gardening on town verges …

My group has been pushing this ‘greening’ agenda in Pilbara and Kimberley towns for more than a decade, replacing grass weeds and bare dirt with indigenous plant species to protect erosion and provide a home to smaller animals, birds and insects.

This agenda is now being followed by town and shire councils, communities, developers and residents all over the region. Images below are just a few of the outstanding improvement that is the result of this. Click to enlarge some images from Broome garden verges …Acacia argyrea Acacia hippuroides

Senna artemisioides ssp desolata DSC02516 Eremophila bignoniiflora 2016-07-12 17.04.54 Acacia adoxa ssp adoxa1 Acacia adoxa ssp subglabra Dodonaea oxyptera 2 DSC02560 DSC02561 DSC02564 DSC02568

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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