Gillian Vine

Striking gold in the Solomons

Striking gold in the Solomons

The Solomon Islands are considered the hottest Pacific destination, says Gillian Vine.

Spoilt for choice

Spoilt for choice

Now is the time to choose smaller trees for autumn colour, says Gillian Vine.

At home in a terraced paradise

At home in a terraced paradise

Learning as they go has been a positive experience for a Dunedin couple. Gillian Vine reports.

Plant now, save later

Plant now, save later

It's not too late to plant some vegetables for winter, says Gillian Vine.

Beauty concentrated into tiny plot

Beauty concentrated into tiny plot

Tiny gardens can be surprisingly varied, says Gillian Vine.

An eye for colour

An eye for colour

A major dahlia show will be staged in Waikouaiti later this month, a first for the town, writes Gillian Vine.

Foreign influence

Foreign influence

The influence of gardeners who have migrated from their homelands is apparent in Australia, as well as New Zealand, says Gillian Vine.

Traditional and choice

Traditional and choice

Roses abound in a Milton garden. Gillian Vine reports.

Winds of change

Winds of change

Shelter and water conservation techniques have made all the difference to an Otago Peninsula garden, reports Gillian Vine.

Jingle dells

Jingle dells

With Christmas less than two weeks away, Gillian Vine looks at some garden-themed gift ideas.