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Growing flowers not a patch on my veggies

Watching her own garden come together has, for Jeanne Viall, been a treat and a learning curve.

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The beauty of bonsai

Bonsai is an ancient art which focuses on styling containerised trees into shapes as seen in nature.

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Tips to grow your own vegetables

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

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Top landscape award for Mitchells Plain
September 19 2014 at 11:46

A landscaping of endemic fynbos is unusual for all sorts of reasons, writes Kay Montgomery.

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Gallery: Improving your garden's ecology
September 17 2014 at 12:21

In an age of environmental woe, should we change the role and the look of our gardens?

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Sow colour for summer
September 16 2014 at 12:01

Annuals provide masses of summer brightness and many can be sown into flower beds this month.

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White ironwood, lavender trees in spotlight
September 11 2014 at 11:56

The Vepris, found along the Cape coast right up to Kenya, is an evergreen which can be used as a decorative garden specimen.

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See a feast of fuschias
September 3 2014 at 11:50

One of the most widely cultivated plants in the world, fuchsias come in a kaleidoscope of colours and different forms.

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Kitchen garden a work of art
September 2 2014 at 11:55

Nothing compares to the pleasure of growing your own vegetables and herbs at home.

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Orchids: Gold in the Green Age
August 27 2014 at 12:00

The countdown has started for what must be the greatest flower show on Earth.

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Old trees are treasures that need good care
August 22 2014 at 11:50

Great advice from a top arborist for caring for grand and ageing trees this spring.

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More than just a pool
August 21 2014 at 11:35

If you enjoy entertaining guests outdoors, things will go swimmingly if you take the right approach, writes Deborah Dietsch.

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How soap can give you green fingers
August 20 2014 at 12:16

The humble bar of soap has many more uses than just washing your hands...

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