Archive: April, 2020
Finished off my Friday in the nursery with this super cool character I met while foraging for gooseberries. We see it a good indication that we have the natural balances right. No harm chemicals and healthy plants. Enjoy sharing and have a safe and healthy weekend. @ Plant Culture Nursery
The Forest elder - Nuxia floribunda. A must for every garden ticking so many boxes. Flowering started early this year with these pics taken this morning. The delicate mass of creamy yellow flowers produce a wonderful sweet vanilla fragrance. This fragrance becomes stronger as the day warms and the nectar starts to soften.
A forest of fever trees that have no fever. Did you know the origin of their name came from explorers moving North into Africa. It was believed that after setting up camps in these forests that one could become ill with fever. As it turned out it wasn’t the tree’s that caused the fever but the mosquitoes and their association...