extravaganza

Green thumbs, take note — a massive succulent and cactus sale is coming to town. The Succulovers — a local Facebook grou…

West Elm

In the Home

Get a free illustrated portrait of yourself at West Elm and Pottery Barn’s birthday party

Donald Trump made headlines earlier this month when it emerged that he’d bought an illustrated portrait of…

Enjoy the outdoors this winter

In the Garden

Enjoy the outdoors this winter

Enjoying a cuppa out on the balcony while you watch the sunrise, Sunday arvo BBQs with the family, garden parties with…

A garden in the palm of your hand

In the Garden

A garden in the palm of your hand

Want an entire garden that fits in the palm of your hand, requires minimal watering and looks luscious and green? Then…

Tickled pink in the garden

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Tickled pink in the garden

Tough and tenacious sometimes tugs at gardening emotions more than the bold and beautiful. People often ask what…

Purple patch in bloom

In the Garden

Purple patch in bloom

The city has a blue rinse when the jacarandas bloom. I thought our jacaranda tree in the front garden was gorgeous befor…

Nature has last word in Spring

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Nature has last word in Spring

Poetry springs pretty and witty from gardening. The first of anything brings a thrill of fresh beginnings. No…

Disturbing the peas

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Peas in our time

Is there a nicer embodiment of spring than picking a pea pod and biting into the sweet, crisp cargo within? Spring is…

Putting the garden in Garden City

In the Garden

Putting the garden in Garden City

Imagine the challenge of creating a garden for a shopping centre. Natalie Bayly is putting the garden back into Garden…

How to create a sensational sandpit

In the Garden

How to create a sensational sandpit

A sandpit can be a great addition to the backyard, providing a place for the kids to play and enjoy the outdoors…