Melissa King

Meet Melissa King

Our Brand Ambassador since 2021

Melissa King is one of Australia's most popular and respected garden experts and television presenters!

In 2021, Melissa joined us as the proud ambassador for the Scotts Australia brands you know and love, including Scotts Osmocote, Scotts Lawn Builder and many more. She brings spadesful of enthusiasm and experience to the potting table!

Melissa grew up surrounded by plants, spending most of her time at her grandparent's nursery and working in the local garden centre. Her passion for gardening led her to complete a horticultural degree.

For over 10 years, Melissa has been on our screens presenting in the much-loved Garden Gurus and also establishing her own online gardening and cooking show - The Gardenettes. Before that, Melissa spent time on the ABC's Gardening Australia and hosted several other renowned gardening shows and segments.

Melissa is now a presenter on Channel 7's Better Homes and Gardens, a multiple Logie Award-winning Australian lifestyle television program. She is also a regular presenter at Australian garden centres and international flower and garden festivals, sharing her expert knowledge and helping inspire others.

How & When To Repot Indoor Plants

Indoor Plant Care 101

How To Correctly Water Indoor Plants

How & why you should feed indoor plants

Kid Friendly Veggies

Awesome Aussie Natives

Gorgeous Groundcover

Eye catching lawn

late summer colour

Cacti & Succulents

How to bring out the best in your roses

the secret to show-stopping blooms

how to grow productive fruit & citrus

why it's important to fertilise fruit & citrus

Articles by Melissa King

Melissa shares her expert tips and tricks on how to grow and care for plants across the home & garden. You'll also discover a range of garden design ideas from Melissa to help inspire you to grow your own green oasis - no matter the space!