Gardening Archive

Attract native animals to your garden: At a time when millions of our native animals have perished because
Mulching protects your plants: In these hot summer months, your plants will cope much better if
Plant your garden to suit soil conditions: As I write, there is a bushfire on Fraser Island and many
Cooloola City Farm: Pavetta australiensis is a shrub occurring in dry rainforest along the Queensland
Successful Ambulance Flower Show: The Cooloola Coast Local Ambulance Committee held its annual Flower Show last
Memories of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie at City Farm: Banksias were named after Sir Joseph Banks who obtained specimens as Cook’s
City Farm now only open three days a week: Our plant of the month is Hibiscus heterophyllus (Native/wild rosella) which is
Treat dunes with respect: by Cooloola City Farm Rainbow Beach has been severely damaged by the
City Farm recommend Myrtles: Many of Australia’s best-known plants come from the Family Myrtaceae – the
Climbing plants at City Farm: Climbing plants do not have strong stems, so in shaded places they