What makes a winner? Gillian Vine finds out when she
visits an Alexandra garden.
Easter is the traditional time to clean up the garden and
reflect on what have been the star and blah vegetables, says
It might belong to Australia, but Gillian Vine finds plenty
of New Zealand connections on Norfolk Island.
A small Milton garden catches Gillian Vine's
One of our most popular natives, cabbage trees have
bloomed spectacularly this summer. Gillian Vine reports.
Gifts for gardeners can cost as little, or as much, as you
want, says Gillian Vine.
Native shrubs or small trees suitable for almost every
garden, and pittosporums are grown for their foliage, Gillian
Long-lived woodland plants, trilliums have great appeal,
says Gillian Vine.
Over the years, gardens change. Gillian Vine looks at the
challenges of keeping to the spirit of a centuries-old
A Carey's Bay garden is full of history but the current
residents have also made it their own, writes Gillian
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