Flower of The Month

Flower of the Month

May 2020 – Banksia

KINGDOM: Plantae FAMILY:  Proteaceae GENUS: Banksia The family name gives it away. Our beautiful banksias are part of the protea family. Banksias grow as trees or woody shrubs. Trees of

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April 2020 – Plectranthus

KINDOM:  Plantae ORDER:  Lamiales FAMILY: Lamiaceae SUBFAMILY: Nepetoideae GENUS: Plectranthus This family of 350 diverse foliage plants includes coleus, Swedish ivy, and Cuban oregano. Many species of Plectranthus have fragrant

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Flower of the month for 2020

January – Fuchsia, February – Rudbeckia, March – Camellia Sasanqua, April – Plectranthus, May – Banksia, June – Grevillea, July – Kalanchoe, August – Kangaroo Paw, September – Rose, October

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March 2020 – Sasanqua Camellia

Flower of the month – March 2020 KINGDOM:  Plantae ORDER:  Ericales FAMILY:  Theaceae GENUS:  Camellia SPECIES:  C. sasanqua There are over 180 other species of camellia – and include the

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February 2020 – Rudbeckia

KINGDOM:  Plantae FAMILY:  Asteraceae GENUS:  Rudbeckia Rudbeckia is a plant genus in the Asteraceae family. Rudbeckia flowers feature a prominent, raised central disc in black, brown shades of green, and

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January 2020 – Fuchsia

Flower of the Month – January 2020 KINGDOM: Plantae ORDER:  Myrtales FAMILY: Onagraceae GENUS: various Fuchsia can be grown in all parts of eastern and southern parts of Australia and some

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