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Welcome to my garden diary.

Plants are very dear to me and I hope some of my writings will inspire you to love garden plants as much as I do. Some of my experiences are reflected in articles on this blog and on www.hararemagazine.co.zw
 
I highly recommend anyone who is interested to know about plants and flowers to join us at our garden clubs in Harare. It’s amazing how much we learn from each other, we drink tea, have a bite, have fun, compare notes and share ideas. We also swap plants, buy from each other and visit each other’s gardens because amongst us we have more than a 100 years of resourceful gardening experience and knowledge. We are blessed that we have more than 5 garden clubs in Harare and I have been involved with so many of them and find it to be a very wonderful experience. So this is an open invitation to anyone interested in flowers to feel free to contact me through this website and I can invite them to one of our monthly garden club meetings with pleasure.
 

Bromeliads

As a horticulturist and landscaper, different types of plants have always fascinated me. Sometimes I’m able to walk in my garden and speak to my plants. This is very peaceful …
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Spring is in the Air

Simply “the best time of the year” for me! Plants, shrubs and trees are all putting their“best foot forward” and starting to get new leaves or flowers. Msasa trees are changing …
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The Gift of a Lifetime

Lots of people have been asking me about how to choose a gift that grows for a lifetime. Some people have hang ups about “choosing the wrong thing,” especially when …
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Gardening with Ann Hamilton King

The last article in this series dealt with gardening in summer and preparing for the rainy season. Since we all have doubts of recovery from the looming drought, it would …
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Gardening in the Summer

The rains are upon us and the most important thing to do is to try and encourage the water flowing off your roof (which is the biggest catchment area on …
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Gardening Tips For Early Spring

Spring is the most delightful and beautiful time in the garden with glorious gentle colours announcing that summer is just around the corner …
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