Oops! It appears that you have disabled your Javascript. In order for you to see this page as it is meant to appear, we ask that you please re-enable your Javascript!

Category Archives: growing plants

Planning your Garden

Planning a garden can be an exciting time. It is a time to dream of flowerbeds humming with bees, the croak of frogs at night, the scent of foliage as you brush past or after rain. There are as many garden variations as there are gardeners. And a garden can be as odd or as […]

Also posted in australian native plants | Tagged | Comments Off on Planning your Garden

Spring Plant Sale Sept 3rd

Springtime is close, and the time is near for the Native Plant Sale!! Make sure you come up for a visit on 3rd September at Wilson Botanic Park, Princes Highway, Berwick. We open at 9am, and close around 3.30pm. There will be something for everyone- plants to buy in tubes and pots ready to go […]

Also posted in australian native plants, native plant sale | Comments Off on Spring Plant Sale Sept 3rd

Reduce your Environmental Impact

Reducing your impact on the environment is at once easy, and sometimes very hard. Easy because you are not doing something – not buying a new thing or the latest gadget. Not getting swept up in a craze, and thinking before you purchase something. It is far easier not to have something that needs recycling […]

Also posted in sustainability | Tagged | Comments Off on Reduce your Environmental Impact

Garden Planning

Planning a garden can be an exciting time. It is a time to dream of flowerbeds humming with bees, the croak of frogs at night, the scent of foliage as you brush past or after rain. There are as many garden variations as there are gardeners. And a garden can be as odd or as […]

Also posted in australian native plants | Tagged | Comments Off on Garden Planning

Native Plant Sale Update

Thanks to all the visitors to the Wilson Park APS Native plant Sale on last Saturday. The weather held off and we had lots of happy people going home with bags of plants. We had several new stalls with the quilters group using native flower design material in their lovely creations. The woodworkers had a […]

Also posted in australian native plants, native plant sale | Tagged | Comments Off on Native Plant Sale Update

Winter in the garden

Now the weather is a bit colder again, it is good time to plan out any changes to the garden. Plants Think about what has survived the summer and what hasn’t. Was it because of position (soil, moisture levels, surrounding trees, shade) or just the type of plant (too delicate, poorly planted). Things change over […]

Also posted in australian native plants, native birds | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Winter in the garden

Silver Foliage Native Plants

A plant with silvery leaves provide a lovely contrast in a garden. They are also dry tolerant, and so are ideal for a difficult patch in full sun. You can also try placing them near entrance areas as they show up quite well at night. The silver tones can vary through a spectrum of blueish […]

Tagged , | Comments Off on Silver Foliage Native Plants

More Native Plants in Pots

Since this was a popular post, I am resending with links to facebook. Wilson Park APS now has a new Facebook page, please feel free to visit and connect for the latest updates. Our Facebook link is https://www.facebook.com/APSWilsonParkBerwick. Would you love a display like a garden show? Some native plants can be grown successfully in pots. […]

Also posted in australian native plants | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on More Native Plants in Pots

A relaxing garden

Is it time to make your garden work for you? Has the round of weeding, planting and pruning trapped you in a never ending spiral of garden tasks? A garden should be what you want it to be, a place to relax, somewhere to watch wildlife or insects, enjoy flowers, a place to entertain or showcase […]

Also posted in australian native plants, environmental, garden insects, native birds | Tagged , , | Comments Off on A relaxing garden

Preparing your garden for Summer

Wondering what to do with your plants purchased at our Native Plant Sale at Wilson Botanic Park? Firstly, thanks to all the visitors to our recent native plant sale at Wilson Botanic Park, Berwick. It was a successful day with lovely weather, and lots of people had trolley loads of plants. Congratulations to all raffle […]

Also posted in australian native plants, environmental, garden insects | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Preparing your garden for Summer

Copyright © 2019 www.apswilsonparkberwick.org.au. All Rights Reserved.  Plugin