Number 30...June 2003
Australian Plants online is published quarterly by the Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants, a non-profit organisation dedicated to the growing, conservation, promotion and appreciation of Australian native plants.
- News and Views from the World of Australian Plants
- Australian Plants Societies; The "Gumnuts" Newsletter; Salt Sensitivity Database; Acacias - Bridging the Knowledge Gap; Melaleuca quinquenervia - Weed Status in Florida; Drought Takes Toll on Biocontrol;
WATSNU (information on threatened species and ecological communities); Australian Bushfoods magazine; "Australian Plants"...in print!!!
- On the Brink - 6
- Australian Plants at Risk - Swainsona sejuncta
- So You're Going to Western Australia to see the Wildflowers
- Great advice to help you plan your trip to the Wildflower State.
- Verticordia in the Garden
- The 'feather flowers' have a reputation for unreliability in the garden - what are the requirements for growing theses spectacular plants?
- Eating and Drinking the Garden
- Some recommendations for native plants that can be part of your everyday culinary experience!
- Growing Banksias in Northern Victoria
- Experiences on growing a wide range of these Australian icons - both eastern and western species
- Rediscovering Grevillea rosmarinifolia
- The type form of this well known species was thought to be extinct - until rediscovered in two very different locations!
- Lilly Pillys in the Garden
- Everyone knows a lilly pilly! Do you really??.
- Electronic Mailbox
- Problems, comments, suggestions...and a few answers.
- Short Cuts
- Golden Guinea Tree (Dillenia alata); Growing Golden Penda; Growing Grevillea from Seed; Propagation for the Casual Grower; Fifteen Ideas for Garden Design; Grafting Grevillea caleyi
- A Good Read
- Reviews of some publications on the Australian flora.
- Back Issues
- ...see what you've missed and download early articles!
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Editor: Brian Walters
Australian Plants online - June 2003
Issue date: 9 June 2003
Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants