Gardens

‘…a garden is fundamentally a place for use by people. It is not a static picture created in plants…’ – John Brooks

We love nothing more than hunting out the most interesting, loved, and beautiful gardens around the world and sharing them with you! From humble suburban gardens to cactus collectors in rural Victoria and jungle gardens in Mexico, we’ve got your green needs covered.

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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...

A Love Letter to My Neighbour’s Ugly Garden

GardensFreya Latona's neighbour has a beautifully ugly garden.

Falling into the Future: Nostalgia, Grief and Granny’s Begonia

GardensAn exploration of grief and nostalgia, framed by the story of a pot plant.

Plant / Life: Andrea Fitzpatrick of Botanick Brisbane

Gardens, PeopleAndrea has transformed an industrial wasteland into a plant paradise.

The Dirt: David Fripp and Blake Jolley

Gardens, PeopleCheck out THE BEST plant collection we've ever stumbled across!

A Small, Wild and Well Loved Suburban Garden

GardensVisit the Brisbane garden of ikebana enthusiast and botanist Carolyn Sandercoe.

River Garden Diaries: Composting jellyfish and other meanderings

GardensGrowing vegetables, composting, the garden as temple. Another rambling essay by Georgina Reid.

Plant/Life: Wildenstein

GardensWildenstein is a rambling 12-acre garden in the Blue Mountains town of Mount Wilson

Sharon Pie’s Garden Compound

GardensWe drop by the Pie family compound in Brisbane (and fall in love with Sharon).

From Damascus to Kyoto: Victoria Alexander’s Garden Travels

GardensDive into part two of Victoria Alexander's world tour of planty places.

Designer Profile: TALC Studio

Art & Design, GardensMeet a pair of plant-obsessed San Francisco-based designers of intentionally chaotic gardens.

From Oaxaca to Amsterdam: Victoria Alexander’s Garden Travels

GardensA world garden tour with author and photographer Victoria Alexander.

Plant / Life: A Lush Fitzroy Garden

GardensA lush Melbourne garden designed by Amanda Oliver.

Phoebe Stephens’ Wild Brisbane Garden

GardensGet lost in Phoebe's wild garden with us!

Plant/Life: Jenny Rose-Innes

GardensVisit this magnificent relaxed formal Bowral garden with us!

Thou Shalt Not Covet Thy Neighbour’s Garden

GardensA tale of street-side garden envy!

A Tropical Brisbane Garden Wonderland

GardensA visit to Sebastian Di Mauro's glorious tropical garden in Brisbane.