The chocolate berry of Africa
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The chocolate berry of Africa

GROWING up there was a past time we used to enjoy: looking for ripe fruits…

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Lawn alternatives for your garden
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Lawn alternatives for your garden

Don’t confuse lantana and zumbani
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Don’t confuse lantana and zumbani

Andrew Mangwarara THE proliferation of exotic plants brought with it many “invasive alien plants”, the…

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The rain forest in your garden
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The rain forest in your garden

Andrew Mangwarara IF you love nature like l do, you have probably visited the forests…

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GARDEN: Do leeks in your own garden
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GARDEN: Do leeks in your own garden

WHERE would we be without the onion family? One of the most used vegetables in…

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Fragrant plants for the garden
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Fragrant plants for the garden

THE reason we buy perfumes is because we enjoy the pleasant scent they bring and…

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GARDEN: The wonder of the tropics
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GARDEN: The wonder of the tropics

Andrew Mangwarara Crotons remind me of a boy named Joseph in the Bible, he was…

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GARDEN: Find harmony with colour gardens
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GARDEN: Find harmony with colour gardens

Foliage for a  water-wise garden
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Foliage for a water-wise garden

Andrew Mangwarara AS gardeners enjoy their past time there is nothing more evident to many,…

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GARDEN: Growing okra in your garden
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GARDEN: Growing okra in your garden

Andrew Mangwarara Okra seed can be produced by carefully selecting plants, removing those that are…

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GARDENING: Conservation for gardeners
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GARDENING: Conservation for gardeners

GARDENERS the world over have an immense opportunity to shape the future of conservation as…

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Cleaning your airspace with plants
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Cleaning your airspace with plants

Andrew Mangwarara Modern life has brought with it a number of air pollutants that can…

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Growing chillies in your garden
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Growing chillies in your garden

Andrew Mangwarara IN the African culture, are you really a man if you cannot withstand…

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GARDEN AFFAIR: The golden cordyline
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GARDEN AFFAIR: The golden cordyline

Andrew Mangwarara THERE are quite a few plants that attracts nostalgia like the cordyline terminalis…

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GARDENING: ‘Hail Tree of the Year’
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GARDENING: ‘Hail Tree of the Year’

Andrew Mangwarara The 2015 Tree of the Year conjures old memories of herding cattle in…

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