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Don’s Tips: Winter Wattle
There’s nothing more Australian than a gorgeous, golden wattle and when you think about it, in the depths of winter...
Don’s Tips: Feature Plants
Does your garden lack OOMPH? Does it lack drama, verve or panache? Well you need one or more plants...
Don’s Tips: Drills
Electric drills have come a long way. The modern screw driver and drill all in one is a fabulous...
Don’s Tips: Sharks & Magpies
What do you do about sharks that attack people? What do you do about aggressive magpies? Well we must...
Don’s Tips: Men Breaking Themselves
We men have a frightening tendency to break ourselves. Men fall out of trees, off roofs or off ladders....
Don’s Tips: Clivias
We all have that rather shady and sometimes dry area where nothing grows well. … Well! This sounds like...
Don’s Tips: Fuchsias
Are you in the mood for something old-fashioned? Something soft & girly, but that’s fun for the kids....
Don’s Tips: Bottlebrushes
This has been a wonderful year for bottlebrush plants. In many ways bottlebrushes are the most useful of all...
Don’s Tips: How To Help The Environment
Do you want to do your bit for the environment? Well here goes, in order: 1. Feed the local...
Don’s Tips: Grouping Plants
Using one each of every plant that you like in your garden is unlikely to create a good look....
Don’s Tips: How To Plant A Plant
Today, it’s back to basics: how to plant a plant. To plant a living thing successfully, you must...
Don’s Tips: Strawberry Pots
Of all the fruits that you can grow at home, none beat the delicious strawberry. Strawberries are dead easy...