Recent Post by Helen Tuton


Generally when we think of backyard habitat, we think of beautiful birds and butterflies, fantastic frogs, persistent possums and a […]

Frog Ponds

Like a famous American frog once said, “It’s not easy being green”, and this is particularly true for our amazing […]

June in Your Patch

Ok, it’s official, winter is upon us. And while it may seem easier to curl up on the couch with […]

Broccoli and Cauliflower

Essentially, broccoli and cauliflower are sisters… albeit sisters with different coloured heads, but sisters all the same. As such their […]


The exquisite flavour and versatility of home grown eggplants makes them a summer garden essential.  Some people think they look […]