FESTIVAL MAGAZINES

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May 11, 2021

Bougainvilleas that you can handle

Now, friendlier bougainvilleas that are fantastic for your landscaping and small garden needs.  It all began in the 1980’s… Passionate bougainvillea lover and Brisbane nursery woman, Jan Iredell, made the decision to dedicate her time to specifically breed and grow dwarfed and more compact bougainvilleas…
May 11, 2021

Your Guide to Autumn Planting with Baileys

“Autumn is for planting” was a theme taken up by the nursery industry to guide gardeners towards more successful plantings compared to those in spring and summer. It truly is the ideal time to plant almost anything (but tropical plants) now in WA, with milder temperatures and warm, moist soils […]
April 9, 2021

Top 10 autumn plants for WA gardens

The cooler weather and shorter days don’t mean the end of colour in your garden! Here at Nativ by Plantrite we have chosen our top 10 autumn plants that are guaranteed to add a splash of colour on a rainy day. For our autumn planting list, Dwarf Banksias make a […]
January 28, 2021

Growing fruit and vegetables at home

Few activities in the garden are as satisfying as growing food in your own back yard. Creating and maintaining a vegetable patch is an activity that feeds the body as well as the soul as you can follow your own philosophy about the use of fertilisers and pesticides.
January 18, 2021

Create your own living garden sanctuary.

How would you like to enjoy a cup of tea or a glass of wine in the garden while watching the birds splash about in a bird bath or watch a sneaky lizard snatch a moth from the air.
November 9, 2020

Eat your Garden: Tips on designing your edible landscape

Often when we set out to create gardens around our homes we think first of the showy ornamental plants. Naturally we want our landscapes to look good and to value to our homes.
October 7, 2020

Garden ART: Old Chair to Charming Succulent Planter!

Have an old chair sitting around the house gathering dust? Well, why not UPCYCLE it into a charming succulent planter and create a unique feature for your garden that will be a talking point for all of your visitors.
November 1, 2019

How to make a Succulent Book

Succulents are quite magical in my book. They have an ability to thrive in the most unlikeliest of circumstances. Succulent cuttings can last up to a couple of weeks without water – A largely underrated ability, given that cut flowers last a day or two at most without water.
November 1, 2019

Calling all Brown Thumbs!

Do you wish you could have healthy plants? Do you feel sad or guilty that many of your green babies haven’t survived for long after you’ve brought them home?
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