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Transform your garden with splendour of roses

Remove old and diseased plants and replace them with strong, resistant varieties, says Kay Montgomery.

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Useful manual for lovers of gardening

The Constantia Valley Garden Club has reprinted its well-illustrated handbook, My Gardening Notebook for Western Cape Gardeners.

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Building a botanical paradise on a balcony

Pots and plants of all varieties can be used to liven up your outdoor living space, writes Jeanne Viall.

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Orchid fever grips South Africa
May 15 2014 at 12:00

Get ready for the 21st World Orchid Convention and Show which comes to South Africa in September, writes Kay Montgomery.

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Gallery: Planting a haven for insects
May 14 2014 at 12:03

Growing an indigenous garden is rewarded by visits from birds, bees and chameleons, writes Jeanne Viall.

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Preparing your garden for spring
May 13 2014 at 12:00

Sweet peas can add colour and fresh fragrance to your garden, writes Hilary Mauve.

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Desert jewels for a greener oasis
May 12 2014 at 12:03

Now is the time to develop a water-wise garden filled with indigenous succulents, writes Kay Montgomery.

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Getting back to their roots
May 12 2014 at 12:03

An allotment project is enabling flat-dwellers and city types to grow vegetables and herbs, providing a welcome escape to the country, writes Lindsay Ord.

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Let there be spaces in your garden
May 9 2014 at 12:00

Traditional Japanese designs have much to teach us about the importance of space, writes Kay Montgomery.

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Create your own garden graffiti
May 8 2014 at 11:57

From mossy accents on garden statues to artistic to furry green 'graffiti' on stone walls, moss gives a magical effect.

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Crocks away! A gardening myth shattered
May 6 2014 at 14:51

Gardening advice that lining the bottom of plant pots with broken pieces of terracotta improves drainage may be doing more harm than good.

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Add colour with unusual attractions
May 5 2014 at 12:03

Your local nurseryman can be a treasure trove of information on plants that can make your garden unique.

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Spring into action with colourful bulbs
April 24 2014 at 12:05

Now is the time to plant bulbs for colour in your spring garden this August, writes Kay Montgomery.

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