Imagine stepping out of your rural Thai home, the morning sun warming your face as you pluck fresh, juicy mangoes from your own tree. This dream of self-sufficiency in rural…
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Lucky bamboo, often seen as a symbol of good fortune in Asia, is a popular houseplant that captivates with its sleek, verdant stalks and simple care requirements. But hold on…
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Vanilla, with its alluring fragrance and flavour, is a prized addition to any garden. Growing a vanilla plant may seem daunting, but with the right knowledge and care, it can…
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Anthurium Crystallinum, often referred to as the “jewel of the jungle,” is a rare and exquisite plant cherished for its striking foliage and unique characteristics. Native to the tropical regions…
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We have several termite mounds around our permaculture fruit farm, so naturally I wanted to find out if they were beneficial or detrimental to what we do with the land.…
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From now on, you can find me in The Dog House. Working from home has its challenges. So for the past few months I’ve had the builders down on Anarchy…
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I’ve recently turned my attention to tropical gardening after spending the last few months constructing my man-cave I’ve named ‘The Dog House‘ at the farm. More about that in another…
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Fancy growing your own organic Thai basil? Trust me, it’s a game-changer in the kitchen. Thai basil (Ocimum basilicum var. thyrsiflora), packs a punch with its robust, spicy-liquorice flavour that’ll…
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Organic Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus), with its citrusy scent and a multitude of benefits, has become a must-have in both culinary and medicinal gardens. This guide provides everything you need to…
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