Searching for rare plants, and finding an expert

In the depths of winter, no-one wants me to photograph their garden, and my mind is on preparing for spring. I need amazing plants- so it’s time for a road trip to Perennialle Plants Nursery in Canowindra. They specialise in rare, frost- and drought- resistant perennials and shrubs. Just what I need! A sweet scent greets…

Winter is beautiful!

Here at Mudgee, winter definitely arrived on the first of June. I woke that morning to an icy wonderland, and we’ve had many frosts since then. My roses continued to bloom, through the winter solstice, warming the chilly air with a radiant orange-pink display, their tender petals delicately edged in frost. They’ve met their match…