There are Acacias endemic to every state in Australia and some curse the pollen heavy spherical ball shaped flowers but for me the scent of wattles starting to bloom in South East Qld heralds winter. Continue reading Native Beauties of Winter – The Wattle
Category Archives: Natives for all gardens
The word Native is such a broad term to use on such a varied and expansive group of plants that exist on our continent. But nontheless they are indeed native to Australia. Here I look at some of my favourites and how they can fit into all types of garden designs and situations.
Gallery – Floriferous Natives for Urban Gardens
Subtropical Cottage Gardens
Here in Brisbane a Cottage Garden seems a distant and unattainable garden dream but with careful and appropriate selection of plant species you can still create a beautiful floriferous cottage garden that would give any cool climate cottage a garden run for its money.
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Here I do a show and tell on one Australia’s most popular bush tucker plants The Fingerlime. Continue reading Fingerlime