• SUSTAINABLE GARDENS

    A conversation with Garden Writer Mary Bon, France

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  • PLANES, MEADOWS & CASTLES

    Can nature and modernity co-exist for mutual benefit?

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  • BRINGING WATER TO A DRY LANDSCAPE

    Is it fool hardy or can it actually work?

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  • A ROAD NO LONGER TRAVELLED

    A gardening journal of Dean Homicki in France

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  • DESIGNED TO KILL

    Structures made by insects – problem or beauty?

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  • NO MOWING THE LAWN. REALLY?

    What are the alternatives to having grass, and freeing up my weekend?

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  • BUILDING STONE WALL TO RELAX

    A conversation with Dean Homicki, Founder of Skemah.com

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  • CHILDREN IN THE GARDEN

    What are the benefits of kids and gardens?

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A garden of Tenacity – Jill Teschendorff



Arising from a once a bald hill top comes a unique and resourceful garden near Dalyesford Victoria, designed and built by garden maker Jill Teschendorf. As a founding member of the Gardens of Glenlyon, Jill is use to rolling up her sleeves and rallying a workforce to get the job done. In this extremely challenging environment the love & toil that has been injected into her garden is truely inspirational. It’s hard imagaine that this was once a bald hill top!

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