Allora's Advice

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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Moses in the Cradle

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, November 20, 2017 . Comments

Rhoeo Tradescantia or 'Moses in the Cradle' is a colourful, evergreen clump forming plant featuring two colour foliage - green on top and purple underneath. It has a short stem that produc ...

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Purple Fountain Grass

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, November 13, 2017 . Comments

Of all the ornamental grasses, of which there are many, Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum Advena 'Rubrum') is probably one of the most popular. The Purple burgundy-coloured foliage and soft, fuzzy ...

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Tiffany Cornell . Monday, November 06, 2017 . Comments

CANNA TERRA is a line of nutrients and substrates which are specially developed for growing plants in peat based potting mixes. CANNA TERRA can be used for cultivating in both pots and open pottin ...

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Plant Life Balance Phone App Launches!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, October 30, 2017 . Comments

Rate your space - Style your space - Get the look that's right for you! Plant Life Balance is a fun way to green your home with your phone. Choose from one of seven 'Living ...

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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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Tropical Gardening

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, October 16, 2017 . Comments

Plants need to be treated differently in warm climates. The affect of temperature creates different growth responses to those seen in cooler areas. These responses are generally seen as: Faster ...

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Silly Season SALE

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, October 09, 2017 . Comments

It's that time of year again where the humidity is rising.... And to celebrate the silly season we're having 10% - 50% OFF IN-STORE!!!! 10% OFF STATUES 20% OFF WATER FEATURES 20% OFF GA ...

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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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Tiffany Cornell . Monday, September 25, 2017 . Comments

Did you know that the 1st October is International Coffee Day? So with any purchase on Sunday 1st October, receive a Buy One get One FREE Coffee voucher to use in our Cafe! We believe that Coffee  ...

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