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Armidale District

APS Armidale & District Group Newsletters

2017
Autumn 2017-1
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Autumn 2017-1

  • Office bearers for 2017 ......p2
  • President’s Message ......p2
  • The Armidale Show ......p3
  • Gibraltar Range & Mole Station Report ......p3
  • FJC Rogers Seminar ......p6
  • APS Christmas Lunch ......p8
  • Propagating Dampiera sp ......p9
  • APS Website additions and reminders ......p9
  • Tingha Plateau Soil pH ......p10
  • Lost but thankfully found ......p10
  • Superb Blue Wrens ......p10
  • Bog Garden Update ......p11
  • For your Diary ......p12
Winter 2017-2
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Winter 2017-2

  • Officebearers for 2017….p.2
  • President’s Message ...p.3
  • Office bearers for 2017 ......p2
  • President’s Message ......p2
  • Other Group Newsletters ......p2
  • The Armidale Show ......p3
  • A Trio of Bulbines ......p4
  • APS Conference 15-19/01/18 ......p5
  • Good Luck Verna ......p6
  • Electronic Funds Transfers ......p6
  • Regeneration ......p7
  • Frost Management Revisited ......p8
  • For your Diary ......p12
Spring 2017-3
    
Summer 2017-4
    
2016
Autumn 2016-1
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Autumn 2016-1

  • Officebearers for 2016 ...p.2
  • President’s Report ...p.2
  • Birds in Our Garden ...p.3
  • Mole Station Weekend Report ...p.4
  • Sydney to New England ...p.5
  • Inverell Cycad ...p.6
  • A New Book ...p.7
  • A Letter to the Editor ...p.8
  • John and Barbara’s Garden ...p.8
  • The Christmas Get Together ...p.9
  • Phebalium & Leionema Collection …p.9
  • Swan Reserve …p.10
  • ANPSA Biennial Conference 2015 ...p.11
  • Suzanne’s Picks ...p.13
  • For your Diary ...p.14
Winter 2016-2
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Winter 2016-2

  • Officebearers for 2016...p.2
  • President’s Report ...p.2
  • Two Plants of Interest in Our Garden ...p.3
  • Tenterfield Excursion ...p.4
  • Banners for Markets, Events etc ...p.8
  • Blue -Banded Bees Revisited ...p.8
  • Mystery Pest Remedy ...p.9
  • Notice to all APS NSW Members ...p.9
  • Extract from ‘The AGE’ Newspaper ...p.10
  • Botanic Gardens Aus and NZ Open Gardens ...p.11
  • For your Diary ...p.13
Spring 2016-3
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Spring - 2016-3

  • Officebearers for 2016 ...p.2
  • President’s Message ...p.2
  • Visit to the Arid Lands Botanic Gardens ...p.3
  • APS NSW Get-together; Tamworth ...p.4
  • Four Grevilleas ...p.5
  • Black Gully on Black Friday. 13 May ...p.6
  • ‘Fanghorn’ Open Garden. 29 May ...p.7
  • Smokewater Workshop. 17 July ...p.8
  • Bog Garden Experiment, V 2•0 ...p.11
  • Suzanne’s Pics ...p.13
  • For your Diary ...p.14
Summer 2016-4
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Summer 2016-4

  • Office bearers for 2016 ...p2
  • President’s Report ...p2
  • Excursion to Tingha Plateau August 27 ...p3
  • Vale Dr Mervyn Hegarty AM FRACI ...p6
  • APS Christmas Lunch ...p7
  • My Sixth Native Garden ...p8
  • 2017 Planning Meeting ...p9
  • Propagating Native Plants ...p10
  • Arboretum Report ...p12
  • Mall Markets Report ...p12
  • Treasurer’s report ...p13
  • For your Diary ...p14
2015
Autumn 2015-1
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Autumn 2015-1

  • Officebearers for 2015 ...p.2
  • More Blasts from the Past....p.3
  • Australian Native Succulent Plants ...p.4
  • Native Bees ...p.4
  • Request for HELP at the Arboretum...p.5
  • Open Gardens Australia CLOSES DOWN.p5
  • Pat Laher reports ...p.6
  • A Tale of Two Grevilleas...p.8
  • A garden Invader…p.9
  • For your Diary...p.10
  • Membership form...p.12
Winter 2015-2
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Winter 2015-2

