Category Archives: This Month in the Garden

Zygo Cactus

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The Zygo cactus season has begun!.

We have a large collection budding up and waiting to burst into flower for winter. They are perfect for pots or hanging baskets in a well lit room. Remember to keep them slightly dry and the will reward you with flowers for the winter months.

Colour for the Indoors

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As the days get shorter and winter is fast approaching, its nice to have some colour for the indoors. We have Cyclamens, African Violets, Anthuriums all in full flower. Orchids are just starting to arrive for the winter season. These are sure to brighten your home. Call in and we can advise on the best care to ensure these continue to thrive.

PLANT OF THE MONTH FOR MAY CAMELLIA SASANQUA

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CAMELLIA SASANQUA

Originating from Japan, these wonderful plants are full of colour for winter. Happy to grow in full sun or part shade. They make a great hedge or screen and are also perfect to grow in containers. We have a large selection to choose from.

February’s Plant of the Month

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Metrosideros Little Dugald

 

A small evergreen shrub growing 1 to 2m high x 1m wide.

Attractive green glossy leaves with spectacular red flowers during late spring through until the end of summer. Bringing small native birds into the garden.

Happy in full sun or part shade,  great for containers and makes a wonderful hedge.

Will tolerate coastal conditions . Prune after flowering to maintain a compact and tidy appearance.