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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Angus Stewart on Attracting Native Animals to the Garden

GardensA chat with the boss man of Australian native plants about creating habitat gardens.

River Garden Diaries: Neighbourly Relations

GardensA story about romance, pragmatism and wildlife in Georgina Reid's river garden.

Designer Chat: Andy Sturgeon

GardensMeet one of the UK's leading garden designers, Andy Sturgeon!

Plant/Life: Heronswood House and Garden

GardensHeronswood is home to The Digger's Club's living catalogue of rare plants and heirloom seeds. And it's gorgeous!

Plant / Life: William Dangar’s Bondi Garden

Gardens, PeopleVisit Sydney landscape landscape designer William Dangar's lush Bondi garden with us!

A Guide to Creating Mystery in the Garden

GardensA chat to two of Australia's foremost garden designers - Michael McCoy and Fiona Brockhoff - about creating mystery in the garden.

Robin McLay: The Gentle Gardener

GardensRobin McLay, owner of Brookfield Garden Centre, is a woman of the earth.

Designing with Nature: The 2018 Australian Landscape Conference

GardensAustralia's favourite landscape conference is back in 2018, featuring a stellar lineup of speakers.

Plant/Life: Adelaide Botanic Gardens Wetland

GardensCheck out this award-winning urban wetland in Adelaide with us!

Waterfall Cottage: An Enchanted Garden

GardensWe visit an enchanting Sydney garden, complete with it's own waterfall!

Open House, Open Garden

GardensWe swing by landscape designer Phillip Wither's garden at this year's The Design Files Open House.

The Dirt: Janet Laurence

Gardens, PeopleA chat about plants, politics and hope with highly acclaimed Australian artist Janet Laurence.

Wilderness and Garden-Making, Post-Internet

GardensDavid Godshall riffs on the relationship between wilderness and garden making, pre and post internet.

Kids Gone Wild: Nature Play in the City

GardensA new nature playground has just opened in Sydney's Centennial Park. It's wild!

Claire Takacs’ World Tour of Wild Gardens

GardensCheck out 10 of the world's most wildly beautiful gardens with photographer Claire Takacs.

Designer Profile: Xanthe White

Art & Design, GardensFind out more about this talented and passionate NZ garden designer's work, design philosophy and more.

Global Gardens of Peace: Building Gardens, Healing Communities

GardensWe chat with landscape architect Andrew Laidlaw about the healing power of gardens.

Plant/Life: The National Rhododendron Gardens

GardensWe drop by the largest rhododendron collection in the southern hemisphere!