By gum! It’s Australia’s rarest and (perhaps) loneliest gum tree

The Eucalypts, sometimes known as gum trees, are the icons of Australia. The gum tree dominates almost every terrestrial ecosystem in Australia to a greater extent than any other genus on any other continent. With over 800 species throughout Australia’s forests, woodlands, and shrublands, they are a common sight across the country. Do you know thatContinue reading “By gum! It’s Australia’s rarest and (perhaps) loneliest gum tree”

Botanical Gardens

Last updated 3rd July 2023 Botanical gardens, sometimes referred to as botanic gardens, are special and stunning gardens that are dedicated to displaying, cultivating, protecting and collecting large assortments of plants. These different plants and flowers are normally labelled with their scientific, or botanical, names. Whilst some botanical gardens display plants, trees and flowers fromContinue reading “Botanical Gardens”