John Wilson

Meet Your Backyard Munching Machine

Meet Your Backyard Munching Machine

I was reminded recently by a neighbour of a column written some time ago regarding our friends in the compost bin.

Embrace Sunflower Season

Embrace Sunflower Season

How the year is marching on. The cooler weather is now approaching, I hear a collective sigh of relief that comes with putting up with the enduring humid temperatures of January, February, and March.

Gardening is not a dying art

Gardening is not a dying art

An old copy of the Queensland Garden Annual, 6th edition, recently came into my possession. Its aged pages, tinted yellow with time, and the worn cover adorned with handwritten notes spoke volumes about its history.

Love coffee? Grow your own

Love coffee? Grow your own

Many years ago an advertisement for coffee claimed that there were 43 beans in every cup. But is there?

Fake grass proves not so green

Fake grass proves not so green

Are you a lawn lover? Do you cut your grass every week religiously? Are you proud of your front lawn?