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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 17, 2019

recycling grey water

recycling grey water in a DIY built raised wicking bed

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Jul 17, 2019

growing Jerusalem artichokes

growing Jerusalem artichokes in an organic garden

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Jun 28, 2019

growing globe artichokes

growing globe artichokes in a hot Mediterranean climate

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Jun 26, 2019


growing cocoyam in an artificial grey water wetland in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Jun 22, 2019

raised bed

building a bird's nest raised bed in just a few hours

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Jun 21, 2019


planting aloes in a raised bed

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Jun 15, 2019

perennial vegetables

the benefits of perennial vegetables

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May 21, 2019

Carpobrotus edulis

Carpobrotus edulis as a foundation of edible and insect friendly gardening at the Cape

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Apr 06, 2019


grow numnum, a delicious, nutritious African fruit

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Mar 30, 2019

grow passion fruit

grow passion fruit from seed and fruit

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  1. recycling grey water

    Jul 17, 19 09:58 AM

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