It’s barely the first week of November and summer has well and truly commenced in Brisbane town. With school holidays fast approaching, and Christmas just around the corner, our home gardens are about to become the star of the party. A luscious space for the whole family to enjoy is a quintessential part of the Brisbane summer. Alas, that scorching summer sun, all to quickly it has your gardens wilting and your water bill ever increasing. Never fear our tips and ticks to design and maintain a water-wise garden is here.
Have a blank wall or bare fence that needs a little something extra? A vertical garden could be a trendy, practical and easy solution to make use of your unused space or even to create more shade and privacy.
Almost every homeowner loves the look and feel of a nice green lawn around their home. It not only gives the family a great place to play, relax and entertain, it adds value to the property. Verdant lawns look wonderful, but once they become patchy, yellow or scruffy, they make the whole garden look awful.
The weather is getting cooler now, which means it’s time to get started with the year’s next phase of garden maintenance.
While we’ve had a growing focus on environmental sustainability for some time now, we’re seeing an increasingly health-conscious society emerging in Brisbane. We’re demanding higher standards in our food—and we’re always looking for responsibly sourced organic produce, and innovative ways of improving our diet and dining experiences.