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Ancient Ironbark Oldest in Sydney

A 160-year-old ironbark tree standing in the corner of an old church yard in Glebe is thought to be the oldest tree in Sydney outside of the botanical gardens. Standing quietly in the grounds of St John's Anglican Church, the ancient tree has been...

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Minda Objects to Trees Being Placed on Heritage Register

Despite objections from Minda Home, South Australia's Holdfast Bay Council has voted to place the 100-year-old gum trees lining the driveway to Minda on their local heritage register. Planted in 1862 by John Hodgekiss, to frame the approach to his...

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Parishioners Claim Tree is Weeping ‘Tears of God’

Parishioners at St John's Cathedral in Fresno, California believe a tree outside their church is a manifestation of the work of God, after it recently started weeping what appeared to be tears. Parishioner Mary Ybarra told a local TV station that ...

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Council Shows Compassion for Baby Magpies

The local council in Unley, South Australia has stayed the felling of a tree until its magpie occupants are old enough to leave their nest. The lemon-scented gum tree in a Myrtle Bank reserve was earmarked for removal, due to a potentially dangerous ...

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Tips on Decorating with Flowers

Brittany Asch, founder of floral design studio, BRRCH, recently shared these floral decorating tips on lonny.com. Use warm water with roses to encourage them to open and cut the stems at an angle to expose a greater surface area. If it is a lar...

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The Flower Lover’s Guide to Spring Festivals

Towns and cities all over Australia are celebrating spring with festivals and floral displays. Some of the best include: Floriade (Canberra Sept 14 - Oct 13) - celebrating everything green and growing. Carnival of Flowers (Toowoomba QLD Sept 20...

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Train Rides Return for Carnival Time

Spring Bluff Railway Station will be sticking with tradition during Toowoomba's Carnival of Flowers Week this month. Acting station master Ralph Hickey is looking forward to ringing his bell and welcoming families to the station for a special carn...

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Historical moment as Carnival Ambassador named

The 2013 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Ambassador has been announced at the festival's official launch event. Selecting a male for the first time since the events inception, organisers revealed that Teek Cooper will be this year's Carnival of Flow...

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Bega Trees to be Removed by Arborist

The mayor of Bega, Bill Taylor, confirmed that trees in Littleton Gardens will be removed and replaced because they pose a threat to public safety. A statement from the mayor confirmed that the decision was made to remove and replace six trees pos...

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