Essential Gardening Tools on Real World Gardener

Little Wattle Bird on Banksia

The first of a two part series on essential tools for the gardener with ideas for the beginner or semi-advanced gardeners in the Tool Time segment, with general manager Tony Mattson. Too cold to garden outside? No problem, growing garden cress can be done indoors in Vegetable Heroes. The last in the series on trees with arboriculture consultant and leading garden designer, Glenice Buck in Design Elements; it’s all about tree preservation.  A native plant that should be planted more because of it’s winter flowers that provide nectar for hungry birds in Plant of the Week. For all show information visit  if you like gardening, like our page