Brisbane Local Food

Growing local

Just the tiniest St Andrew's Cross spider I've seen: check scale against the Blackberry leaves:

 

And yet another Bearded Dragon - this one claims the highest part of the front yard. It climbed up the shadecloth surrounding the Raspberry wicking beds to be the emperor/ess of all s/he surveys:

 

The little plant is a Midyim, an Australian native plant which produces wonderfully sweet and tasty berries.

Views: 103

Add a Comment

You need to be a member of Brisbane Local Food to add comments!

Join Brisbane Local Food

Comment by Donna on October 24, 2011 at 8:09
We have heaps of spiders here, and lizards although the cat has caught quite a few and the ones you see never have any tails!  Amazing how much life there is in the garden, David has a baby snail to take to school today - first one I've seen in this garden!
Comment by Lissa on October 24, 2011 at 6:12

Love your garden friends Elaine :)

I love to see spiders in the garden, especially those beautiful big golden orbs, makes me feel like it's all ticking over as it should with the right wildlife going on.

Important note about adding photos:

Always add photos using the "From my computer" option, even if you are on a mobile phone or other device.

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

GrowVetiver

Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.


Place your business add here! ($5 per month or $25 for 9 months)

Talk to Andy on 0422 022 961.  You can  Pay on this link

© 2021   Created by Andrew Cumberland.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service