Dear friends and members, thank you for your support in 2018. We are closed for collecting seed and our annual break. The nursery will reopen for plant sales and raising new plants on Tuesday 5 February 2019. Thanks to our supporters this year including: Burwood East Special Development School – co-ordinator Kleopatra and student team […]
Kathie Thomas visited the nursery this week to collect plants for her ever growing indigenous garden. Kathie is a strong supporter of the community nursery through the excellent redesign of our website. Kathie also supports our group as President of Belgrave Rotary. Thank you Kathie and Belgrave Rotary for your wonderful support.
Student environmental activist Jordan Crook visited the community nursery on Sunday 21 October 2018. Jordan explained his policy platform as including: State government to subsidise land owners to remove pest plants and animals from private land Keep public land for public use, not private gain Stop wood chipping native forests and Melbourne water catchments and […]
The Southern Dandenongs Community Nursery is currently closed for the summer period, including for seed collection and holidays. We will reopen for plant sales and volunteering on Tuesday 13 February 2018.
Late Winter rain and warming temperatures of early Spring produces an extraordinary range of flowers of the indigenous flora of the Dandenong Ranges. Here is a sample photographed by SDCN member Inge Meldgaard from Belgrave Heights. Asterolasia asteriscophora ssp. albiflora Helichrysum scorpioides Pultenaea scabra Billardiera mutabilis Viola hederacea Gahnia sieberiana Hakea ulicina Goodia lotifolia Indigofera […]