  • Officebearers for 2015….p.2
  • President’s Message ...p.3
  • Native Bees and Wasps ...p.3
  • Garden Visits Sat 23 May …p.4
  • Plants for a Cool Climate - a book review ...p.5
  • Digital Copies of ‘Native Plants for NSW’ …p.5
  • 2015 Annual Get Together – Blue Mountains ..p.6
  • The Mechanics of Frost Damage …p.8
  • Certificates and Insurance …p.11
  • For your Diary...p.12
  • Membership form ...p.13
  • 2015 A G T – Registration Form ...p.14
Spring 2015-3
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Spring - 2015-3

  • Officebearers for 2015...p.2
  • President's Message...p.3
  • From little things, big things grow...p.3
  • Garden Visits Report: Saturday 23 May...p.4
  • National Correa Collection Web Site...p.5
  • Soltice Event Report: Sunday 21 June...p.6
  • Spring in Autumn and Winter...p.6
  • Possum Magic in Armidale...p.7
  • A tale of "Pinky" and Others...p.8
  • Mole Station Weekend...p.9
  • A Pleasant Horticultural surprise...p.10
  • Frost Likelihood Audit...p.11
  • For your Diary...p.12
  • Frost Likelihood Audit Form...p.14
Summer 2015-4
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Summer 2015-4

  • Officebearers for 2015...p.2
  • President’s Report ...p.2
  • Photostacking ...p.3
  • Wattle Day Report: Sunday 30 August ...p.7
  • Leptospermum ‘Rudolf’ ...p.7
  • Leptospermum ‘Mesmer Eyes’ ...p.8
  • Gibraltar Range Visit - Anvil Rock ...p.9
  • An Elusive Battery Hill Roadtrip ...p.10
  • Blooming Bundarra Road ...p.11
  • Phebalium & Leionema Collection ...p.11
  • Treasurers Report ...p.12
  • Arboretum and Mall Markets Report ...p.12
  • For your Diary ...p.14
2014
Autumn - 35,1
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Autumn - 35,1 - 2014

  • Officebearers for 2014 ...p.2
  • From your President...p.3
  • Armidale Show ...p.3
  • Bottlebrush Bats...p.5
  • A Trio of Kunzeas...p.6
  • Capturing Flora...p.7
  • For your Diary ...p.9
Winter - 35,2
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Winter - 35,2 - 2014

  • Officebearers for 2014….p.2
  • From your President...p.3
  • Brachyscomes….p.4
  • Grafting workshop...p.5-6
  • Two rare plants...p.7
  • Melaleucas...p.8
  • Pat Laher reports..p.8
  • Grevillea juniperina...p.9
  • From Neil Wilson...p.9
  • For your Diary...p.10
Spring - 35,3
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Spring - 35,3 - 2014

  • Officebearers for 2014….p.2
  • From your President...p.3
  • Trip report N.E.N.P....p.4
  • Dodonaeas ...p.6
  • Four favourite grevilleas ...p.7
  • Pat Laher reports ...p.7
  • First and second flowering ...p.9
  • For your Diary...p.10
Summer - 35,4
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Summer - 35,4 - 2014

  • Officebearers for 2015...p.2
  • From your President...p3.
  • Tia Falls trip report...p.4
  • Eyecatching plants...p.5
  • Make winter foliage a bonus...p.6
  • Perhaps a propagation breakthrough...p.8
  • Propagation by seed...p.9
  • Mole Station weekend…p.10
  • For your Diary...p.11
2013
Autumn - 33,6
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Autumn - 33,6 - 2013

  • Office bearers for 2013
  • From your President
  • ANPS Get-together
  • Leo Hodge 1909-1994
  • Patrick Laher reports
  • Have you tried these?
  • Propagation workshop Report
  • For your Diary
Winter - 34,1
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Winter - 34,1 - 2013

  • Office bearers for 2013...p.2
  • From your President...p.3
  • Warialda excursion...p.3
  • ANPS Get-together...p.4
  • Arboretum & Markets...p.4
  • Website update...p.4
  • A Town garden...p.5
  • From Yallaroo...p.7
  • For your Diary...P.8
Spring - 34,2
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Spring - 34,2 - 2013

  • Office bearers for 2013...p.2
  • From your President...p.3
  • Pat Laher reports...p.3
  • Excursion to Torrington...p.4
  • State Get-Together Info...p.5
  • Some gems from Yallaroo...p.6
  • Grevillea lanigera...p.8
  • For your Diary...P.9
Summer - 34,3
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Summer - 34,3 - 2013

  • From your President...P.3
  • Get-together report...P.4
  • Mole River weekend...P.7
  • A pair of Prostantheras...P.9
  • Minutes on the Web...P.10
  • For your Diary...P.10
  • Arboretum & St Peters Report...P.11
  • Warrumbungles Revisited...P.11
  • Alternative aerial layering...P.12
  • Become a member and save!...P.14
2012
Summer - 33,1
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Summer - 33,1 - 2012

  • Your President writes
  • Eremophila laanii
  • Myoporum betcheanum
  • Prostanthera petraea
  • Membership Report
  • The Genus Bulbine
  • 20 year Celebration of Mole Station
  • For your Diary
Autumn - 33,2
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Autumn - 33,2 - 2012

  • Your President writes
  • Outing to Dumaresq Dam Report
  • Trip to Backwater
  • A Pair of Summer Flowering Myrtaceae
  • Grevillea 'orange marmalade'
  • Parent and Progeny
  • The Garden and I (from Kingaroy & Dist, Nov 2002)
  • For Your Diary
Winter - 33,3
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Winter - 33,3 - 2012

  • Your President writes
  • Cathedral Rocks Field Trip Report
  • Acacia Tour of the Tablelands Programme
  • Visit to Coffs Harbour Group Programme
  • From the Propagation Bench
  • Mt Yarrowyck Trip Report
  • For Your Diary
Spring - 33,4
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Spring - 33,4 - 2012

  • Your President writes
  • Acacia Tour of the Tablelands Report
  • Isopogon petiolaris
  • A Pair of Western Melaleucas
  • Vale John Leslie Love 'Jobby'
  • Arboretum report: Feb-July 2012
  • New Book: Celebration of Wattle by Maria Hitchcock
  • Study finds Mistletoe Key to Landscape
  • Tamworth Group Visit Programme
  • For Your Diary
Summer - 33,5
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Summer - 33,5 - 2012

  • Your President writes
  • Group visits
  • ANPS Get-together
  • Banksia marginata in Tasmania
  • 2013 NSW Get-Together
  • Cream and White December
  • For your Diary
2011
Summer - 32,1
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Summer - 32,1 - 2011

  • President's Report
  • Melaleuca huegelii
  • From "Yallaroo" A Bevy of Beatles
  • Plant Names Part 2
  • Imbota Reserve Report
  • Growing Waratahs in New England
  • Where is the Echidna?
  • Details of Upcoming Events
  • For your Diary
Autumn - 32,2
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Autumn - 32,2 - 2011

  • Your President writes
  • Excursion to Black Gully Reserve Report
  • Paper Daisies
  • Eucalypt Buds and Blooms
  • Fungi in "Yangoora" Gardens
  • Preventing Frost Damage
  • Your Garden by Mail
  • Happenings in My Garden Barbara Colledge
  • For your Diary
Winter - 32,3
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Winter - 32,3 - 2011

  • Your President writes
  • Banksias
  • Wetlands
  • More on Frost Protection
  • Genus of the Month: Correa
  • Paper Daisies at Mitchelside
  • Congratulations to John Nevin - APS Life Membership
  • Orchard Butterflies / Native Bees
  • Wildlife in the Garden - Gumleaves Anyone?
  • For your Diary
Winter - 32,4
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Winter - 32,4 - 2011

  • Your President writes
  • Solstice Luncheon - Sun, 19th June
  • Vale Barbara Janet Colledge
  • Two Hakeas for the Garden
  • Imbota Reserve Report
  • The Values of Yellow Box: Peter Metcalf
  • Arboretum Report
  • Curl Grubs
  • Sturt's Dessert Pea Challenge
  • For your Diary
Spring - 32,5
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Spring - 32,5 - 2011

