Native grasses and friends. An exciting thing is happening in the world of Australian plants. Wild species that have tantalised gardeners in the past are now being improved to create a diverse palette of new varieties that offer all kinds of advantages. In particular, the necessity for water-wise, low maintenance gardens has inspired interest in plants that can be used as ground covers that will not only suppress weeds and erosion but also look fantastic.
Best Australian natives for pots & small gardens. The trend towards smaller gardens has inspired the plant lovers in the nursery industry to respond with an ever-increasing range of Australian plants that will delight those who want to attract birds and butterflies and bring a little bit of the bush onto their balconies. From banksias to bottlebrush there are plants that will add colour and texture to provide year round interest.
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The 'Honey Dijon' rose variety has a most uncommon colour in roses, being a warm honey colour. This variety has a natural vigour and abundant bloom. Expect deeper colours in cooler weather with a tendancy to pinking on outer petals. 'Honey Dijon' won a Bronze Medal at the 2005 National Rose Trials. If you like Julia's Rose you'll love Honey Dijon.
To learn more about roses and how to care for them read this article: The Rose
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Flower colour: yellow
Flowering season: spring summer autumn
Honey Dijon has a strong perfume
Maximum height: 1.8 metres
Minimum height: 1.4 metres
Maximum width: not specified
Minimum width: not specified
This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: Insects.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Clay: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 5.5-7
Black spot, powdery mildew
Scale, thrips, aphids
Planting season: Winter if bare rooted, all seasons if potted.
Types of fertiliser: Rose fertiliser, or a good general purpose fertiliser.