Around the Gardens



Intriguing articles, handy gardening tips and interesting interviews from Around the Gardens.

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Meet Jack Kuhndt – our newest trainee
09 November 2018

Jack joins us as part of the School Based Trainee Programme - a fantastic horticulture programme for Aboriginal students

Volunteers spruce up Rose Garden in time for World convention
28 September 2018

A big thank you to our volunteers who have been busy sprucing up the International Rose Garden with plants donated from l

The people have spoken!
16 April 2018

Meet the 2018 National Rose Trial Garden People's Choice winner!

Happy International Day of Forests!
21 March 2018

Check out these spots in our Botanic Gardens to get your forest fix.

From Adelaide to Scotland with love
09 March 2018

We sent a packet of vulnerable spear lily seeds to Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh in 1956 and one has started flowering!

Autumn gardening guide
01 March 2018

We ask Botanic Gardens curators and Diggers Club staff for their top autumn gardening tips.

Watch this baby turtle's journey from the Cactus Garden to First Creek Wetland
16 February 2018

Godspeed, little guy!

Two 'Extinct in the Wild' species at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
07 February 2018

Introducing Camellia amplexicaulis and Franklinia alatamaha.

In Bloom: Dahlias
15 January 2018

One of Adelaide Botanic Garden's most popular summer sights, the Dahlia Garden is in bloom.

World Environment Day celebrations recognised
19 December 2017

The Botanic Gardens' Education Team has picked up a coveted Green Globe Award!

Summer's for sunflowers
15 December 2017

These spectacular flowers aren't just a pretty face.

Birds of Adelaide Botanic Garden
13 December 2017

More than 100 bird species have been spotted in the Garden and Botanic Park - how many have you seen?

Pots of gold in Botanic Park
08 December 2017

Meet the stunning rainbow eucalyptus.

The Classground project
04 December 2017

Shedding light on a new Adelaide Botanic Garden project.

Summer gardening tips
01 December 2017

Botanic Gardens curators give you their top summer tips for your garden.

Go home, lorikeets - you're drunk!
24 November 2017

If you seem some rather rowdy birds at Adelaide Botanic Garden over the next fortnight, blame this tree.

The latest from the Amorphophallus Palace
09 November 2017

Another species flowers at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden's Nursery, while we wait for another Corpse Flower.

Attack of the sheep-eating plants
20 September 2017

Our Puya chilensis are flowering and they have a sinister reputation - but is it warranted?

Spring gardening tips
01 September 2017

Botanic Gardens curators give you their top tips for spring!

In Bloom: Aloes in Adelaide
21 August 2017

Each year, around late winter, Adelaide Botanic Garden's Aloes put on a flowering show.

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