Jane has been involved in horticulture for more than 40 years, working in propagation, growing plants, owning and managing a retail nursery along with television, radio and other media commitments.
Jane is author and co-author of five gardening books and has contributed to the Gardening Australia magazine since its inception. She is in demand as a speaker at numerous horticulture and gardening events within the community plus festivals, libraries and schools.
She now takes garden tours to many places around the world and shorter tours within Australia. These tours highlight gardens along with other places of cultural or environmental significance.
Jane is patron of Royal Horticultural Society Victoria, Melton Botanic Gardens and The Gardens of Austin Health.
Jane loves plants of all descriptions and gets a lot of pleasure out of the wider gardening community.