Compiled by Michelle Snaddon Photographs Frank Ellis, Neville Trickett, supplied GROUND XERO Time your next visit to the KZN Midlands for the last weekend of the month, when creative duo Sharon and Neville Trickett open up their Saint Verde shop and nursery (image 1) that houses Sharon’s impressive collection of succulent xerophytes – one she’s been cultivating for 20 years. Call 033-234-4356 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. DINKY BARBIE Weber’s portable mini braai (only 37cm wide) is the perfect solution for small outdoor spaces (image 2). Get it in funky turquoise or sage. R850, yuppiechef.co.za. WATER SAVVY Saving water is so much easier with good advice on indigenous gardening from Ernst van Jaarsveld’s Waterwise Gardening (Random Struik, R308) (image 3). Turn to page 165 of our November 2011 issue for more exciting gardening tips, news and products!