Autumn is the perfect time to get your garden ready for a spectacular spring. Now is the time to sow your wildflower seeds for September glory.
Autumn is also a great time to seek advice from the Kings Park experts about the top species to plant in your garden and how to care for them.
Dig it with Coffee, hosted by Kings Park's Volunteer Master Gardeners, is a free and friendly gardening advice session held monthly at Zamia Cafe. For the cost of a coffee you can ask a Kings Park horticulturist your tricky native gardening questions and take a guided tour around the Backyard Botanicals Garden, a 'grow-me-at-home' display garden of native Western Australian plants.
The Friends of Kings Park Native Plant Sales is your next essential source of native gardening wisdom. With dozens of native plant species lovingly grown by dedicated volunteers available for purchase, plus the Kings Park Volunteer Master Gardeners on hand to provide advice, it's a one stop shop for your gardening needs.
The next plant sale is Sunday, 20 May from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm at the Exhibition Ground in Kings Park, with further 2018 plant sales to be held in September and November. The full plant list for the upcoming sale is now available to view on the Friends of Kings Park's website. With over 8,000 individual plants for sale from 450 species, there's something for everyone!