Australian Plants online

Number 20...December 2000
ISSN 1326-7469

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.

First Cuttings
BulletOdds and Ends
Australian Plants Societies; A botanical dictionary; Australian birds atlas; Karwarra Gardens online; Australian native plants as weeds; Virtual palm and cycad encyclopaedias; "Australian Plants" print!!!

BulletFavourites - 3
Hardenbergia violacea - Native or False Sarsaparilla

BulletChristmas Trees
Australian native plants that are at their best at this time of year

BulletSir Thomas' Plants
Retracing the journey of Sir Thomas Mitchell in central Queensland

BulletGlyphosate and Cancer
Is there a link??? The evidence is conflicting.

BulletPoor Relations....
Often overlooked members of the Boronia family

BulletDirect Seeding of Native Vegetation to Achieve Biological Diversity
Techniques for species regeneration and reversal of native vegetation decline

BulletThe Australian Aquatic Garden
Australian aquatic and wetland plants deserve to be better known

BulletElectronic Mailbox
Problems, comments, suggestions...and a few answers.

BulletShort Cuts
Grevillea baileyana - Spectacular foliage from the tropical north; Why grow native plants in pots anyway?; Growing Orchids from Seed; The Three "R"s of Garden Design; Propagating from Cuttings; Magic Moments - unexpected delights in a native garden.

BulletA Good Read
Reviews of some publications on the Australian flora.

BulletBack Issues
...see what you've missed and download early articles!


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The deadline for the March 2001 issue is 15 February 2001

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Opinions expressed in this publication are those of the authors and may not represent official policy of the member Societies for Growing Australian Plants. The copyright of all articles and images remains with the authors. Photographs in this issue are copyright Brian Walters unless otherwise indicated.

Editor: Brian Walters


Australian Plants online - December 2000
Issue date: 19 December 2000

Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants

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