Groundcovers with silvery foliage are well-suited to hot, dry areas, says Hilary Mauve.
Exercise a few times a week in old age can drastically improve your health.
As colour queens of the shade garden, fuchsias are at their flowering best in November every year.
Items 31 - 40 of 67
Decorate your garden this weekend with amusing art works.
Elsa Pooley gives advice on indigenous gardening.
Flora's Empire - a detailed history of British gardens in colonial India - is getting rave reviews in India.
Mention echinacea and people think of the herbal remedy. But to a gardener, something different springs to mind.
The vivid orange blooms of the indigenous bush lily or clivia (Clivia miniata) are a welcome sight in local gardens.
The humble vegetable garden is back in fashion!
KwaZulu-Natal nurseryman Eric Burgess says that now is the time to plan and plant your summer garden.
We should make far more use of pots, writes gardening columnist Kay Montgomery.
A waterwise food gardening campaign has been launched in garden centres across Gauteng.
Chris Dalzell has some tips for spring gardening in KwaZulu-Natal.
Whether you are a buyer or seller, wegotads is your online marketplace.
Buying a car has never been easy. Motoring.co.za contains a large database of car listings with a user friendly search.
Start searching today »
Make sure you find the best available airfares with our easy-to-use search engine.
Get your TV Highlights here
Get your Horoscopes here
You are here:
Home & Garden /
We like to make your life easier
Subscribe to one of our feeds and receive instant news.
Browse IOL on your phone at m.iol.co.za.
Subscribe to our newsletters. News delivered to your inbox!
TwitterJoin us now
FacebookJoin us now
Terms & Conditions
© Copyright 1999 - 2012 Independent Online, a division of Independent Newspapers (Pty) Limited. The copyright in the literary and artistic works contained in this online news publication and its other related and connected websites, as well as in the published editions of group newspapers, their supplements and any other content or material, belongs exclusively to Independent Newspapers (Pty) Limited unless otherwise stated.
The reproduction of any content or material contained in this online news publication and its other related websites as well as the published editions of group newspapers and their supplements is expressly reserved to the publisher, Independent Newspapers (Pty) Limited, under Section 12(7) of the Copyright Act of 1978. Reliance on the information contained in the online news publications and other related content published on this website is done at your own risk and subject to our “terms and conditions”. Independent Newspapers (Pty) Limited has committed itself to The Press Code of Professional Practice which prescribes that news must be reported in a truthful, accurate, fair and balanced manner. If we don't live up to the Press Code please contact The Press Ombudsman 2nd Floor, 7 St David’s Park, St David’s Place, Parktown, 2193 or PO Box 47221, Parklands 2121 or email firstname.lastname@example.org (www.ombudsman.org.za) or telephone 011 484 3612/8.