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Alpine Nurseries Alstonville has doubled in size

Alpine Nurseries Alstonville has doubled in size

But what does that actually mean for Alpine and its customers? We sat down with Ben Habershon, recently promoted to Operations Manager – Alpine Alstonville, to get some intel on what customers can expect from the announcement that Alpine Alstonville is doubling in...

Double the Plants at Alpine Alstonville

Double the Plants at Alpine Alstonville

MEDIA RELEASE 23 September 2020 Award winning Alpine Nurseries Alstonville is to double in size. Contracts have been exchanged for the neighbouring property making it the largest single nursery in the Green Group and one of the biggest in NSW. The expansion...

Tristaniopsis laurina Luscious PBR

Tristaniopsis laurina Luscious PBR

Tristaniopsis laurina Luscious (water gum) is a flashy cousin of the traditional Watergum. With its broad deep green glossy foliage it is a perfect native alternative to Magnolia as a specimen or feature tree. This fast growing beauty can reach heights of up to 12...

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 Following a successful home renovation, the once overgrown gardens were left feeling tired, outdated and disjointed from the newly emerged contemporary home.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...