There's still time - and no reason not to - to get your lawn into tip-top shape for the coming summer season.
Design a functional vegetable garden and reap the harvest with organic, home-grown vegetables from nature's pantry.
Let us find a place in our gardens for the bright and beautiful flowers that are our heritage, writes Kay Montgomery.
The blaze of colour of Clivia miniata must surely earn it the title of SA's most spectacular indigenous spring flower.
Outdoor lounge furniture that also lights up the garden in different colours looks fabulous, writes Helen Grange
Plants that provide pollen and nectar encourage pollinators like the Cape honeybee, butterflies and moths to visit your garden.
Annuals can be used to bring an eye-catching kaleidoscope of colours to your garden.
It's the time of year when South Africans are encouraged to plant indigenous trees.
This selection of easy-to-grow fruits and herbs will have you exchanging gardening gloves for dancing shoes.
Now is the time to celebrate Arbor Week by planting a forest of indigenous trees in your garden.
It's almost full-on Braai Season, so add herbs to your garden that will make your barbecue one to be talked about.
These plants offer a glorious display of colour, form and texture and to top it all are low maintenance, writes Kay Montgomery.
Every spring garden should have some easy-to-grow perennial daisies, writes Melanie Walker.
With the determined efforts of breeders, gardeners in most parts of SA are now able to create this style of indigenous garden.
The fleeting rain this winter has not filled the dams and waterwise gardening is the way forward, writes Kay Montgomery.