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Tag: native plants

Lake Macquarie hosts native plant giveaway

More than 3000 free native plants will be provided to Lake Macquarie residents next month as part of the council’s annual Native Plant Giveaway. The event is usually held in conjunction with the...

Rise in demand for native plants

Modern garden designs tend to focus on garden walls, cactus and succulent designs but, at this time of year, the requests for native plants become more prevalent as many are in flower...

Former quarry site set for a transformation

A quarry in Redhead that was once an illegal dumping hot spot is set to be transformed into a haven for native flora and fauna under a new rehabilitation project. Works have begun...

How to attract native birds

I find that current garden designs generally exclude our Australian native plants. Why? The demand for a minimalistic garden, supposedly to compliment modern house designs. We aren't sheep who follow the flock? Sure, many new...