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Money savers links
May 2012 BBY magazine money-savers links, recipes and contacts For our list of money-savers links to freebies, cheapies and recycled...
Happy Plant – Dracaena fragrans ‘Massangeana’
Some of the unforgettable things which were popular in the 1970’s were shag pile carpet, the bean bag and the...
Water Repellent Soils
One of the most common mistakes people make is not watering properly. It’s an easy mistake to make since you...
The plant which is most frequently asked about is one with beautiful foliage and spectacular very tall flowers. These are...
Protection From Possums
Possums love munching on vegetable and fruit plants in the garden. We showed one way of protecting the vegies. Don...
Get Fact Sheets from Burke’s Backyard
Listen to Don’s Podcast here Radio Recipes For tips on the best vegies to grow now, click here For our...
One of the biggest trends in Australia these days is to dine and entertain alfresco. To do that comfortably you...
Why Plants Turn Red
It’s autumn, and soon many plants will be turning glorious shades of red. A fascinating explanation of why plants turn...
Bamboos are wonderful plants and there are over a thousand different species and dozens of garden varieties. In eastern Asia...
Aloe vera: The French Alternative
What do you do when you’ve forgotten the mosquito repellant? Or maybe you’re suffering from sunburn and need a solution...
Clumping Bamboo Bamboo has a very bad reputation in Australia because in the past, gardeners planted invasive running species such...