Strawberries in the Desert

Story telling from Australia

The bright side of Spring

There’s so much to celebrate when spring arrives. Plants that have been dormant over winter burst into life and others that have shown little enthusiasm for growth positively thrum with … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · 10 Comments

Should you tip prune citrus?

That was the question I googled this week following a brutal hailstorm that neatly tip pruned all the citrus trees, crushed the blueberries and stripped paint off the back door … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 6 Comments

I'm a writer based in Australia with a passion for gardening, remote places and people with a story to tell.