Both of us love our herbal teas and buy it quite regularly. However, recently we have been thinking of having a small potted “tea garden” where we can pick fresh leaves for our tea-making instead. We have already been making tea out of two of the plants in our garden. We have a small Lemon … More Tea for two: growing a tea garden
When we bought our suburban property a few years ago we wanted a yard, but I don’t think we quite knew exactly what we wanted to do with that yard. Neither of us had shown much interest in the past with gardening, however, we both loved going on walks in bushland. After moving in, we … More Planning for the future
When we started planting out our garden we wanted to make a concerted effort to have plants flowering all year round to both encourage the insects, but also the birds to our garden. We probably don’t have as many winter flowering plants as we would like at this stage, but we are getting there slowly. … More Winter blooms
Welcome to our blog! We are a couple living in the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Australia. Before buying our place we didn’t have much interest in gardening at all, but boy have things changed! When we first moved into our property just over 3 years ago, most of our land was taken up by lawn … More Welcome!