New stocks of the Mother and Daughter Rose are now available in Victoria and NSW through Bunnings and good garden centres. This stunning long flowering, vibrant yellow rose was named in honour of my beautiful mother Jan, who passed away last year and helps raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease Research.
After four years on the ABC’s Gardening Australia alongside Peter Cundall, Melissa moved to Channel 7 to host the gardening segment of Melbourne Weekender with Jo Bailey. She later starred in the TV series The Garden Gurus on Channel 9 and combined her love of gardens, food and travel as one of the hosts of the travel series Gurus Explore. Last year she transformed front yards in Channel 9's make-over series Battlefronts and appeared in the What's Good For You Lifestyle Special. She is now a Garden Angel, featuring alongside Jody Rigby (Backyard Blitz) and Linda Ross (Ground Force) on Lifestyle Channel's 'Garden Angels' which airs 7.30 pm Thursday on Foxtel and Austar.