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May 24, 2017<\/span> | Entertaining outdoors in Winter has it challenges. We are lucky in Australia\u00a0to have some pretty great weather throughout the year. While in most parts the Summer can be scorching, this time of year\u00a0is a great time to enjoy the outdoors. The sun is bearable! \u00a0Winter does bring a chill to the air and\u00a0can make outdoor […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Edible garden and how to create one<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Sep 5, 2017<\/span> | Edible garden Whether you\u2019re growing enough crops to feed the whole tribe or just experimenting with a couple of edible plants, growing your own fruit, vegetables and herbs is one of the most satisfying things you can do in your garden. Creating an edible garden and plucking the freshest herbs or the perkiest lettuce straight […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Garden trends<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Sep 19, 2017<\/span> | Garden trends Just as with fashion and interiors, there are garden trends, with certain plants or styles of landscapes falling in and out of vogue. From globally inspired gardens (everywhere from Tuscany to Bali) to the minimalist, ultra modern landscapes of the early noughties, we\u2019ve seen plenty of garden trends come and go \u2013 and […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n How to create a balcony garden<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Aug 7, 2017<\/span> | Balcony Garden Creating a balcony garden certainly has its share of challenges, with a fraction of the footage of the average garden, no soil and likely no irrigation. The good news is, with a bit of planning, it\u2019s easy to work around these challenges and turn a boxed-in balcony into a green and serene escape […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Creating a low maintenance garden<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Aug 22, 2017<\/span> | Low maintenance garden A low maintenance garden is one of the most commonly heard requests at Secret Gardens. While there\u2019s no such thing as a no maintenance garden \u2013 that would be a concrete slab and is not our area of expertise \u2013 there are plenty of ways to minimise the amount of time you\u2019ll […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Garden lighting design<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Jul 18, 2017<\/span> | Garden lighting design A well-designed garden is beautiful during the day, but with the right garden lighting, the same garden can be magical at night. With a thoughtful garden lighting scheme, the garden can become a wonderland of visual effects that lures people outdoors well after sunset.   Safety first Garden lighting, of course, is […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Kid friendly gardens<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Jun 9, 2017<\/span> | Designing a garden for the whole family includes considering the needs of its smallest members, with the ideal backyard luring the littlies away from their screens and into the great outdoors. Kid friendly garden sounds like an impossible dream? Designing a garden for kids is actually simpler than you might expect.   To be kid […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Secret gardens<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Jul 11, 2017<\/span> | Secret gardens by Secret Gardens We\u2019re all for living and entertaining outdoors, but as our gardens become semi-public spaces towards which guests gravitate, it\u2019s nice to carve out a corner that\u2019s just for you, a secret garden or nook in which to unwind on one\u2019s own. Any garden, from a grand acreage to a modest […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Winter Gardening Tips<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

May 30, 2017<\/span> | Winter gardening tips There\u2019s plenty of work to keep gardeners busy in winter. Though it\u2019s tempting to turn your back on the outdoors in favour of the duvet and a Netflix binge, putting in some time in the garden will pay off in a more gorgeous landscape come spring. It\u00a0might even make your backyard more […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Dog Friendly Gardens<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Jun 21, 2017<\/span> | Pets in Gardens How do you create a dog friendly garden?To avoid unnecessary frustration and expense, it\u2019s a good idea for dog owners to plan their garden with their pet in mind. Man\u2019s best friend can be a gardener\u2019s worst enemy. Compulsive digging and running of an energetic pup can wreak havoc with many a […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Building Gardens in Sydney<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Apr 27, 2017<\/span> | A beautiful garden is more than skin (or soil) deep and, when building gardens in Sydney, the key is understanding what\u2019s lies beneath the surface. Do your homework and put energy into your planning, though, and you\u2019ll be rewarded with a gorgeous garden that will survive and thrive. Get in early The secret to building […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>

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\n Planting in Sydney<\/a>\n <\/h2>\n

Apr 19, 2017<\/span> | Planting the perfect Sydney garden Our temperate climate makes planting in Sydney a horticulturalist\u2019s dream. But our sunny city is uniquely diverse, enabling different styles of garden from suburb to suburb. Read on for our tips on choosing the right plants to complement your little corner of Sydney. Gardening by location With its unique topography, […]<\/p>\n <\/div>\n\n\n\n <\/div>\n\n<\/div>