Dan's Garden Blog

How to Succession Plant in Summer

Summer Seeds

If you’re sighing because you just encountered yet another horticultural term you aren’t yet sure what to do with, relax! Here’s the lowdown in the process that we’re encapsulating in two handy words. Succession planting basically means extending your harvest, and maximizing its usefulness, by not sowing all your seeds at once. Easy, huh? Well, …

Edible Flowers to Grow in Australia


Those with botanical leanings will already know that broccoli and cauliflower are really edible flowers, but there are also flowering plants with edible blooms that can be enjoyed as ornamentals or food at once. Use them for garnishing, candy them to use as cake decorations, or toss them into salads for extra visual appeal and …