It’s strange to think that just by getting out in the garden we could be damaging the environment, but it’s true, says Awapuni gardening guru, Tod Palenski.
“Just think about all that watering, all those fertilisers, all that lawn mowing. These things do have an environmental impact but we can reduce the damswge while still retaining a beautiful garden.
Break out of your summer salad rut with flowers
If you’re looking for an interesting way to liven up yet another bowl of salad, look no further than your favourite flowers.
What’s not to love about having eggplant in your garden? The fruit of this tropical perennial is a perfect addition to vege stews, an essential ingredient in Mediterranean moussaka and French ratoutielle, and great simply sliced, sprinkled with salt and barbecued.