Luke Quinn

Luke Quinn is a tall, dark and handsome gardener. He gardens at home and in a community garden, where he loves growing plants to eat, admire and smell. Plant origins and species interconnection get him more excited than a bee at Floriade.

Composting: Give Nature a Prod

How-ToA very entertaining guide by Luke Quinn on composting cows and in-laws.

The Mallows We Weave

BotanicaOccasionally I get so obsessed with a family of plants that I stalk each member thoroughly, to…

In Sex We’re All The Same

Botanica, CultureI have a wonderful book called Plant Breeding for the Home Gardener, by plant geneticist and horticulturist Joseph…

Walking The Larapinta

Botanica, CultureSprawling west from Alice Springs are the entrancing West MacDonnell Ranges. I recently spent a…

The Timbre of Timber

CultureI walked into James Robinson’s cramped workshop, one of a few businesses under a big grey apartment…

Fresh From The Pharm Gate

Botanica, HarvestIt would be understandable if you thought I could eat and house myself with the eloquence of…

Composting Possums

BotanicaApparently there are many non-compostable materials in the world. I have been told by a number of…