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  • graibeard's Northern  garden [archived]

    Northern garden Archived

    For years this was part of the chook run, it’s also the spot where I buried all the runner grass (Kikuyu etc.) at a depth of 0.5 to 1.5 metres, there was a lot of it! This was then topped with bark and sweepings from the wood heap. There&#...

    Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victoria, Australia USDA 10

  • graibeard's East bed garden [archived]

    East bed garden Archived

    This was the bog garden until the plug was pulled. It’s now a mixed garden that gets watered predominately by the patio and path run-off. History The ‘bog’ consists of two areas, a long (2m x 0.4m) stainless steel trough 0.4m dee...

    Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victoria, Australia USDA 10

  • graibeard's Central West garden [archived]

    Central West garden Archived

    This bed used to have half the blow away (el’ cheapo garden shed) sitting on it, before the shed was moved north, under the oak tree where all the glass and assorted rubbish was buried. Apparently when the house was built there was no garbag...

    Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victoria, Australia USDA 10

  • graibeard's Central East garden [archived]

    Central East garden Archived

    The first and easiest bed to resurrect. It’s been the mainstay for tomatoes, pumpkins, zucchinis and corn for many years. It’s the largest of the nine beds in the backyard and for rotation purposes can be (mentally) divided in two. It...

    Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victoria, Australia USDA 10

  • Firefly's Frontyard garden

    Frontyard garden

    A modern cottage style garden with lots of David Austin roses, daisys, salvias and perennials.

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia USDA 10

  • ume's Balcony garden

    Balcony garden

    Our narrow balcony is my only gardening space and I am trying to squeeze as many plants onto it as possible! I’m currently growing: nasturtiums, dill, lemon-scented geranium, mint, strawberries, tomatoes, salad burnet, aloe vera, lemongrass,...

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia USDA 6

  • ume's Balcony garden [archived]

    Balcony garden Archived

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia

  • ryancarr's Kaffir garden

    Kaffir garden

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia USDA 10

  • donna_3011's Edible Summer garden

    Edible Summer garden

    A tiny 1.5m x 0.5m patch in my front garden that I have devoted to all things miniature and edible. I have chosen small bush tomatoes and compact plant varieties to hopefully maximise yield. I prepared the soil by digging out my winter crop of roc...

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia

  • donna_3011's Summer Cottage garden

    Summer Cottage garden

    Perennials which were cut back in winter are putting on strong new growth.

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia

  • Bellgirl's Sunny side better-than-a-driveway garden

    Sunny side better-than-a-driveway garden

    Here’s Miss Maisy Brown sunning herself on our former driveway. Two years ago we planted the strip out using permaculture principles for climate control, water efficiency, habitat, dog- and child- friendliness, privacy and beauty. Maisy has...

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia

  • fa11ing_away's Windowsill garden

    Windowsill garden

    Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia

  • LucasS's Backyard garden

    Backyard garden

    Trying to grow something nice to cover the fence

    Moonee Ponds, Australia Moonee Ponds, Australia USDA 2

  • LucasS's Driveway garden

    Driveway garden

    Moonee Ponds, Australia Moonee Ponds, Australia USDA 2

  • LucasS's Patio Pots garden

    Patio Pots garden

    The collections of pots in the back yard

    Moonee Ponds, Australia Moonee Ponds, Australia USDA 2

  • LucasS's Shady corner garden

    Shady corner garden

    it is finally time that I did something better with the dark corner of the backyard. It is almost always in shade so I struggled to work out what to do but since the lilly i have in a pot there seems to be going alright, I thought I might try to e...

    Moonee Ponds, Australia Moonee Ponds, Australia USDA 2

  • Lower_Hall's Backyard garden

    Backyard garden

    Spotswood, Australia Spotswood, Australia

  • beingfrank's Home garden [archived]

    Home garden Archived

    Brunswick East VIC, Australia Brunswick East VIC, Australia USDA 10

  • graibeard's Greenhouse garden

    Greenhouse garden

    Always wanted one and this was on special at Bunnings. Made in China and no chance to see the completed item, but the price seemed okay. Hmmm, took the chance and bought it and it’s been well worth it. Not essential but nice to have. This is...

    Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victoria, Australia USDA 10

  • graibeard's Central garden [archived]

    Central garden Archived

    This bed once had apples and feijoas trees on the south portion and an old compost heap over the northern end of it. This was all when it was part of the chook run and the neighbours oak tree was lower in height (it’s since been lifted, whic...

    Broomfield Victoria, Australia Broomfield Victoria, Australia USDA 10

  • Colin's Blackburn garden garden

    Blackburn garden garden

    The garden is a typical 1/4 acre suburban block. There is a vegie patch in the back and a small lawn and in the front we have completely remodelled the garden – no lawn now but lots of ground covers tall trees and some water wise plantings

    Blackburn South Melb., Australia Blackburn South Melb., Australia USDA 6

  • Froosh's Food garden

    Food garden

    Ok, the good news is: It’s a fresh start. The bad news is: It’s a fresh start. It’s a reasonably fine grain clay subsoil (extremely sticky when wet, but love the platform shoes it builds!), includes a lot of volcanic rock (we...

    Mernda, Victoria, Australia Mernda, Victoria, Australia USDA 9b

  • tanya_shar's Vegie garden [archived]

    Vegie garden Archived

    This garden did quite well in the summer of 2008-09, we had corn, huge winter squash & zucchini, silverbeet, many lettuces including rocket and our little lemon tree was doing fabulously as usual. Then the fire threat hit, and the stress of th...

    Near Belgrave VIC, Australia Near Belgrave VIC, Australia USDA 10b

  • tanya_shar's Mountain View garden [archived]

    Mountain View garden Archived

    For the pots, the hanging planters, the deck chairs and the cat-run we have our North (Sun) facing balcony and wrap-around veranda. Most of the plants sown in late September are starting out up here and most will be moved down to the vegie patch w...

    Near Belgrave VIC, Australia Near Belgrave VIC, Australia USDA 10b

  • Robskibeat's Bed 4 garden

    Bed 4 garden

    This is the original vegie patch from when we bought the house. At the moment it’s home to parsley, rhubarb, celery, chives and broad beans, but this is soon to change…

    Geelong, Australia Geelong, Australia USDA 6

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