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Fascinating oddities of the plant world

Fascinating oddities of the plant world

As a young teen I was fascinated by the Venus Fly Trap, Dionaea muscipula. This incredible oddity of the plant world had a mechanism that would allow it to close and trap a fly or anything else it was lucky enough to trap. My interest turned to - why? It turns out...

New Horticulture Apprenticeships

New Horticulture Apprenticeships

Horticulture Apprenticeships are nothing new, but they have changed quite a bit over the last few decades. There was a time where it was difficult to get an opportunity to become an apprentice mainly because of the sheer number of people who were queuing for the same...

Family Garden Retreat, Lindfield

Family Garden Retreat, Lindfield

Family Garden Retreat, Lindfield Project completed by Envision Landscapes in 2020. Following a successful home renovation, the once overgrown gardens were left feeling tired, outdated and disjointed from the newly emerged contemporary home. Combining this with the...

Playground Landscaping Transformation

Playground Landscaping Transformation

Playground Landscaping Transformation Project completed by The Gardenmakers in 2020. St Jude’s Early Learning Centre Randwick The playground landscaping at St Jude’s Early Learning Centre in Randwick was not a very inspiring or creative environment for children to...

Pot Return Program

Pot Return Program

Since the introduction of the Pot Return Program in 2011 we have successfully: Collected and recycled over 800,000 pots from customers Approximately 40% of pots used in the production process are now recycled Responsibly recycled pots that were not reusable...

Alpine Nurseries events 2019

Alpine Nurseries events 2019

We are very excited to announce the Alpine Nurseries events line-up for 2019! Alpine Nurseries offer events to the landscape industry. This 2019, we’re crossing various customer segments to bring you innovative and educative experiences in the true Alpine tradition....

Excellence in customer service

Excellence in customer service

Alpine Nurseries Plans for Future Growth Alpine Nurseries hits the ground running in 2019 with a continued focus on excellence in customer service. Customer service is always a key objective at Alpine Nurseries. General Manager, Ken Bevan reflects, “I am proud of our...

Minimalism in Mosman

Minimalism in Mosman

Minimalism in Mosman Project completed by Get Smart Landscaping in 2016. “You don’t need to use a lot of ‘stuff’ to achieve elegance. Simplicity is best.” Marty Roberts of Get Smart Landscaping is one of those owner/ builders that inspires us all. With a team of over...