Allora's Advice

Philodendron Burle Marx

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, June 03, 2020 . Comments

Burle Marx is an easy to grow, prehistoric looking philodendron. It is a low growing variety that is well suited for interior scapes, containers and tropical landscape mass plantings. The jungle gree ...

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Curtains of Gold

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, May 20, 2020 . Comments

Petraeovitex Wolfeii CURTAINS OF GOLD This fantastic plant features attractive, pendulous yellow bracts with cream flowers, which never fail to attract attention. Regular water and fertiliser will e ...

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Rhaphidophora Cryptantha

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, May 06, 2020 . Comments

Cryptantha is a meandering aroid that loves to grow upward. The plants are very small until they find a piece of wood or vertical surface to grow on. These are excellent terrarium plants with a beaut ...

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Hoya Carnosa 'Indian Rope'

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, April 22, 2020 . Comments

This superb form of Carnosa forms long stems with attractive twisted leaves like thick rope that can cascade to over 1 meter long. Relatively slow growing compared with other Hoyas is well worth the e ...

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Nepenthes Alata

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, April 08, 2020 . Comments

Looking for something unusual for your garden? Why not try a Carnivorous plant! Nepenthes, commonly known as the Hanging or Asian Pitcher Plants, are the most ostentatious carnivorous plants next to t ...

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Lemon Scented Myrtle

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, March 25, 2020 . Comments

Backhousia Citriodora Lemon Scented Myrtle/Lemon Ironwood An evergreen medium shrub or small, bushy tree with dark green, strongly lemon-scented leaves. New growth is often red. Profuse clusters  ...

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2020 Workshops

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, March 11, 2020 . Comments

Wednesday 18th March Stingless Bees with Barry 7:30pm - 8:30pm $10 per person Sunday 22nd March Indoor Plant Talk 10:30am - 11:30am FREE Sunday 29th March Fruit Trees in the  ...

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Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, February 26, 2020 . Comments

Spathiphyllum 'Picasso' Like a masterpiece this new addition to the popular Spathiphyllum family features strong bold green and white variegations as well as the traditional white flowers. An ...

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Garden Clown

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, February 12, 2020 . Comments

Excoecaria Cochinchinensis: An ideal shady garden plant that will add extra colour in shaded areas. Grows to 1.5m. Ideal container specimen for patio, bush, house or garden planting. Light  ...

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Textures and Colours

Tiffany Cornell . Wednesday, January 29, 2020 . Comments

EUODIA HORTENSIS 'Gold Nugget' An exotic foliage shrub full of colour and texture, an asset to anyones garden. It is an evergreen/gold which makes it stand out, a showy plant. Flowers are whit ...

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