Australian Plants online

Number 33...March 2004
ISSN 1326-7469

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.

First Cuttings
BulletNews and Views from the World of ASGAP
Australian Plants Societies; The "Gumnuts" Newsletter; "Flora of Australia" - online; ASGAP 2005; Bioregions of New South Wales; How many Megapixels is Enough??; Hornsby Online Herbarium; "Australian Plants" print!!!

BulletOn the Brink - 9
Australian Plants at Risk - Zieria granulata

BulletThe Rainforest: Yes, It may be Copied
Experiences in setting up a suburban rainforest.

BulletBotany and How She is Spoke
You say Call-IS-tem-on; I say CALL-i-STEM-on.....

BulletTrials of Long-stem Tube Stock
A progress report on long stem revegetation trials with rainforest species.

BulletComing to Grips with the Genus Correa
The history and current activities of ASGAP's Correa Study Group.

BulletThe Grass Tree: Its Uses and Abuses
Aboriginal people exploited Xanthorrhoea sustainably - are modern gardeners doing the same?

BulletSuccessful Propagation: Making the Right Choices
Practical advice on plant propagation from cuttings for the 'average' grower.

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

BulletShort Cuts
Yellow Flowers; A Cut in Time - a non-pruner reforms his ways; Big Pots, Root Binding and Freshening Potting Mixes; Another view on Racosperma; Travelling with Cuttings; Are the Locals Good Enough? - using indigenous plants.

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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Opinions expressed in this publication are those of the authors and may not represent official policy of the member Societies of the Association of 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 - March 2004
Issue date: 18 March 2004

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