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SEEDING FOR BEGINNERS

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Extreme tree planting

Seed collecting is a new art for me.  It requires timing, observation and knowledge of what you’re looking for.  Mostly I’m nervous that I’ll just take the seeds off a plant and waste them by not planting them in time. Continue reading

WATTLES AND WILDFLOWERS

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Snowy River Wattle Acacia boormanii

After the long chilly winter, it seems that finally we’ve got flowers again.  The wattles as always make a show of golden baubles at the very end of winter and the beginning of spring.

wattle1 (3)Up on the hills and down to the river the Early Nancies (Wurmbea Dioica) have been flowering for a few weeks.

Early Nancies among rocks

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