Care Sheets

Care Sheet Index

Care Sheet Index

See our full list of care sheet in the list below. Air plants (Tillandsia) |  Bonsai  |  Bromeliads  |  Cacti & Succulents  |  Cyclamen  |  Cy...
Cymbidium Orchids

Cymbidium Orchids

Cymbidiums are hardy orchids suitable for growing outdoors in Melbourne’s climate. They grow and flower easily if a few simple steps are followed, and they are not the delicate exotics many people believe them to be.
Frangipanis

Frangipanis

Frangipanis naturally thrive in tropical and sub-tropical areas throughout the Pacific and Australasian region. They are easy to grow in sheltered situations in Victoria...
Oncidium Orchids

Oncidium Orchids

These spectacular orchids originating from South America produce their gorgeous blooms over many months in the right conditions. 
Bromeliads

Bromeliads

Bromeliads are colourful and exotic plants from the Americas. They are found in tropical rainforests to coastal deserts and are grown for their var...
Cacti

Cacti

Cacti are a diverse group of plants, well-known for their spectacular flowers, dramatic sculptural forms and their beautiful, often formidable spines...
Moth Orchids

Moth Orchids

These spectacular orchids originating from Asia produce their gorgeous blooms over many months under the right conditions.
Terrariums

Terrariums

Starting and maintaining a terrarium... Step 1: Pebbles Medium to small sized pebbles are placed on the bottom of your terrarium to form a sump fo...
Tillandsia 'Air Plants'

Tillandsia 'Air Plants'

These plants are epiphytes which naturally attach themselves to a tree, branch or rock. They come in many shapes and forms, some of them quite bizarre.
Gardenias

Gardenias

Gardenias like a warm position. This is probably the single most important thing to remember...

Watering Pots

These are a few general rules to follow to keep your pot plants happy and healthy: 1. The most important rule to follow is to always water until yo...
Lemon Trees & Other Citrus

Lemon Trees & Other Citrus

Citrus are shallow rooted trees that like good drainage & plenty of sun. they will grow in most soils except poorly drained, wet ones...