How to prune your lemon tree

July 15th, 2016

In winter, citrus colours our garden with vibrant pops of yellow and orange. Recipes including these deliciously sour fruits spring to mind and fills our kitchen with ...

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Turksvye

March 13th, 2012

The prickly pear maze is one of the most photographed features of the garden. Strikingly simple, the cactus plants stand like sculptures between stones.

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Meet Sugar Baby

February 29th, 2012

Remember the watermelon experiment we blogged about in January? Well, our experiment has borne fruit! Meet Sugar Baby – the watermelon we planted on 15 October ...

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Experiments with Watermelons

January 25th, 2012


We were a little surprised to come across this odd object in our garden, but all was revealed by the art director of Visi Magazine, ...

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Berry Time!

December 7th, 2011

No doubt about it: it’s berry time in the Babylonstoren garden! See more pics of our berry bushes on our Facebook page.

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Odd jobs, but good work

May 13th, 2011

I’ve found working at Babylonstoren as much an adventure as a privilege. Why do I say this? Well, sometimes it seems our job descriptions ...

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