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Lomandras for Queensland

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Queensland can have some very extreme conditions for landscape plantings, wet, dry and high humidity can cause problems for a lot of plant species. Lomandras are a notoriously tough plant, but not every lomandra variety is suited to the Queensland climate. This article will show which are the best lomandras for Queensland, even ones that are phytophthora resistant.

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Landscape plants to die for

Landscape professionals need landscape plants that are longer lived and are strong growers so that they will perform well in landscapes. But what plants will also give the landscape that real ‘wow’ factor, with stunning coloured foliage and amazing flowers?

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Grey Box™ Westringia Crowned Plant of the Year 2015

Grey Box Westringia has been named Plant of the Year 2015 at the well-respected Nursery & Garden Industry Australia awards. It has been an outstanding seller for nurseries around Australia. With a super compact form, stunning foliage and remarkable versatility it makes a perfect addition in gardens and landscapes alike.

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Let Encore Azaleas be a feature in your garden

Encore Azaleas make a multi-season flowering landscape a reality. With a variety of beautiful vibrant colours and evergreen foliage, Encore Azaleas are the ideal choice for Australian gardens. But it’s not just their beauty or bloom time that sets them apart, they are more drought tolerant, heat & frost tolerant and there are even 2 varieties that are lace bug resistant. So why not add Encore Azaleas to your garden today.

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Cutting through the hype…We look at the best buffalo lawn types

Australian’s need to cut through the hype of grass company publicity and select the best grass type to suit their home lawn requirements; Buffalo or other. Here we have a more in depth look at 3 of Australia’s top selling Soft Leaf Buffalo lawn grass varieties.

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Liriopes – What makes them great!

If you are looking for a strappy leaf plant that is tremendously versatile and exceptionally tough, you can’t go past Liriopes.

From bitterly cold areas to tropical locations, Liriopes with tolerate them all.

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Flat Mat™ Trachelospermum is a lower growing Japanese Star Jasmine

Flat Mat™ Trachelospermum is lower growing plant and forms a ground cover more quickly compared to the common form. It makes a flatter climber when supported on trellises and requires less pruning to form a flatter ground cover.


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