Australian Plants online

Number 24...December 2001
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
BulletNews and Views from the World of Australian Plants
Australian Plants Societies; The "Gumnuts" Newsletter; Biological Control of Bitou Bush; Control of Bridal Creeper; Internet Discussion Groups; Australian Plants" print!!!

BulletFavourites - 7
Payne's Thryptomeme

BulletThe Propagation of Banksia
An in-depth review of current methods and possible future developments

BulletWhen is a Baeckea not a Baeckea?
Name changes and new species......we cut through the confusion!

BulletEremophila and Pollinators
Emu bushes are adapted to both their environment and to specific pollinators

BulletReview of the Promotive Effects of Smoke on Seed Dormancy
Recent studies yield some surprising results about seed germination of Grevillea

BulletThe Passage of Fire
Adaptations to fire in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales

BulletCorrea - Wild Fuchsia
Large, colourful bell flowers. Bird attractive.... What more could you ask??!!

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

BulletShort Cuts
Plants' Adaptation to Drought; Growing Epacris in Containers; Germination of Epacrls Seeds using Plant-derived Smoke, Darkness and Heat; Olearia - The Daisy Bush; Grafting Eremophila; The Red Wattle

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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Editor: Brian Walters


Australian Plants online - December 2001
Issue date: 24 December 2001

Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants

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