Roadtest: The lazy garden

November 11, 2016
We give you the run-down of greenery styles best suited to the backyard, balcony or verge of the inconstant gardener. From a modicum of enthusiasm things can grow. The local sanctuary Returning soil to the […]

Freedom from Youth

April 1, 2016
Age is still considered by many to be limiting, yet retirement often emerges as the most liberating period of life. Hannah Craft spoke to two Inner Westies who have embarked upon extraordinary journeys in their […]

Roses are green

February 5, 2016
Well it’s that time of the year again – Valentine’s Day. A time for everyone to turn to those we love and let them know how special they make us feel. Or, alternatively, it’s a […]

Inner Best – 251

February 11, 2015
Elizabeth Johnson and George Low, Glebe Elizabeth and George have been working together as florists for over 25 years, opening Glebe flower emporium, Seed Flora, in 2006. Known by locals for their spectacular store front […]

Things we love – 244

October 13, 2014
This cherry-blossom-esque tree was spotted on a quiet street in the backstreets of Stanmore. Although it’s entertaining to pretend to be a Geisha under its delicate blossoms, it’s probably not of the Sakura variety native […]

Things we love – 240

August 15, 2014
Winter Poinsettias. These budding beauties were spotted outside Hurlstone Park’s Vietnamese Baptist Church. An interesting flower that blooms according to the length of day, shorter days and longer nights trigger the vibrant green and red […]

Roadtest: The best of the buds

February 4, 2014
 With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve prepared a guide to the top Inner West florists to help local lovers (and secret admirers) find the perfect bunch of blossoms. Potteround This stunning Rozelle florist […]