Number 34...June 2004
Australian Plants online is published quarterly by the Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants (ASGAP), a non-profit organisation dedicated to the growing, conservation, promotion and appreciation of Australian native plants.
- News and Views from the World of ASGAP
- Australian Plants Societies; The "Gumnuts" Newsletter; A Myna Problem?; World Wide Wattle Web Site; A sterile form of Sollya heterophylla?; Sustainable Gardening Australia; Eco-media; "Australian Plants"...in print!!!
- On the Brink - 10
- Australian Plants at Risk - Banksia cuneata
- Mallows are Frog Favourites
- Want a frog-friendly garden? Hibiscus-like plants may be the answer.
- True Blue Australians
- Blue flowered plants?? There's lots to choose from....
- Eucryphia lucida - Leatherwood
- Justly famous for its honey, should this be Tasmania's floral emblem?
- Planting Under Established Eucalypts
- Once eucalypts are established, how do you get plants to grow in the dry conditions under the canopy?
- Spotlighting the Deadly Night Shade Family
- The Solanaceae contains commercially important food crops - but some highly toxic members as well.
- Commercial Growing of Cut Flowers
- The change from bush picking to plantation-grown wildflowers is producing results.
- Electronic Mailbox
- Problems, comments, suggestions...and a few answers.
- Short Cuts
- Waratahs - A Few Facts; Wedding Bush - Ricinocarpos pinifolius; A Rare Experience - The elusive pink flannel flower makes an appearance; Gardening in a Time of Water Restrictions; New Life - Experiences in plant recovery after a drought; Myrmecochory - An important seed dispersal method in nature.
- 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 2004
Issue date: 20 June 2004
Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants