Top 10 “Must Have” Camellia varieties.

By Kevin Mankey with James Wall. Ok, after much debate, here are our top 10 favourite camellias. Actually we couldn’t decide out of 12 ! This wonderful range of plants only get better with age. They are easy to grow, low allergenic and simply rewarding plants. Camellia’s also provide that splash of colour during the …

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Phillip Withers creates The 2017 ‘Best In Show’

By James Wall. A story about a gold medal Show Garden that Gardenworld sourced many of the plants for. On a cold Wednesday morning we were queuing outside the historical Exhibition Buildings when I bumped into a rather forlorn looking Phillip Withers. Like most designers doing a show garden, the last few nights had been …

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Autumn Rose Spectacular in full bloom.

Story & Photography by: Bonnie-Marie Hibbs. If you happened to stop by Gardenworld over the weekend you may have noticed the abundance of bright coloured blooms that the Rose Society of Victoria had on display. Displayed were some of the society’s best performing roses for flower form, colour and fragrance. The brightly coloured blooms were …

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“Wild At Heart” wins 1st prize in Boutique Garden Competition

Emmaline Bowman is one of the new generation of Landscape Designers. A woman brought up in the Gippsland countryside, Emmaline practices what she preaches. Her belief in using native plants was seen first hand in this years Melbourne International Flower & Garden  Show where she won first prize in the Boutique Garden Competition. Now her …

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