Plant Your Tomatoes – The Right Way

There really is nothing quite like eating a beautifully ripe tomato fresh out of your own garden. Whether the flavor is actually better or it’s just the taste of sweet success is hard to say. What isn’t hard to prove is that growing your own tomatoes is relatively simple, and it’s a great way to […]

Safety In The Garden

If you’ve seen comedy sketches garden rakes are mostly used to step on and fly up into the face of an unsuspecting individual whilst we all laugh at poor unsuspecting soul. Although great for the entertainment market we definitely don’t want the same thing to happen in our gardens, so Gardenhood thought we would write…

Profit in Growing

Some people grow for enjoyment and some to make a bit of money on the side. You know the saying, that if you love what you do – you’ll never work a day in your life.     So, why not make a little extra coin from what you love doing. If you have a…

Magic at Bowral Home & Garden Show

Last September I went to The Home & Garden Show at Bong, Bong Racecourse, Bowral, NSW Australia. Bowral is better known as the home of Don Bradman, famous Australian cricketer.    Around an hour and half from Sydney but a world away from a stressful city life.   It’s picturesque and bursting with colour and…

Gardenhood – My WHY

“A journey into the unknown is always fraught with challenges” Emma, Gardenhood Founder In 2014 I watched an established garden full of life be demolished to make way for a low maintenance no fuss garden. It broke my heart to watch an established and cared for garden grown over 30 years demolished in an afternoon….

6 Questions: Peter Cundall, gardener, 89

“Good gardeners know when to work hard and when to rest” Peter Cundall If gardens could talk they would say Peter is their beloved patriarch. Peter needs no introduction to the gardening community but for those just starting out Peter appeared on television program Gardening Australia for many years.   Peter’s last broadcast was in 2008 at…

Essential Gardening Tips

There are thousands of books on gardening and/or you can pick up some great tips from garden blogs or from Gardening Australia. Or you can come to Gardenhood and try our forums, to make your life easier, we’ve sourced the best gardening tips from A Treasury Of Garden Wisdom, Gardeners’ World producer Louise Hampden All the…