6 stylish houseplants that are safe for cats and dogs

If you plan to have pets and indulge your penchant for greenery in your new home, it's a good idea to know which plants...

From man-eaters to Pokémon: the weird world of cactus culture

Cacti are wonderfully weird and paradoxical plants. While their spines can make them appear menacing, they can also exhibit beautifully sculpted forms and produce the...

How to recycle old wine corks into cute mini planters

Have you amassed an extensive collection of wine corks? Instead of throwing them out, why not upcycle them into miniature planters to add some greenery...

Easy hacks for cleaning sand from your home

We love hitting up the beach as much as the next person, but one thing that can drag your day down after a day...

9 easy ‘summer vibe’ hacks for your home

As the warm weather starts to thaw us out after a long Australian winter, it's time to invite a fresh summer feel into your...

Save space in your rental with a vertical garden

It is easy to feel disheartened and discouraged if your gardening space is the size of a postage stamp, but you shouldn’t. This article has...

50 ideas for container gardens

Bored with the pots you use for container gardening? This summer, refresh your landscape and boost your curb appeal with our fun ideas for...

Easy-to-grow indoor plants that thrive

Growing indoor plants can be beneficial to both body and mind. Normal plant processes include absorbing CO2 and releasing moisture into the air. Physically,...

Spring activities: 6 great activities you should be doing this spring

After a wet winter, you’d be hard pressed to find anyone who wasn’t looking forward to some aspect of the season we're mid-way through....

The science behind gardening: Spotting climate change

As the weather warms and days lengthen, your attention may be turning to that forgotten patch of your backyard. This week we’ve asked our...