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Creating an Australian Garden
Angus Stewart has worked for decades on selecting and breeding Australian plants to make them more gardener- friendly. Creating and Australian Garden passes on knowledge gained from Angus's extensive experience as a plant breeder, and allows us all to unlock the secrets of a cleverly designed Australian gardens that provide year round colour, vibrant foliage and havens for wildlife. This book gives practical tips on planning a garden from scratch, adapting an existing garden, using water-saving methods, creating mounds and raised beds to ensure the drainage many Australian plants require, growing them in containers, choosing the best plants for your environment, easy-to-follow preparation techniques and 450 of the best Australian plant varieties. This is 2nd Edition.
Title: Creating an Australian Garden
Category: Design
Publisher: Allen&Unwin, 2012
Pages: 256
Photos: 625
Binding: Paperback
Availablity: not available


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Many Australian plants can be successfully grown as Bonsai specimens? Banksia grandis, Brachychitons, Buckinghamia, many Callistemons and many Leptospermums See our custom plant list for more suggestions.

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