Pyrethrum is an extract from chrysanthemum (Tanacetum cinerariifolium). It is one of the oldest pesticides known, and is also the strongest insecticide allowed under organic standards guidelines.
Diatomaceous Earth – This magical dust is effective against caterpillars, ants, apohids, codling moth, whitefly, beetles, loopers, mites, snails, slugs, leaf hoppers and a variety
To find something that will help us overcome pests in our gardens AND not do damage either to ourselves or the environment is a challenging
This subject was first written about on the Coffs Harbour Garden Club blogspot and as it generated so much discussion, this and other organic approach
image Margaret Hunt Please don’t be ‘put off’ by all this information about points of consideration in judging a garden. Rather, treat it as background
image Jeannine Young Always a bit tricky this aspect of judging. Lawn is fairly easy to assess, it should be neatly presented – mown (but
image Maria Bell General Appeal – your garden obviously brings you much joy and the overall appeal of the garden space should be inviting for
Selection and Condition of Plants – When choosing new plants for your garden a combination and variety of plants have to be chosen for their