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Frequent Browser
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I am a backyard gardener of absolutely no repute! I garden for boredom relief and the ability to snack on fresh produce.Many media releases keep remin ...

Established Contributor
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I would really love to get a passionfruit going, but haven't had much success. I know they're heavy feeders so i prepared the soil thoroughly. First o ...

Junior Contributor
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I bought this plant to support the bees but it has dried up while it is supposed to bloom in this month.I need to go outside for a picture first. (but ...

Budding Browser
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Hey everyone!My mother has 2 rock gardens but they are really ugly now. Old flowers, most of them withered so we need to renovate it. However, I have ...

New Contributor
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Ground Cover PlantsWe have these plants on the west side of the building but I don’t know what they are and whether these can be propagated to grow on ...

Community Manager Jason
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It might be a little cold and wet outside, but there's still jobs to do around the garden that will help it to thrive when the warmer weather arriv ...

Valued Contributor
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Keen to hear Adam's thoughts on the best way to control weeds in the garden. Is pulling them out by hand more or less effective than using a weed kill ...

Junior Contributor
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Another quick gardening question. Is now the right time to prune roses? If so, can anyone give some quick and easy tips? We've inherited some old rose ...

Budding Contributor
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I am looking for ideas for screening plants and also ground cover. The ground cover would be between our bluestone rounds that we've put down to rep ...

Community Manager Jason
Community Manager
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Spring has sprung, and lawn mowers across the country are getting a workout. Our latest poll asks whether you ever leave your grass clippings on the ...

Regular Browser
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What do you get when you mix a girls love for crackers, dip and succulents? This DIY project was super simple for a drill novice like me, and the end ...

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We've just moved from Sydney to Tassie into our first home after years of living in a dark flat with equally damp dark garden. I now have a beautiful ...

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