Tips

Beans

Speedy summer vegies to go in now

Get out into the vegie patch and plant some home grown produce

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Water Feature

Water cools the summer garden

There’s nothing better than the sight of a container of water or the soft sound of a fountain to create a cool atmosphere in the summer garden

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Summer Garden

Protect, Plant, Produce – Three Ps for the summer garden

Summer’s arrived so here are some timely summer garden hints from Yates.

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Christmas gifts for gardeners

Here are a few Christmas gift suggestions from Yates

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Tomatoes

Still time for tomatoes

Because the soil is warm, tomato seeds can be sown direct into garden beds

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An alpha guide to the summer garden

An A to Z guide on what to do in the garden in December

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Ground covers keep soil cool

When we think of mulch, we seldom think of nature’s own living mulches: the low growing plants that spread over the soil

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Gifts for a Gardener

Here’s a number of seasonal suggestions from Yates.

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Summer Vegetables A to Z

Get out into the vegie patch and plant some home grown produce

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Summer Gardening

Summer can be the most difficult season in the Australian garden but, with its abundance of colour and lots of growth, it can also be one of the most rewarding.

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Summer Garden

Summer Holiday Gardening Tips

If potted plants, flowers and gardens are being left over a summer holiday, here are some top tips from Angie to help them survive

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Christmas Garden Preparation Checklist

If you’re hosting this years Christmas family event at your house, it is worthwhile getting your garden and entertaining area in shape. We have some really simple tips on how to get your garden in great form so you can impress your guests.

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Protecting potted plants in summer

Angie Thomas from Yates shares, if you know it’s going to be hot the following day,move your pots into the shade the day before and fill their saucers with water.

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Sun safety for your plants

Flowering shrubs are beautiful at this time of year but not all of them do well in extreme heat.

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