August 1, 2022

Fynbos and Friends

Fynbos and Friends Did you know? Fynbos is not only reserved for botanical gardeners and coastal landscapes – you can grow our indigenous glory from your […]
August 1, 2022

DIY Pressed Proteas

DIY Pressed Proteas With so much flamboyant fynbos in the air, Life is a Garden has found a way for you to preserve this beauty forever. […]
July 1, 2022

July in the garden

July in the garden Good gardeners always look ahead, even in the dead of winter. Apart from still planting deciduous trees, shrubs and climbers, one should also […]
May 1, 2022

Balcony besties: poppies and petunias

Balcony besties: poppies and petunias As the sun sets to welcome the evening sky in all its colourful glory, sit back and relax on the balcony […]
April 1, 2022

April in the Garden

Everything is awesome in April Happy second month of autumn, gardeners! Although it’s getting colder, the landscape is truly warmed up by the rich colour pallet […]
April 1, 2022

Tiptop Topiary

Tiptop Topiary Show off your garden mastery skills with stunning topiary plants, pruned to stylish perfection. Top tip: Most evergreen shrubs can be trained to grow […]
March 1, 2022

March in the garden

The Underground Internet We’ve been so spoiled with rain this summer and there’s certainly been no shortage of lush greenery in the garden. March has its […]
March 1, 2022

Easy and Efficient Rain Gardens

Easy and Efficient Rain Gardens After so much wonderful rain in parts of SA, there couldn’t be a better time than now to invest in a […]
February 1, 2022

February in the Garden

February in the Garden The heat is on this Feb and that means three things for the summer gardener: Mulch-up to the max Smart water-wise gardening […]