How to: Grow Vegetables

One of my favourite things to do in the garden is to grow my own fresh produce. I had my very first vegetable patch when I was around 7 years old where I grew an assortment of vegies. I remember vividly growing sweet corn and the feeling I had when I picked my very first…

Wordless Wednesday – Bee Family

Nature’s Pic of the Week. Until next time happy gardening! By Bonnie-Marie Hibbs ©BMHPhotographyTheGardener’sNotebook2018

Wordless Wednesday – A New Leaf

Nature’s Pic of the Week. Until next time happy gardening! By Bonnie-Marie Hibbs ©BMHPhotographyTheGardener’sNotebook2018

Cactus Country

It has been a while since I last had the opportunity to visit a garden. A few weeks ago I spontaneously jumped in the car, drove 3 hours away and was heading towards Cactus Country! You might have seen this garden on social media or even on television. I first saw Cactus Country on the ABC…

Filming for TV – Perth

For the first time I have travelled to the city of Perth as a part of my media career. This was a step forward out of my comfort zone as I have not departed on many solo trips before. 'Oh boy' does it give you a sense of achievement... Not that it is a very…

How to grow: The Helleborus Collection

These nodding flowering beauties have become more widely grown in many gardens across the globe and for a good reason too. Hellebore are a fantastic shade plant which can be grown successfully under taller canopy trees, in container garden or as a forest floor perennial. They are loved for their nodding flowers which provide colour…

How to grow Mushrooms (Video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYFBT4tpXlc&feature=youtu.be In this video I show you how to set up a mushroom growing kit. I also share a few tips and tricks to help your mushrooms germinate. HOW TO SET UP YOUR MUSHROOM KITS: Step one: Check to make sure the compost has a nice white frosting of mycelium. Open the bag of peat moss…