Issues

56. Lust

Lust is a slippery slope. You start collecting just one tillandsia, orchid or hosta, and then suddenly you need all 650 species. Now. One of the seven deadly sins, though perhaps not up there with wrath or pride, lusty old lust is dangerous, intoxicating and exciting. Join us a lust fuelled waterslide this month. We’ve got aphrodisiac plants, fashion, garden envy and more. You’ll want more. And more. And just a little bit more…

Phoebe Stephens’ Wild Brisbane Garden

GardensGet lost in Phoebe's wild garden with us!

Native Orchid Rescue

BotanicaDive into the complex dynamics of Australian native orchid propagation.

Fashion x Plants x Lust Survey: Kuwaii’s Kristy Barber

PeopleThe founder of Kuwaii answers our lust survey!

Ecosexuality: Earth as Lover, not Mother

CultureBe an ecosexual. Love the earth.

Plant/Life: Jenny Rose-Innes

GardensVisit this magnificent relaxed formal Bowral garden with us!

Fashion x Plants x Lust Survey: Stephanie Devine

PeopleThe founder of the Very Good Bra answers our lusty survey!

Sexologist Juliet Allen on Lust and Nature

PeopleFreya Latona chats with sexologist Juliet Allen about the relationship between lust and nature

Plants: Nature’s Aphrodisiacs

BotanicaSexy-time with Plants! You'll be happy to find many an aphrodisiac lurking in your veggie patch or pantry...

Fashion x Plants x Lust Survey: Kelly Elkin

PeopleWe chat fashion, plants and lust with the co-founder of Well Made Clothes, our favourite online ethical fashion shop.

The Lusty Origin Story of Perfume

CultureStick your nose into ancient stories of scent.

A Tropical Brisbane Garden Wonderland

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