Archive for July 2020 | Monthly archive page

August in the garden

Gardening in August. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Conifer Garden Style: Pines, Cedars and companion plants

Conifers are a versatile and attractive addition to any landscape. They can easily transform an ordinary garden into a modern looking one when planted in the right combination with other plants. Here are some excellent uses of Conifers: Privacy – Being evergreen, they make great outdoor privacy screens year-round. You can choose tall-growing ones or […]

July COVID-19 Update

Victoria has gone back into lockdown for 6 weeks. As previously during the original lock-down period, retail stores can remain open subject to social distancing, which we ask you to follow if you decide to visit us in store, to keep yourself and our staff safe. But we also encourage you to place your order […]

Deciduous Magnolias

From the moment you first set eyes on the vivid colours of Magnolias in the collection of Ron Boekel, you won’t be able to rest until you’ve found a spot in your garden for one. The problem then is going to be stopping yourself at just one, because these are some of the most beautiful […]