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Protect Your Plants from Sap-Sucking Aphids

Aphids are commonly found on new buds, and new leaves where the soft new growth is easier for them to get their hypodermic-like proboscis into, and they can reach the sap 🐜 read all about how you can tackle them in your garden below 👇

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Ping Tung Long Eggplant

A Taiwanese taste sensation, Ping Tung Long Egg Plant with it long purple fruit produces a delicious sweet and tender flavour. They have excellent disease resistance and heat tolerance. One average 1m plant can produce dozens of fruit 🍆

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Flanders Poppy

The Flanders poppy is the traditional ANZAC poppy, with its beautiful red petals and black spot centre. Sow in Autumn or Spring generously and you can have a field appear season after season thanks to their easy germinating seeds

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Growing Guide to Cucumber

Cucumber is the fresh, versatile produce you can eat straight from the garden! Cucumber loves growing alongside beans, radish, spinach, peas, corn - and marigolds will help act as a natural pest repellent. 

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Halloween Stuffed Capsicums

Counterbalance the Halloween treats this year with Halloween Stuffed Capsicums! Have a spoOoOoky halloween!

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Spring in the Native Garden

The colours of some of our favourite native plants are a welcome signal of the new season. If you are wanting to plant more native plants in your garden this season, read all about our most vibrant coloured natives 🌱

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October Garden Guide

With summer on the way, it’s time to get your garden ready for vibrant florals and bursts of colour. It’s also wise to prepare your garden for the summer heat. Here are some useful tips to focus on in October

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Latest Questions & Answers

What is the best and most effective way to deal with climbing weeds?

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Control invasive weeds such as 'Wandering Willie' (Tradescantia Fluminensis) and 'Convolvulus' with herbicide. Spray only during warm, dry spells and be prepared to do follow-up sprays. Spray the whole plant, and then follow up with another spray two or…

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How do I plant vegies and fruits in pots?

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The key to success in pot planting is keeping the water up. Pots dry out far quicker than garden beds and even if your plants don’t die they will be in survival mode, concentrating on seed…

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How deep do I plant the seeds?

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Most seed packets tell you how deep to plant. A rule of thumb is to sow seeds two or three times as deep as they are wide. Take care not to plant seeds to deep. A seed contains a limited supply of stored food to nourish it during germination. If you plant…

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