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The Power of Healing Gardens

I was first introduced to a healing garden a couple of years ago by my yoga teacher. Although at the time I just thought it was a lovely looking garden, quite quiet and peaceful, and in-keeping with the spiritual nature of a yoga teacher – I didn’t realize just how life-changing healing gardens can be. […]

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Winter Chills and Spring Thrills in the Garden

  This season spring seems to be running a little later than normal in Melbourne, Australia and, like many gardeners, I am impatient to see it arrive and for a burst of color to explode in the garden. Fortunately, the colder-than-normal start to spring has allowed me to enjoy extended blossom times on the flowering […]

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Foodscaping: Creating an Edible Landscape

Edible gardening continues to be a hot interest in the gardening world. More than 1/3rd of American homes are growing edibles. As this interest in edibles grows, so does the conflict between growing for beauty or growing for eating. Fortunately, you can have both. Foodscaping or edible landscaping is a way to grow and enjoy […]

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Gardening Wisdom – Quotes from a Green Perspective

Well, it seems that the rain here in Melbourne these past few weeks has been continual and I now understand the frustration that Northern Hemisphere gardeners experience during the colder months when snow prevents you from getting outside and into the garden. However, instead of undertaking maintenance of gardening tools (and other similarly mundane items) […]

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