Allora's Advice

How air temperature affects plants

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, October 02, 2017 . Comments

Temperature is a key factor in plant growth and development. Along with the levels of light, carbon dioxide, air humidity, water and nutrients, temperature influences plant growth and ultimately c ...

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Tropical Trees

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, September 18, 2017 . Comments

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago... The next best time is NOW! We have some of the best tropical trees in the country! So if you have the space and would also like to create shad ...

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Blooming Bougainvillea

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, September 04, 2017 . Comments

For colour in the garden Bougainvilleas provide some of the best choices! They love free-draining soil and do not like having excess water around their roots. Positioned in full sun will give the be ...

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National Honey Bee Day!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, August 14, 2017 . Comments

Join us this Sunday 20th August between 10am - 2pm for some Bee Friendly Fun! There will be Honey Tasting, Honey Spinning and Much More! BEE THERE! Did you know that Bees pollinate 1 in ev ...

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Edible Flowers

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, July 03, 2017 . Comments

With their powerful and unique flavours, textures and colours, edible flowers have gained popularity as a creative and innovative ingredient for the culinary world. Flowers are added to food to pr ...

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Berrimah Flower Bar

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, June 19, 2017 . Comments

Looking for fresh cut flowers? We have a range of tropical flowers that will be sure to brighten up any occasion. Located at Allora Gardens Nursery on the corner of Lagoon road and Stuart Hig ...

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Sizzling Sunpatiens

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, May 29, 2017 . Comments

Garden success has never been simpler with easy-to-plant, easy-to-grow Sunpatiens. The thicker petals and tough foliage are less prone to disease, and their strong sturdy stems tolerate high heat, ...

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Top End plants to grow this dry...

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, May 08, 2017 . Comments

THERE ARE SOME SUPER EXCITING TOP END PLANTS TO GROW THIS DRY SEASON!!! CITRUS: Whether it's oranges, lemons, mandarin, kumquats, grapefruit or limes, there's a variety to suit every taste ...

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Growing Orchids in Darwin

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, May 01, 2017 . Comments

Darwin has the right climate for growing a wide range of Orchids including lowland tropical species and the many colourful hybrids. Orchids are easy to grow and are less trouble to care for than  ...

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Easter fun in the Garden!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, April 10, 2017 . Comments

What have you got planned this Easter weekend? (We are closed Good Friday) On Saturday 15th April at 9.30am we will be having an Easter Herb Hunt!!! Kids of all ages will be able to get involv ...

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