Archives for February 2012

Edible Backyard Summer Festival 2012

That was one helluva heavenly weekend. That Kath Irvine woman is something very special! Edible Backyard is Kath’s creation – an awe-inspiring, drop-jaw gorgeous backyard paradise from which she teaches others the wonders of gardening. She has gathered around her an amazing team of people to put on this sensational Summer Festival and I feel […]

Echinacea: How to grow and use this powerful antibiotic and immune-stimulant

This post is part of Terrifically Useful Tuesday looking at the immense benefits plants have for people. See more in this series here. If there is one plant image that has come to epitomise herbal medicine and good health in the last two decades, it would be the purple cone flower of echinacea. Splashed on […]

Edible Backyard Summer Festival

The lovely Kath Irvine has invited to give seedsaving workshops at the Edible Backyard Summer Festival this February. I’ll also have the new collection of LovePlantLife Seeds available. Very excited! I’ve been to a herbal workshop at Kath’s before and can’t wait to spend two days back there in her wonderful garden with such a […]

Seedlovers, please meet Sophie Munns. She’s amazing!