Tag: cheekwood botanical gardens

Which species will be the new face of botanical garden?

What will the next generation of botanic gardens look like?Will they be green, white, or red?What will they look like with all the new species, or will some remain extinct?How will new species adapt to their new surroundings?How do they interact with each other and with the plants that...

What’s on sale in the gardens at Hakone?

With a growing garden industry in the area, the Hakone Garden Association has a lot to sell.It’s a small organisation, with just three members.They’re all farmers.“It’s quite a different world out here,” says Tom Smith, who is from South Australia and runs the garden at Hakona.“The amount of people...

How to fix a lawn that’s too soft

Gardeners across the country are struggling to keep their lawns looking good.The best lawn mowing tool for your backyard can be hard to find.We’ve narrowed down our top picks to help you get started.Read More…...

How to get rid of all the bugs in your garden

The next time you’re in a crowded garden, take a deep breath and think about the bugs that might be lurking out there.You can help save some bugs by washing your hands and face before handling them.But even if you don’t have to wash your hands, it’s worth remembering...