Allora's Advice

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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Come and join in the fun at Allora!

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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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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EverEdge - We stock it!

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, September 11, 2017 . Comments

EverEdge - a brilliant, simple and long lasting way to maintain tidy garden edges. The edge and the spikes are all made from one piece of steel (No extra pins, joiners, or pegs). EverEdge flexible ...

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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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World Kitchen Garden Day

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, August 28, 2017 . Comments

To celebrate World Kitchen Garden Day, we wanted to share with you our favourite 5-Must Have Herbs for your Kitchen: Basil - is one of the most popular kitchen herbs around the world! Known for ...

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How to grow healthy Succulents...

Tiffany Cornell . Monday, August 21, 2017 . Comments

Growing Succulents indoors can be a bit tricky. However, with these simple tips you'll be able to better care for your indoor Succulent collection. 6 Hours of Sunlight: When Succulents are indo ...

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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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