Gardening

Sat 16 Nov 2019

Farmer Sikes offers feedback on bushfire

premium_icon Farmer Sikes offers feedback on bushfire

The Cobraball bushfire has taught many lessons about dealing with and preparing for future fires.

Thu 7 Nov 2019

Rocky council kicking their green goals

premium_icon Rocky council kicking their green goals

Council reviews the many ways they are achieving being environmentally friendly and sustainable.

Sun 3 Nov 2019

Bring a cool change to your summer garden

premium_icon Bring a cool change to your summer garden

Hydrangeas make the hottest days seem more bearable and, once set up right, they can deliver for years.

Tue 29 Oct 2019

'BROWN OUT': Is it okay to water your lawn during a drought?

premium_icon 'BROWN OUT': Is it okay to water your lawn during a drought?

DO YOU sneakily put the sprinkler out, in the hope of encouraging a splash of green? Or do you conserve every precious drop of water?

Sat 26 Oct 2019

Take in special scent of the cupcake tree

premium_icon Take in special scent of the cupcake tree

Attractive and easy to grow, this impressive shrub has pink flowers that smell just like a tasty treat

Fri 25 Oct 2019

GARDENING WITH NEIL: Waterwise week

GARDENING WITH NEIL: Waterwise week

The Gardening guru shares his top tips for the week.

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Best indoor plants for any home

Best indoor plants for any home

Looking to channel your inner horticulturist but lack the space of the great outdoors? These are the indoor plants best suited to any environment.

Sat 12 Oct 2019

Dolphins and turtles are Bouldercombe’s latest trends

premium_icon Dolphins and turtles are Bouldercombe’s latest trends

Dolphins and turtles are Bouldercombe Home Nursery’s latest trends among drought tolerant plants

Sat 28 Sep 2019

8 interactive maps: Carnival of Flowers competition gardens

premium_icon 8 interactive maps: Carnival of Flowers competition gardens

THE Chronicle Garden Competition gardens attract tens of thousands of people. Here are 8 maps to help you navigate your way through the gardens this year.

Fri 20 Sep 2019

Download 10 PDF maps for Carnival of Flowers gardens

premium_icon Download 10 PDF maps for Carnival of Flowers gardens

IF you are visiting The Chronicle Garden Competition gardens over the next 10 days, we've made it easy for you to navigate your way around the region.

Thu 19 Sep 2019

How to access Carnival of Flowers competition maps

How to access Carnival of Flowers competition maps

THE Chronicle Garden Competition gardens attract thousands of people during the Carnival of Flowers. Here is where you can access maps to all the gardens.

Mon 16 Sep 2019

Meet the green-thumbed family behind 30 years of business

premium_icon Meet the green-thumbed family behind 30 years of business

Spring is nature's way of saying let's party and it's time to have some fun with these local landscaping legends.

Sat 7 Sep 2019

CQ's gardening weekend will explode with floral grandeur

premium_icon CQ's gardening weekend will explode with floral grandeur

With Spring sprung, flower power is taking over.

Sun 1 Sep 2019

Six marijuana plants for 'personal use'

premium_icon Six marijuana plants for 'personal use'

Police raid also found 44g of marijuana and seeds

Sat 24 Aug 2019

You'll be peachy keen to grow these stone fruits

premium_icon You'll be peachy keen to grow these stone fruits

Learn the trick to planting the varieties in warmer climes and then watch them bear fruit.

Sat 17 Aug 2019

Just add flower to inject some spring fever

premium_icon Just add flower to inject some spring fever

Warm, sunny days mean change of season is just around corner, so celebrate by planting lots of potted colour.

Wed 14 Aug 2019

'There is such a diverse range of talent across our region'

premium_icon 'There is such a diverse range of talent across our region'

Council looks to find the best garden in the region.

Sat 10 Aug 2019

Spreading the word on close cousin of petunias

premium_icon Spreading the word on close cousin of petunias

The hardy calibrachoa can create vibrant displays and is easy to establish and look after.

Wed 7 Aug 2019

Why would someone steal a tribute to a fallen CQ war hero?

premium_icon Why would someone steal a tribute to a fallen CQ war hero?

Community bands together to keep Stewie's memory alive

Sun 4 Aug 2019

GARDENING: Let the spring garden preparations begin

premium_icon GARDENING: Let the spring garden preparations begin

August is the month when the garden bursts into life with colour and vitality

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