Welcome To iGarden

Hello and welcome to iGarden. Anyone who knows me will know that I am 'The Compulsive Gardener' - I love everything about gardening.

Allow me to share some of my enthusiasm and interests in gardening. This is more than just about plants: it's also about the people involved in gardening; their books and gardens; planting schemes; choosing appropriate plant types; colour selection... There is plenty to think and read about in iGarden with a focus on the plants I know best and those that do especially well in my garden in Sydney.

While you are here enjoy my latest blog, have a browse through my list of Plants and other articles and don't forget to check out the Discussion Forums, my Marketplace, the member Garden Ramble and Plant Share and your local Events, Nurseries and Weather.

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"Close planting"  - My Latest Blog

Many plants seem to enjoy being planted close together.

I have been pondering lately on the merits of planting things close together in the garden. I have always loved the look of plants merging together like a tapestry and covering every spare centimetre of the ground. This gives the profuse, overflowing effect that I saw and loved during my self-guided Grand Tour of English gardens more than 30 years a ... Read On »

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Garden Ramble - Latest addition: Pamela's Garden

Pamela: "The Wallace garden, set on 5 acres of clay soil in Dural NSW, was originally designed by well-known garden designer, Michael Bligh but had not evolved greatly since its i ... Ramble »

February in my garden

What's out: This is a list of what is flowering in my garden this month. Read More »
Things to do: February can be an unpleasant month! Read More »

Member Plant Share   - Recent offers/requests

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On Offer:
Acanthus mollis

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