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About the Garden Magazine focuses on gardening hints and tips for the home gardener
About the Garden Magazine focuses on gardening hints and tips for the home gardener

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These are great shade loving easy care winter flower

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Anzac 100 Centenary. Why not create a living memory by creating a garden of remembrance. Plants featured include:

- RSL Spirit of Anzac Grevillea
- Gallipoli Rosemary
- Gallipoli Centenary Rose (Kortutu)
- Aleppo Pine ‘pinus halepensis’
- Wattle
- Red Poppy

#anzac   #remembrance   #100years   #centenary   #garden   #growing   #aboutthegarden   #australia  

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April is Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness, here are our top four (4) blue flower picks to get your garden shiny blue.

#LIUB #autismawareness #flower   #blue   #garden   #grow  #australia #autism #aboutthegarden  

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Let's get behind epilepsy awareness today and pick a bunch of purple flowers for the table and wear something purple in the garden (or to work!).

Epilepsy is a seizure disorder. It is not a psychological disorder nor a disease and it is not contagious. The brain is made up of billions of nerve cells or neurons that communicate through electrical and chemical signals. When there is a sudden excessive electrical discharge that disrupts the normal activity of the nerve cells, a seizure may result. For more on Purple Day http://bit.ly/1EyNUCx

#PurpleDay

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Diving and repotting cattleya orchids is easier then you think!

Here is a picture guide on how to do it

#orchid   #flower   #garden   #autumn   #aboutthegarden  

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Ever wondered what plants attract butterflies?

Jo Hammond from Butterfly Host Plants, shares her knowledge on how to attract the Blue Tiger butterfly (Tirumala hamata) to your garden.

Article: http://www.aboutthegarden.com.au/index.php/which-plants-attract-butterflies-the-blue-tiger-butterfly-tirumala-hamata/

Pin it: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/204280533073933378/

#butterfly   #colours   #garden   #gardenthememories   #aboutthegarden   #autumn  

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Did you know that people that enjoy nature and gardening tend to be happier?

So Independent Garden Centres Australia wide are joining forces with beyondblue to host a weekend of fundraising and awareness building with 'garden RELEAF' March 7-8.

Make sure you save the date and be part of the solution.

#beyondblue   #gardenreleaf   #depression   #anxiety   #pnd   #suicideawareness   #aboutthegarden   #garden   #plants   #happiness  

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Did you know that people that enjoy nature and gardening tend to be happier?

So Independent Garden Centres Australia wide are joining forces with beyondblue to host a weekend of fundraising and awareness building with 'garden RELEAF' March 7-8.

Make sure you save the date and be part of the solution.

#beyondblue   #gardenreleaf   #depression   #anxiety   #pnd   #suicideawareness   #aboutthegarden   #garden   #plants   #happiness  

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Hibiscus Flower Beetle Garden Pest.

If you've noticed your hibiscus dropping flowers before they open, or just the flowers are deformed when they open, you may have a Hibiscus Flower Beetle infestation.

Treatment tips: http://www.aboutthegarden.com.au/index.php/hibiscus-flower-beetle-garden-pest/

Pin it: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/204280533073811360/

#hibiscus   #flower   #summer  #pest #garden #aboutthegarden   #australia  

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