Is your native garden looking a bit sparse and daggy?… lacking vigour and vitality?… then FERTILISE!
Yes, you CAN fertilise native plants! And it will spruce up your garden and put that old ‘zing’ back into your plants.
Native plants, like all plants, appreciate some fertiliser and a bit of old-fashioned tender loving care from time to time.
However, you do need to be careful about what type of fertiliser you apply to your native garden. Continue reading “Is your garden looking a bit daggy?”
Working in a native plant nursery, I’ve heard of some pretty interesting ways people have killed their newly purchased native plants. Sometimes it’s due to not knowing what to do, while most times it’s actually due to kindness.
Continue reading “Green Side Up”
This article is extracted form the Yuruga Newsletter
Vol 12 No 1 (January 2004).
The focus of this article is for gardeners in tropical Australia.
However, the basic principles apply for throughout Australia
with minor modifications for local conditions.
Continue reading “Creating a Rainforest Garden with Australian Tropical Plants”