Number 17...March 2000
Australian Plants online is published in March, June, September and December by the Society for Growing Australian Plants, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the growing, conservation, promotion and appreciation of Australian native plants.
- Odds and Ends
- What's wrong with botanical names?? Melbourne's Water Conservation Garden; Australian Native Plants Forum; Web site statistics; Net Watch; "Australian Plants"...in print!!!
Getting Started 8: Potted Plants
- No space for a native garden?....bung 'em in pots!
Using Indigenous Plants to Conserve Indigenous Fauna
- Relationships between plants and animals, particularly in the urban environment
An Experience with Macadamia
- Growing Macadamia in central Florida
Birds in the Autumn Garden
- Growing bird attracting plants that flower in autumn
Between Jerusalem and the Acropolis
- Walking in Tasmania's south-west
Paws for Reflection!
- Growing kangaroo paws. Birds love 'em....so should you!!
Growing Rainforest Plants
- Learning the secrets and dispelling the myths.....
- Problems, comments, suggestions...and a few answers.
- Firewheel Tree - Stenocarpus sinuatus; Coastal Update; Burdekin Plum - Pleiogynium timorense; Winter Colour; Lechenaultia formosa.
A Good Read
- Reviews of some publications on the Australian flora.
- ...see what you've missed and download early articles!
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Editor: Brian Walters
Australian Plants online - March 2000
Issue date: 29 March 2000
Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants