Landscape designers – a history of modern landscape design

Very little happens by chance and the work by contemporary landscape designers is no exception. There is a rich history in landscape design and to better understand the work of contemporary landscape designers today it is helpful to take a look at the first ‘modern’ landscape...
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Herb gardens – grow your own herbal remedies

Now that we’ve looked at the history of herbs and how to design your own herb garden, let’s take a look at some easy to grow herbs and their medicinal properties. Herbal remedies are not a cure for disease or ailments but rather help the body heal itself. Herbs help the body by...
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Herb garden design – what style of herb garden should I have?

Growing herbs is fun and can contribute to a healthier way of life. Herbs have a myriad of uses from medicinal and culinary to creating sensual pleasure. Whether you have a large garden, live in an inner city terrace or an apartment with only a windowsill or balcony, the...
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Herbs in the garden – a quick history

Herb and spice plants are a wonderful addition to the garden and have been used throughout the ages for culinary, medicinal and aromatic purposes. Here’s a quick trip through history to understand the use of herbs and spices and how they have retained their relevance and...
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Win a luxurious Lilianfels Blue Mountains Escape Package

To celebrate Autumn we’d like to reward our wonderful Facebook supporters with an opportunity to win a luxurious Escape Package at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa valued at $489. Just follow this link to “Like” us on Facebook to be in the draw to win...
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