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Killing wildflowers: is that a joke?

Sep 01, 2010 | Discuss

Killing wildflowers: is that a joke?

From reader and horticulturalist Chris Brock comes an astonishing report this morning. Noticed the carpets of swainsonia that have suddenly appeared this month to grace our footpaths? In response to a recent post, Chris says: ”If you want to see wildflowers – go no further than Memorial Drive in Gillen next to the School – be quick though as council staff has just sprayed them today. I may have convinced the sprayer to think again about spraying this beautiful carpet of purple ...Read more