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Enter the iCutlivate photo competition in 2018. We all want to see your special garden photos and hope to gain inspiration from your gardens to help improve our own. The prize each month for 1st prize in the photo competition will be $50 AUD paid via Paypal and will be...
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Have you ever grown tomatoes in your vegetable garden or perhaps in tubs on a balcony? If you haven’t, I guess I have to ask; why not? There are two undeniable facts about growing tomatoes - they are one of the most commonly grown plants in backyard vegetable gardens and...
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Wood ash is a wonderful resource in the vegetable garden and everyone who has easy access to it should use it rather than disposing of it in some other way. It can be nutrient rich and used to improve nutrient access for your garden plants, and it is a very...
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How to Grow Yuccas Yuccas are an incredibly easy plant to grow, require very little maintenance and are being seen increasingly in contemporary gardens. However, if you prefer a more traditional garden, don't be concerned; there is always a place for yuccas. Yucca elephantipes is a commonly grown yu...
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Crepe Myrtles are a very hardy plant that can be grown in most climates. They are native to southeast Asia and northern Australia and are known for their beautiful flowers and amazing mottled trunks. Together, these provide both beauty and interest all year round. Plant Details Common Names: Crepe M...
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Port Wine Magnolias ( Michelia figo ) are commonly grown in many gardens and are a very good choice as hedges or screen plants. However, they are a beautiful shrub and can therefore also be found on their own in ornamental gardens providing a central focal point - so don’t...
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What is Your Favourite Variety of Tomato?
Which of the following commonly available tomato varieties do you prefer to grow in your vegetable garden?...
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  • Tumeric
    Can you take take turmeric buds bought from the health food store and grow them in soil?...
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  • What have you done in your garden during the past few days?
    What have you done in your #garden during the past few days? Please share. There are many people who would love to hear and learn....
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  • Propagating Port Wine Magnolias from Cuttings
    Chris E has asked on the youtube channel about propagating Port Wine Magnolias from cuttings. He says: "I love my Port Wine Magnolia. Unfortunately I ...
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