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Where to keep the compost bin

Barbara Damrosch has some thoughts about where to put kitchen scraps before they go to the compost heap...

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Firescaping 10 - Tulbaghia violacea LS

Fight fire from the ground up [Gallery]

Firescaping helps you landscape a defensible space against wildfires.

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Copy of Evergreen 4 - Camellia japonica [1]
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Make your garden glow

Follow these handy tips to keep it in great summer conditions.

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Browse Garden

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Tips to grow your own vegetables
December 11 2014 at 11:47

Gilda and Linda Galvad from Sought after Seedlings are experts in organic vegetable gardening.

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Fascinating world of fabulous fuchsias
December 2 2014 at 11:44

Fuchsias have a long flowering season. Kay Montgomery has some tips on how best to tend them.

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A brighter future for the lawn
November 26 2014 at 11:38

Adrian Higgins looks at an exhibition devoted to the garden lawn

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Put the welcome mat out for birds
November 25 2014 at 10:36

November 29 is South Africa's 30th annual Birding Big Day. Kay Montgomery has tips to get birds into your garden.

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Design your own outdoor oasis
November 20 2014 at 10:37

Follow these tips for revamping your patio this summer.

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Saving our heritage with heirloom plants
November 19 2014 at 11:46

Jeanne Viall visits a Somerset West garden which serves as seed propagator.

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Simple rules for a formal look
November 14 2014 at 11:18

One of the principal rules of garden design is to create harmony between the house and the garden, writes Kay Montgomery.

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SA plants put down roots to flourish abroad
November 13 2014 at 11:47

Hilary Mauve's travels showed her how plants can flourish far away from home...

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Submit to a summer garden fantasy
October 30 2014 at 12:03

Indulge yourself by visiting a host of magnificent homesteads from Franschhoek to Constantia.

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Plant a bulb for Christmas
October 24 2014 at 11:47

Beautiful flowering bulbs in stylish containers make perfect Christmas gifts. Here's how to make your own...

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