We are a group of like-minded growers of edible and useful heritage plant varieties in the Bellingen area of northeast New South Wales, Australia.
Our climate varies from frost-free coastal areas to inland river valleys and highlands with frosts. Bellingen has an average annual rainfall of 1507ml.
Thursday 10 June 2021
June Newsletter & A Coming Event
Garden visit to Nick's garden in Repton
Our visit to Nick's Repton garden was
blessed with lovely weather & enthusiastically attended. As with
previous visits, Nick started off by sharing some wisdom on his
Everything has been growing well since our
last lunch there and the impressive water storages are unsurprisingly
full. Those who attended Nick's last tour, may remember his rampaging
dragon fruit vines were fruitless. That has now changed in the the fruit
Nick has been adding and removing, in
response to the needs of his family and priorities of their favorites.
We also discussed fire safety and habitat
values in the surrounding vegetation. After the tour we headed back to
the verandah for lunch.