Tag Archives: planting

Growing strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, mulberries

It is such one of lifeโ€™s simple pleasures to walk about in your garden in the warmer months and notice rich juicy berries ready for picking. For most the temptation is too great and they are consumed right there and then.   Growing Strawberries Thereโ€™s nothing better than the sweet flavour of home-grown strawberries! Loved by children and adults alike, …

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How to grow Bottlebrush – Callistemon sp.

Callistemons (or bottlebrush) are some of the most beautiful and versatile native plants in Australian home gardens. This group of floriferous trees and shrubs are unrivalled in their ability to bring colour and attract native birds to the garden. An icon of the Australian garden, all species of Callistemons are true show stoppers when in bloom and if you happen to …

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