Jaboticaba is a very popular South American cherry variety which is native to Brazil, Paraguay and Northern Argentina and adapts well to tropical and sub-tropical climates. It is a truly unique plant in that both the flowers and fruit grow directly from the trunk of the tree. The whole fruit is purple (resembling a grape) and very juicy.
Meyer lemons make for an incredible lemon tart and are in season now. Try this simple recipe at home.
There is no way to get around having insects in the garden; however, you can successfully scare the bad bugs away by incorporating useful plants into your landscape.
Australian and New Zealand researchers have partnered to create a soil type dataset and visualisation tool.
It might seem a strange topic for our climate here on the Sunny Coast, but with the early arrival of winter last week we had plenty of queries about dealing with frost in the hinterland and on the range. Here are a few global tips on dealing with frost in your garden.