Awe Inspiring Kimberleys

Angus Stewart takes a cruise through the top end to explore one of Australia’s great wildernesses and the awesome diversity of plants that live there.   The Kimberleys have a particular place in Australian culture as one of the great wilderness…

A Festival of Flowers

With winter in full swing and a cold and drizzly week ahead we are happy to sit back and anticipate the spring to come. Sandra Ross reflects on touring the NSW spring festival circuit last year, what has become a…

San Giuliano

Michael McCoy travels through Sicily and reports on a garden that made him rethink his opinion of cactus!   I’m happy to confess that I’m no lover of cactus.  I find them amazing, and compelling in their weirdness, but I’ve…

Country Life

A romantically pretty country garden, on the edge of the city. That’s the dream of the owners of The Old Vicarage in London’s Petersham. Find out how they made it a reality in this excerpt from Great Gardens of London.…

The Brilliance of Burle Marx

Sandra Ross adores the tropical landscapes of Brazil, so to learn more she visited the father of Brazilian landscape architecture at his home, Sitio Roberto Burle Marx. The home, studio and garden of Burle Marx is aptly called the Garden of Wonders,…