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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...
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Naked Ladies – Amaryllis and Autumn Crocus
There are two autumn-flowering plants with the common name of naked ladies. Amaryllis Amaryllis (Amaryllis belladonna) are closely related...
Seed Companies: We are often asked where old-fashioned or rare varieties of seeds can be found. The following companies should...
Ladco Blaster Nozzle
The hose nozzle mentioned by Don recently on A Current Affair is a Ladco Blaster Nozzle. RRP is $6.94 It...
Water Plants – Lotus
There are a number of different plants throughout the world that are referred to under the name of lotus (family...
Flood recovery tips
Flood recovery tips The March 2011 issue of Burke’s Backyard magazine, on sale nationally from Monday, February 21, has a...
Growing persimmons In the April 2010 issue of Burke’s Backyard magazine, on sale now nationally, our ‘Kitchen Garden’ section has...
Dead Patches in Lawns/Dogs Diet
Circular dead patches in your lawn can be caused by your female dog urinating in the middle of the lawn. ...
Don Burke and his makeover team turned a storm-damaged backyard into a wonderful French-flavoured country-style hobby farm, complete with rustic...
Organic – Don’s New Book – Available at all good bookstores
Australia’s foremost authority on everything that’s happening in Aussie backyards, Don Burke has been growing vegies and keeping chooks ever...