As a self-taught, non-professional gardener in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Millie beats her own garden drum. She combines a mix of exotic, indigenous and edible plants in a large Victorian look-a-like garden. She describes her passion for gardening as a mix of artistic creativity, garden-gym, food production, challenges and never-ending surprises. Millie enjoys her garden playground throughout the ever-changing Melbourne seasons. Her motto is to apply a generous dose of common sense, time and optimism – necessary characteristics for all good gardeners!