How to Plant Your Avocado Tree

grafted avocado tree Reed

You’ve just got your hands on an avocado tree. It’s still a baby and just like a baby, it doesn’t like being left out in the cold, wind or sun. It’s been in a nice cozy spot inside a hothouse or greenhouse, where it has been protected from the winter and summer extreme temps. Protecting […]

Which Plant is Best For Hedging?

Narrow Down your choices Hedges are used in the garden mainly to form a backdrop, hide a fence or be the fence, and are a great way to add borders. So which plant to use and how many will you need you ask?  Well, it depends on how you want your hedge to behave.  Are […]

Best Screening Plants for Privacy

red Cottonwood Hibiscus - good screening plant

Help! We need some very quick growing trees to plant around our fenceline for privacy –  We’ve just moved into our new home and everything is bare – our neighbours are constantly watching us from over the fence?  What do you suggest?? This is one of our most common requests – You are looking for […]

Cool Your Home – Choosing Trees for Shade

shade trees

Cool Your Home with Trees Is your street hot? Are you living in an area that is suffering from the Urban Heat Island Effect and craving some shade? Don’t just put up a patio or shade sails, plant more trees!  The best trees for shade to cool down your home are those massive trees planted […]

Rock Dust Fertiliser for Plant Health

magnolia LIttle Gem Rock Dust

  Add Basalt rock to your garden. It’s volcanic and chokkas full of minerals. Rock Dust Fertiliser for Nutrient Dense Plants. The only supplementary gardening products we promote and sell is stuff we actually use in the nursery for growing and maintaining the plants to the standard that you see out here.  As well as […]