June 14, 2018

New rows ready for this years planting of baby Christmas Trees 🎄

We hadn't planned to plant early this year it's been way too dry so far. But the last 24hours seems to fixed that with a top up of rain!
 

November 9, 2017

Well I feel like the absolute Christmas Grinch posting our latest opening hours.

You'll remember we lost heaps (I mean HEAPS) of Christmas Trees last year during that huge wind storm in Winter. This year our numbers are down lower than we expected due to that same storm...

November 1, 2017

Remember back in the those early primary school years we got to play with pegs ?

So here is a little creative play on the old wooden peg which can once again be found at many dollar shops, in bulk, at good prices for make quite a few ....

At about 60 pegs for $2 these st...

October 31, 2017

Well that year went quickly !

It didn't seem that long ago that we ended the 2016 Christmas Tree Season here at the Farm. Like last year this years Christmas Trees are in limited supply, so we are recommending getting in early to secure your Christmas Tree. This year is...

January 13, 2016

Summer time mint gluts, and mint is hitting its high season with amazing flavour and high essential oil levels just prior to flowering.

Now is the time to harvest and dry leaves for Winter teas . . . . or enjoy the fresh leaf with Peppermint Ice Cubes to add to your chi...

October 16, 2015

 

Why wait for the Basil to be ready, when Mints are in full production in most garden already. Basil Mint is that wonderful combination of mint and strong Basil aromatics, all with the intensity an flavour you wouldn't expect from a mint

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Pestos are quick and easy to ma...

December 29, 2014

GAILLARDIA "Mesa Peach"

 

(  Gaillardia aristata )

 

 

Gaillardias may be remembered as the old fashioned Blanketflowers of our great great Grandma's garden, but they are popular again for the same hardiness our forebearers looked for in an ornamental - hardy, dry tolerant,...

December 29, 2014

CAMPION "Ice Cups"

 

(  Silene uniflora )

 

 

Such a dainty flower yet so tough !

 

Lightly ruffled clean white flowers spread in abundance from silver grey leaves spreading to form a tight weed excluding mat. With lightly arching stems the atypical balloon like flower bud/se...

December 13, 2014

The good news is we have had an amazing Christmas Tree season this year. We can safely say the 10 trees we sold five years ago have been left in the dust of vigorous Christmas Tree Hunters this year.

Now the bad news - well there aren't many trees left of any caliber.
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December 10, 2014

Size does matter !

This plump little three foot tree from our Christmas Tree Farm this year is the perfect size for showing off up on a table.

With the water bucket beautifully hidden in a lovely woven basket its just the thing for a smaller space, or those with lit...

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