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Sticky Hops

Sticky Hops

Dodonaea viscosa Rather inaccurately described in “A Little Book of Latin for Gardeners” (see this month’s book review) as a “rather dull genus of evergreen shrubs” the Dodonaea genus was named after Rembert Dodoens a Flemish physician and botanist, author of the...

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Blackthorn/ sweet bursaria

Blackthorn/ sweet bursaria

Blackthorn is not especially popular in cultivation because of its prickly habit. Bursaria will often colonise cleared land and can be mistaken for an invasive weed.

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Eucalypt Bark Types

Eucalypt Bark Types

Just as their fruits (gumnuts) can help us figure out which Eucalypt is which so can their bark, these are some commonly seen in the Upper Hunter.  

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Paul’s Award Winning* Plant Destakerater

Paul’s Award Winning* Plant Destakerater

Stakes were generally well stuck in the ground and often splintering, making hand pulling a very hazardous and difficult activity.After a few trials and a lot of thinking I came up with a destaking tool which just slips over the stake and gives a good grip to lift the stake out of the ground.

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Upcoming Events

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Grazing for Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services on Farms – Field Day Millfield

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until 20 June 2019

Grazing for Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services on Farms – Field Day Millfield

June 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until 20 June 2019

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WILDLIFE DISCOVERY Upper Hunter

August 10 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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30 Years of Landcare

30 Years of Landcare

To acknowledge 30 years of Landcare in the Hunter, HRLN is putting together a book and providing resource packs to current members.

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We always welcome new members who are keen to get involved at the regional level. We can also help you find your local Landcare groups.

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