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New Shoots: Carissa Lee

PeopleIf poet Carissa Lee were a plant she'd be a kangaroo paw.

Bob Griffin: “Go Forth my Young Writing Warrior”

PeopleBob Griffin was a gardener and nurseryman whose words and way of being helped shape The Planthunter.

Gumnut, Baby

CultureAn ode to the great Australian gumnut.

New Shoots: Nandi Chinna, Poet and Wanderer

PeopleWriting words and wild wanderings with Nandi Chinna.

Madness and Wonder: An Excerpt from The Gardener’s Year

Botanica, CultureAn excerpt from Karel Čapek's glorious book, The Gardener's Year

Writing and Wombating: a Chat with Jackie French

PeopleFreya Latona catches up with the beloved Australian author, ecologist and gardener.

Nature as Muse: Landscapes that Inspired Literature

CultureLandscape and literature - a match made in heaven!

Weeds Might Save the World

CultureWeeds are valuable resources in the age of the Anthropocene.

Bill Henson’s Post-Industrial Walled Garden

GardensVisit this acclaimed Australian artist's incredible courtyard garden in Melbourne.

The Night Gardeners: A Short Story

CultureA magical tale about cultivating beauty in an abandoned garden.

Daniel Shipp’s Cast of Ugly Misfits

Art & DesignMeet photographer Daniel Shipp's gang of ugly plant misfits in their first ever glamour shoot.

River Garden Diaries: And then the Snake (and the Rain) Came

GardensThat time a diamond python visited my garden.

Horticultural Semiotics: Ugly Beautiful Los Angeles

GardensLos Angeles is ugly but only if you don’t have the eyes to see it...

The Way of the Gardener

CultureWe're killing our world. This is why love, and gardening, matters.

Kate Wall is a Gardener of Weeds

PeopleWelcome to Kate Wall's weedy world!

A Love Letter to My Neighbour’s Ugly Garden

GardensFreya Latona's neighbour has a beautifully ugly garden.

The World’s Ugliest Plants

Botanica, CultureIs a gerbera uglier than a penis shaped plant that stinks of rotting meat?