Hey there Greenies! Welcome to the last WPF update this autumn! It pretty much feels like winter is upon us already but I think we all know it's going to get a lot colder from here on in! The slow cooker has been working overtime and I've spent the weekend wishing I'd brought logs in before the rains came <slaphead emoji>! For those of you rushing to get jobs/projects completed prior to the wrath of winter making you wish it was long finished, we have a couple of firm favouri
Hola Perthlings! Our Camellias are going gang-busters right now, this is truly their time to shine and burst forth in glorious flower, so this week we just had to show you how stunning they're looking here at WPF!
Thanks to https://smithgilbertgardens.com/ here's some little known info on our feature plant lovelies this week.... Here are some fun facts Camellias are native to Eastern and Southern Asia, most notably China, Japan, Korea, India and Indonesia Camellias are flowe
Halfway through the last month of Autumn already!
I'm sure most of you, like me, are just loving the mild, slightly damp weather of this very user-friendly season. Thoughts turn to prepping the home to be equipped and ready for all that Winter has to throw at us, stocking up on all things with which to keep the fire going in the wood burner and warm the heart of the home. Cleaning gutters ready to catch the rain in massive storage tanks to get us through next
Hi Perthlings, Clivia Miniata also known as Bush Lily, is originally from South Africa. This ornamental perennial thrives in shade so is a perfect choice for dark areas, under planting or for shady corners where there's full shade, as its fleshy, strappy leaves burn easily. Having said that, it's surprisingly drought tolerant but does not do well in areas subject to frost. It has a clumping growth habit and prefers to be planted in crowded areas and is ideal for mass-planting