Thinking of growing deciduous trees?

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As autumn leaves begin to fall, making for some of the most spectacular times of year for deciduous trees, you may be considering which of these may be suitable to grow in the garden as the last month of autumn approaches.

It’s a quite magical time of year, when autumn leaves turn golden, red and crimson and fall to the ground making a colourful (if messy!) carpet of leaves. The ...

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Flowering plants and climate change: will they adapt?

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At this time of year gardeners always start to think towards the future. What to plant for the upcoming summer months, how to plan the garden for the New Year — whether to put in that new garden bed, what to grow and how much tubestock to order from Evergreen Growers to fill those gaps in the hedge, beds and backyards.

However thinking towards 2014 may also give the gardening fraternity pause for wider thought. What about the big ...

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The Lilly Pilly — versatile, tough and native beauty (Part One)

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Every now and then Evergreen Growers will be publishing helpful and informative articles about selected plants and flowers. This week sees the start of a two part series on the magnificent lilly pilly.

Lovers of Australian native flora need no introduction to the superb lilly pilly, often referred to as the Australian cherry because of the reddish or purplish fruits they bear. The lilly pilly is a robust plant, needing only moderate watering after it is established and is ...

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The White Mulberry — more than just a canopy tree

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As part of our service to gardeners and growers (and those keen on setting up a productive and attractive garden) we at Evergreen Growers like to feature — and discuss — a selected plant available in our nursery.

This week it’s the turn of the versatile and fruit-bearing White Mulberry tree.

The attractive and multi-tasking Mulberry has its place in Australian history as the source of ...

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