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Elysium - Taradale

 I am not interested in tuning into the horse racing of Melbourne Cup Day so I spent Tuesday, the 4th of November doing something I really like – visiting two open gardens in the nearby township of Taradale. 238 more words

Splashes of colour and loads of living things ....

Snapshots from the Bergvliet gardens featured in this year’s Open Constantia Gardens – 45 Hiddingh Road and 13 De Rust Avenue.


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Beautiful Marijke Honig at Rosemarie’s garden, photographed with her new book, Indigenous Plant Palettes, which is the first prize in our OGC raffle. 17 more words

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Julie's Garden - preview

Julie’s garden is looking beautiful today. Above, clipped Coleonema.

Sprightly onions.

And picture-perfect strawberries!

Open Gardens Constantia days are today and tomorrow. Visit the link for more information.

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Feverfew at the plant sale

There will be quite a few of these plants available at the Open Gardens Constantia plant sale (tomorrow and Saturday) in the herb section.

Tanacetum parthenium… 113 more words

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Plaistow Homestead - Joyces Creek

Yippeee! It’s been Festival of Gardens time in Castlemaine and district from the 1st to the 9th of November. So there’ll be a few posts devoted to the gardens I visited over the next few weeks. 210 more words

Indigenous honey for the honey makers

Are you looking for a showy, easily grown indigenous small shrub that is tough and can take full sun and only needs moderate watering? Then southern African native  137 more words

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