SPRING SALE AT CANDLEBARK

GREAT NEWS FOR ALL OUR INDIGENOUS GARDENERS – Yes the Candlebark Spring Sale is happening soon.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the nursery during our Spring Sale as our plants, pots and tubes are looking spectacular and we would love to see them planted and growing in the gardens and local area. So check out any parts of your garden that need to be freshened up or replanted and head on down to Candlebark.

 

Collecting Seed at Candlebark

Party Bags used for Collecting Seed!

At Candlebark Nursery, gauze party bags have a whole different function to normal. Rather than being used to contain lollies, we tie them onto flowering stock plants, wait for a couple of months and then collect the valuable seed which we can then use to propagate new plants. Maybe this is some thing you could do in your garden if you have a plant you are wanting to propagate. We have also used old stockings or tights for the same task but find the party bags are most effective.

Collecting seed

SEED CLEANING EVENING A BIG SUCCESS

First Seed Cleaning evening a big success.

The first of our seed cleaning nights on Monday 23rd January was a big success with 12 volunteers attending on a very warm evening. There was lots of cleaning, chatting and eating over the 3 hours that people were at Candlebark Nursery. A big thank you for all the help given to us. Our next evening is Tuesday February 21st. If you can join us to help with processing our collection of seed from 6pm through to about 8.30 – 9.00pm, please send us an email or leave a message on our phone. Email address info@candlebark.org.au or Phone: 0499 021 315

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Seed Cleaning Evenings at Candlebark Nursery

Candlebark-Nursery-logo-619x609SEED CLEANING EVENINGS ARE ABOUT TO BEGIN!

Candlebark Community Nursery

Seed Cleaning Nights Are Coming!

Volunteers, friends and members are invited to come and help Candlebark Nursery clean our seed harvest.

No experience necessary but do bring your glasses if you use them!

Monday 23rd January – 6.00pmBbq-free-barbecue-clipart

Tuesday 21st February- 6.00pm

Wednesday 22nd March- 6.00pm

At the Nursery

BBQ provided

Please let us know if you can make it via email at info@candlebark.org.au

or ph: 9727 0594  mob: 0499 021 315