Bees

Natural honeycomb showing brood, pollen and capped honey

All abuzz

April 26, 2017

Kirsten Bradley shares her sweet secrets of success for keeping bees.

Pumpkin and flower

Pollinating pumpkins

January 25, 2017

Help your pumpkins along with these easy pollination tips from PENNY WOODWARD.

Houseleek

Garden luck

July 15, 2016

Need a little luck in your life? asks PENNY WOODWARD

 

Inventors Cedar and Stuart Anderson

The bees knees

February 24, 2015

A sweet new Aussie invention is set to revolutionise the beekeeping world, as SIMON WEBSTER discovers.

Red succulent, sedum

Succulent sedums

February 22, 2015

Sometimes we forget about the tough, hard working plants in our gardens, says PENNY WOODWARD

bee on echinacea flower

A dying buzz

October 22, 2014

Climate disruption and insecticides known as neonics are proving a deadly combination for bees, writes DR REESE HALTER.

Pink flower spikes

Beautiful bee magnets

October 15, 2014

Versatile, tough and very beautiful, PENNY WOODWARD asks what more could you want from Echium?