Bottle Tree

  • 6 Ways to Increase Biodiversity in Your Garden

    A biodiverse garden is a garden that’s filled with life in multiple forms. It encompasses a variety of plant species, which, in turn, attracts an array of wildlife. Not only does this make a garden…

  • Growing Native Australian Trees Found in Vine Thickets

    Vine thickets are an important part of Australia’s natural ecology. Like similar rainforest growth around the globe, vine thickets help conserve moisture, prevent erosion by water or wind, provide habitat for native animal species, and…

  • 5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Queensland Bottle Tree

    Whether you’re considering purchasing a Queensland Bottle Tree or you already have one growing happily in your garden, it’s always worth learning a little more about the trees that feature in your life. When it…

  • Large Succulents: Feature Plants for Your Landscape

    If you are a gardener, you have often heard the term, “succulent”. You might have asked yourself what exactly is it that makes a succulent? You know that cacti, aloes, agave, and tree yuccas are…

  • Trendy Trees: 3 Garden Trees in High Demand

    Looking for a way to update and modernise your garden? We’ve been busy exploring some of the top tree trends of 2021 – many are guaranteed to be short-lived fads that aren’t worth your time…

  • Gearing up for Spring: Are your Trees Ready?

    Spring is probably one of the most exciting times of the year for gardeners everywhere. When your garden focuses on trees, it is one continuous adventure right after another. Warmer temperatures, but not too warm,…

  • Gearing up for Spring: Are your Trees Ready?

    Spring is probably one of the most exciting times of the year for gardeners everywhere. When your garden focuses on trees, it is one continuous adventure right after another. Warmer temperatures, but not too warm,…

  • How to Create a Desert Garden

    Dramatic, mysterious, and romantic, there’s just something about desert gardens that hold so much appeal. Granted, the lack of water available poses a challenge, but, so long as you design your space correctly, you’ll be…

  • Four Top Trees for Landscaping

    There are many beautiful trees available for landscaping, but there are four trees that stand out as being the four top trees for landscaping. These trees each have a unique feature that makes them excellent…

  • 5 Ways to Make the Most of a Small Garden

    Many find themselves feeling restricted and uninspired when trying to design a small garden. However, when it comes to outdoor spaces, good things really do very often come in small packages. Smaller gardens are cheaper…

  • 5 Salt-Tolerant Trees for Coastal Gardens

    Living by the coast definitely has its perks. However, many gardeners struggle with coastal gardens – the combination of salty sprays and salt in the soil provides less-than-ideal conditions for many plants. Don’t worry, this…

  • Tall Architectural Trees

    A favorite Australian architectural tree is brachychiton rupestres otherwise known as the Queensland Bottle tree. It should not be confused with the baobab, Adansonia Gregorii, even though baobabs are also known as bottle trees. Both…

  • Gardening Indoors with Designer Trees

    People who love plants and gardening do not always have the space, weather, or time to garden outside. An excellent solution to this is to grow plants in pots. Sunrooms, patios, even living rooms or…