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This blog features recent writing on both gardening and art in the form of one continual blog stream. There is also a sub-blog on regenerative gardening only, and an artist's blog. which will keep posts for longer.

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The Home Gardening blog will inform you of new articles published on the greenidiom website, as well as offering other short snippets of useful information and tips for green living. The website explores green issues and offers practical and affordable solutions for living green, from reporting on green activism in South Africa, to articles on eco sensitive gardening, recycling and natural building. You can click on the orange button to subscribe to our RSS feed.

Jul 09, 2021

Ms Kim-Marie Fisser

I'm just blown away by yr article. I've only recently discovered the term 'lawn tapestry' & indeed,info on the subject. I'm extremely excited by the whole

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Jun 28, 2021

Kei apple growth

I bought a few kei apple tree planting next to my boundery wall as a hedge. How long does it take to grow and what can i do to speed up the growth.

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Jun 13, 2021

Thank you!

Thanks very much for this article, definitely the most detailed one I found after an extensive search online AND through a library of plant books too!

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Jun 03, 2021

Passion Fruit

You should try cuttings from your bearing plant, which should duplicate the plant you have. There are video's on youtube showing how. Seeds does not necessarily

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Jun 03, 2021

Fanie

Quote - They could be used to keep tomato blight and fruit fly at bay. That is enough to blow my mind. End quote. If you mind hasn't been blown (up or

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Apr 26, 2021

Regeneration and the liquid carbon pathway

Regeneration is driven by the liquid carbon pathway, but what is that ?

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Apr 14, 2021

Struggling Tamarillist

To whomever reads this Two or so years ago I got some red tamarillos from my father in law's brother (he has a tree in his yard) and extracted the seeds

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Apr 11, 2021

fabulously simple food from my outdoor clay built pizza oven

The food made in three successive bakes after just one firing of my beautiful clay pizza oven

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Apr 09, 2021

regenerate soils. something we can do to fight climate change

How can we help spread awareness that we need to regenerate soils urgently to bring down atmospheric CO2 and heal our earth cooling hydrology

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Mar 21, 2021

i bought some today

hi, i bought a few of them recently at cape garden centre (40 bucks a pop though i bought the smallest sized ones). i live like two postcodes away from

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  1. Ms Kim-Marie Fisser

    Jul 09, 21 05:37 AM

    I'm just blown away by yr article. I've only recently discovered the term 'lawn tapestry' & indeed,info on the subject. I'm extremely excited by the whole

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  2. Kei apple growth

    Jun 28, 21 02:48 AM

    I bought a few kei apple tree planting next to my boundery wall as a hedge. How long does it take to grow and what can i do to speed up the growth.

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  3. Thank you!

    Jun 13, 21 07:59 AM

    Thanks very much for this article, definitely the most detailed one I found after an extensive search online AND through a library of plant books too!

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