Gardening

Grow some food, create a nature haven, design spaces to relax and play.

A buzz of insect activity helps your garden

09-Jan-2018


If you watch a garden intently for long enough, you will notice a buzz of insect activity - in the air, on plants, in flowers, and within the soil. It’s easy to...

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Getting started with microgreens

08-Nov-2017


  Microgreens are the “saucer on a windowsill” herbs and leafy greens that have risen to fame as petite garnishes on the plates of celebrity chefs like Curtis Stone. While they’re now stocked at some farmer’s markets...

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How to grow your own sprouts

20-Dec-2017


Growing your own sprouts at home is fun and easy. It’s a perfect activity to get the kids interested in producing their own food as they can watch progress each day. Minimal equipment...

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Seasonal Planting for kitchen gardens - with Anne Gibson

08-Nov-2017


  Living Smart speaks with The Micro Gardener, Anne Gibson on gardening for the seasons in our region.   How would you describe our south-east Queensland climate? We have a...

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