best lawns for wa condtions
There has been a lot of talk recently about real v fake lawn. We of course are fans of real lawn, and there are so many drought tolerant varieties around now, that won't guzzle water. Here is a full list of the best lawns for WA conditions
time to plant tropical fruit Neville Passmore
Now is the time to plant tropical fruit in Perth! We have an extensive list of favorites and some unknowns you can try if you are brave enough.....
summer vegetablesNeville Passmore
Some like it hot! Find out what vegies you can plant now that will survive the summer heat.
christmas gift bowls Neville Passmore
what is your plant thinking?Neville Passmore7/11/2017
eat colourful and diverse Neville Passmore31/10/2017
Eating a diverse and colourful range of food will provide you with a wide variety of nutrients! Neville Passmore shares a great muesli recipe to show you how to incorporate a wide range of foods in the one meal.
what's going on under the soil surface? Neville Passmore18/10/2017
Ever wondered what goes on in your soil? Wonder no more as Nev Passmore discusses soil biology
liquid probiotics to boost gut health Neville Passmore
Learn how to make your own Kombucha to boost your gut health!
top 5 bush tucker plants to grow in perth Neville Passmore3/10/2017
Here at the TOP 5 Bush Tucker plants to grow in Perth. Not only will they be a great decorative addition to your garden, they'll provide tucker
plant based foods for beautiful skin Neville Passmore28/09/2017
These foods will give you a healthy skin glow from the inside out, not to mention all the other goodness they provide.
vegetables to grow from kitchen scraps Neville Passmore13/09/2017
No need for seeds, here are the vegies you can grow from your own kitchen scraps!
planet friendly weed control Neville Passmore6/09/2017
Find out the ways you can get rid of weeds in your garden, without harming the planet!
superfoods at your place Neville Passmore
Find out the top 5 superfoods you can grow at your place! These foods contain complete goodness and once established will provide you and your family with nutrients.
top 5 - gardening trends this springNeville Passmore
Making the most of winter rainsChris Ferreira3/08/2017
The great greening challenge facing our cities
prepare and plan in winter for a sensational summer garden Chris Ferreira
growing onions Neville Passmore7/06/2017
Neville shares his secrets to growing the onion tribe. With so many to choose from you better get stuck in, now is the perfect time to plant these guys
top 5 garden inspirations in perth Neville Passmore19/05/2017
If you are looking for some great garden inspiration - look no further than these beautiful gardens.
top 5 - new in plantsNeville Passmore
secrets to hanging basket successNeville Passmore
Outdoor living is one of the great joys of living in Perth. Hanging baskets offer an alternative platform in which miniature gardens can be grown to enhance outdoor living areas, bringing colour or just cooling greenery. Alternatively hanging baskets can make a ‘near the kitchen’ herb garden.The major issue of growing any form of garden in WA is effective watering. Hanging baskets are at the extreme edge of this requirement because they are suspended and can be readily dried out by sun and wind.
lawn renovations Neville Passmore
top 5 - Autumn garden trends Neville Passmore20/04/2017
growing and preparing your own food Neville Passmore7/04/2017
Fast forward to today and we have epidemics of Western diet disasters with galloping rates of type 2 diabetes, dementia, cancers and heart disease among others. Much of our food is highly processed with lashings of sugar, salt, preservatives, colourants, fillers and much more.
Find out more about the authors
Neville’s work in plant production, gardening retailing, the garden media, with the public and contributing to student education is extensive and covers significant scope during 40 years of working in the gardening industry. Neville’s expertise in the field of gardening is well recognised and acknowledged by leading government departments. Neville has personally provided extensive advice and support to many members of the industry and is regarded by most as a friend. He works tirelessly in his media business and is more passionate today than at any stage of his career.
Chris has been involved with the industry for over 20 years. An expert in creating sustainable, waterwise gardens he has been the driving force behind The Forever Project, and turning his Hamilton Hill home into a sustainable showcase. Chris has regular workshops at his house, to encourage all who come along to grow their own vegies and get involved in their own garden at home.
Chris is one of the most passionate gardeners in WA.