Allora's Advice

Want to attract native birds to your garden?

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, April 02, 2018 . Comments

Birds are essential to the ecosystem and there are more than 700 native species to welcome into your garden. It will probably come as no surprise that native birds are attracted to Australia n ...

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An apple a day keeps the doctor away...

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, March 05, 2018 . Comments

Or a LEMON, or a GUAVA, or even a MANGO? OUR FRUIT TREES HAVE ARRIVED!!!!!!!!!!! This is what we have in store.... CITRUS: Dwarf Tahitian Lime Kaffir Lime Red Grapefruit Cumq ...

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The Glamorous Garlic Vine!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, February 05, 2018 . Comments

The Garlic Vine, also called the false garlic plant, is a woody climbing vine with beautiful flowers. It is known as the false garlic plant because it is unrelated to edible garlic. Growing ga ...

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Phalaenopsis Orchids

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, January 22, 2018 . Comments

The Phalaenopsis or 'Moth Orchid' is the most common orchid! They are easily grown in the home and stay in bloom for a very long time. A mature Phalaenopsis will be in bloom much of the year with  ...

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Bat Plant Beauty!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, January 15, 2018 . Comments

Bat plants require warm, humid shade. They thrive in low light conditions of 40-60% shade, where trees or walls protect them from direct sun. This affinity for low light makes them quite happy ind ...

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Boysenberries - Yes we grow here!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, January 08, 2018 . Comments

Large bramble berry that grows on a trailing vine. Small clustered berries. When fully ripe, they develop a deep maroon colour, though it is not uncommon for the berries to still have subtle hin ...

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Sweet Love

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, January 01, 2018 . Comments

Tabernaemontana 'Sweet Love' are now in stock and looking gorgeous! With delicate looking little white flowers, this hardy shrub reaches 1-2 metres high. Prune to create a nice b ...

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Diamonds in the Dark

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, December 11, 2017 . Comments

Diamonds in the Dark are a revolutionary new range of Lagerstroemias. They feature flawless near-black foliage that emerges in early spring, followed by masses of vivid blooms from  ...

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Purple Heart

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, November 27, 2017 . Comments

Need a ground cover for your garden that is attractive and durable? Tradescantia Pallida 'Purpurea' (Purple Heart) is a popular trailing evergreen perennial noted for its remarkable foliage of  ...

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Gardenias

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, October 23, 2017 . Comments

Fragrance is one of the most great delights of a summer garden and Gardenias are a beautiful, sweet-smelling way to up the aromas. They're coming into bloom now all over the country an ...

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