Garden Design

Why I Won’t Be Growing An Edible Verge


I was among those who lobbied my local councillor about street planting laws and was delighted when the BCC finally came out with their new policy allowing verge gardens in 2016. Admittedly, it could have been better. Jerry Coleby-Willliams offered valid criticism of its shortfalls and the policy could be much improved with his input… Read more

Garden Design, Planting for Wildlife, Urban Farming, Verge Planting, Weeds and Biosecurity

Where have all the flowers gone?

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What are the plants or flowers you remember from your youth? I remember sunflowers in the corners of the paddocks, the yellow rose on the tankstand, and the cheery relience of some gerberas who kept popping up no matter how grim life was. What flowers do you remember?

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