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Georgina Reid

Columnist · Gardens

Georgina is the founder and editor of The Planthunter online magazine. She’s an accomplished writer, landscape designer and ponderer with qualifications in journalism, horticulture and design. Nature is her muse and plants are her passion.

Vegetable Garden

A Suburban Backyard Turned Thriving Permaculture Garden

Ben Shaw's permaculture garden is an edible paradise in the heart of suburbia.
Georgina Reid

Gardens

A Plant Collector's Wild And Wonderful Paradise

Lyle Filippe shares his lifelong love of rare plants and quest to make 'something iconic' via his never-ending passion project, Roraima Nurs...
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Gardens

A Garden Of Native and Exotic Plants On The Mornington Peninsula

A visit to a Merricks Beach garden, featuring Australian natives, succulents and grasses - and no irrigation!
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Gardens

A Spectacular Riverside Garden in Melbourne

A tour through a volcano-inspired garden on the banks of the Yarra River, with owner Sarah Laidlaw and Eckersley Garden Architecture.
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Gardens

An Exceptional Heritage Garden In Sydney

The current custodians of the heritage Bronte House and Garden take us through the breathtaking grounds, ahead of an open garden event later...
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Gardens

The Garden Of A Lifetime

A Brisbane garden that's been held within one family for three generations. Incorporating a Japanese rock garden, a palm-flanked rainforest
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Stays

A New Way To Experience The Garden Of St Erth

The Diggers Club's rambling open garden in Blackwood, just outside Melbourne, now offers glamping!
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Gardens

A Perfect Family Garden In Camberwell

Not overdone, nor too sparing, tour an outdoor oasis designed by Ian Barker in Camberwell - and it’s only two years old!
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Gardens

Bill Henson's Post-Industrial Walled Garden

Questions of beauty, mystery, order and chaos abound in the acclaimed artist's Melbourne garden.
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Gardens

An Industrial Wasteland Turned Plant Paradise

A tour of Andrea Fitzpatrick's lush city plant shop, Botanick Brisbane.
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Gardens

A Grand Yet Intimate Garden In The Blue Mountains

Tour Wildenstein Garden, a rambling 12-acre property in the Blue Mountains town of Mount Wilson.
Georgina Reid

Gardens

A Verdant Garden In Fitzroy North

An insanely lush inner city garden, created by landscape designer Amanda Oliver.
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Gardens

A Florist's Lush Inner City Garden

Florist Sean Cook's monotonal Sydney garden, by landscape designer Richard Unsworth.
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Gardens

Heronswood House + Garden Celebrates A Milestone

We tour the grounds of Diggers Club, Australia's largest garden club, ahead of the not-to-be-missed Heronswood Harvest Festival.
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Gardens

Adelaide Botanic Gardens Wetland

An acclaimed 2.5 hectare public sanctuary, highlighting the poetry and processes of the natural world.
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Gardens

Wriedt Garden in Eaglemont

An ever-evolving project, this garden is the result of a 25 year collaboration between garden designer Sharon Harris and her client.
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Gardens

A Wild and Productive Healesville Garden

The Healesville garden of artist Clare James is an inspiring and storied place built on creativity, lateral thinking and thrift.
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Gardens

Antique Perennials

The duo behind an amazing Kinglake nursery reflect on losing it all, re-building from scratch, and the incredibly diverse plants available t...
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