Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

Time to Improve with New Plants

Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

Time to Improve with New Plants

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AUTUMN is a great time to improve the garden with new plantings, with the good rain we have experienced lately and the soil temperature still warm. You can plant now and hopefully dodge the really warm weather that knocks new plants around. So what should you look for and whereas the best place to find plants that will reward you in your garden?

Lots of people buy plants on impulse but like any kind of shopping, you should have a clear idea of what you want to buy or youall end up spending more than you need.

Do some research on plants that would do well in your garden. Have a look around your local neighbourhood and pick out which kind of plants are doing well and looking healthy. Determining who pays attention to their plants may be difficult but it will give you an idea about which plants adapt best to your surrounds.

Here are some tips to make sure you purchase plants that will have the best chance of surviving in your garden:

Donat buy plants that have weeds or moss in the pot. …

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