Read in English Tuine raak al kleiner, wat dit nodig maak om kleiner bome en struike te plant om die skaal en verhouding in die landskap te handhaaf. Deesdae is inheemse flora aan die orde van die dag, en baie behuisingslandgoedere dring aan op ŉ beleid van die kweek van plaaslike plante. Hier is drie […]
Lees in Afrikaans Gardens around the globe are shrinking in size, necessitating the planting of smaller trees and shrubs to maintain scale and proportion in the landscape. In the local garden scene indigenous flora is the order of the day, and many housing estates insist on a grow-local planting policy. Here are three of our […]
Flowering bonsai is a vast part of bonsai and not an easy subject to condense into one article. However, I have been asked to touch on the subject, so here goes…
Even in a small garden there is space for at least one small tree. Like climbers, trees help to give your garden a very necessary dimension of height.
Calamondin (x Citrofortunella microcarpa) is a petite (2 m high) tree – the result of crossing a nectarine and a kumquat. It has bright green leaves and bears round, bright orange fruit that ripen in July and stay on the tree for quite some time.