  • Your President writes
  • Barbara Colledge Memorial Report
  • Woodland Burial by Pam Ayers
  • Trip to Hat Head 23/24/7/11 Report
  • Goonoowigal Nature Reserve 21/8/11 Report
  • A Pleasant Surprise (A. flexifolia at Goonoowigal NR)
  • Acacia implexa
  • Regional Get-together at Burrendong Arboretum Report
  • Mole Station Weekend Visit Info
  • Visit to Tamworth Gardens Report
  • For your Diary
Summer - 32,6
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Summer - 32,6 - 2011

  • Your President writes
  • Basket Swamp National Park Report
  • Dodonaea boroniifolia
  • Myoporum bateae
  • She-Oak Flowers
  • Chelsea Flower Show 2011 Report
  • Ron Hawkesford's Granite Mountain Report
  • Christmas Party Info
  • For your Diary
2010
Summer - 31,1
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Summer - 31,1 - 2010

  • President's Message
  • Arboretum & Market Reports 2009
  • Cofessions of a serial gardener
  • New Toy
  • From Yallaroo - Native Bees
  • Purple October
  • President's Report 2009/10
  • Christmas Function
  • Steve Thiele & Sue Vile's garden
  • For your Diary
Autumn - 31,2
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Autumn - 31,2 - 2010

  • President's Message
  • Membership Matters 2010
  • UNE Gardens Visit Report
  • A Trip to the Grampians 2009 Report
  • From Yallaroo - Another Insect
  • Marcia's Powdery Mildew Remedy
  • Further Wildlife Experiences in My Garden
  • Great Eastern Ranges Initiative: Tom Barrett
  • A Suburban Landscape in Canberra
  • For your Diary
Winter - 31,3
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Winter - 31,3 - 2010

  • President's Message
  • Footnote to Sheathers Last Epistle
  • Sunday Markets
  • Attracting Small Birds to Gardens
  • From Yallaroo - Processional Caterpillars
  • Book Review: The Little Giant by Lionel Gilbert
  • Arboretum
  • Grevillea & Eucalypts - Noisy Miners
  • Solstice Luncheon Info
  • Jean Mott Presentation Luncheon Info
  • For your Diary
Winter - 31,4
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Winter - 31,4 - 2010

  • President's Message
  • Life Membership for Jean Mott
  • Birdscaping Your Garden
  • From Yallaroo - A Pair of Prostantheras
  • The Flower Colour of Homoranthus porteri
  • For your Diary


Spring - 31,5
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Spring - 31,5 - 2010

  • President's Message
  • Visit to Kings Plains National Park
  • From Yallaroo - The 5 E's of Propagation
  • John Hunter's block at Invergowrie
  • NSW Rural Women's Award 2010
  • Details of upcoming events
  • For your Diary


Summer - 31,6
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Summer - 31,6 - 2010

  • President's Message
  • Farewell to the Rooneys
  • Happenings in the garden
  • 'A native rose by any other names' Plant Names Part 1
  • Growing Boronias
  • Melaleuca and Callistemon: Why are they different?
  • From 'Yallaroo'
  • Details of upcoming events
  • For your Diary

2009
Summer - 30,1
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Summer - 30,1 - 2009

  • President's Report 08/09
  • Arboretum 08 Report
  • Sunday Markets 08 Report
  • Armidale & District APS Website
  • Eremophilas for Northern Tablelands
  • Book review: 'Australia's Eremophilas'
  • Stony Creek Falls Report
  • Revegetation: Report from CSIRO
  • Wildlife experinces in the garden
  • Diary and Outings
Autumn - 30,2
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Autumn - 30,2 - 2009

  • President's Message
  • Membership Update
  • Arboretum Report
  • APS Armidale Finances Report
  • Growing Eremophilas in New England gardens
  • From Yallaroo
  • Dorrigo Day Outing Report
  • St Peters Open garden Report
  • A visit to Rock Abbey Report
  • For your Diary
Winter - 30,3
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Winter - 30,3 - 2009

  • President's Message
  • Meeting Report
  • Arboretum Working Bees
  • Influence of Fire on Native Vegetation
  • From Yallaroo
  • Garden visits
  • Sustainable Living Expo 2009
  • For your Diary

Winter - 30,4
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Winter - 30,4 - 2009

  • President's Message
  • Cats & Wildlife
  • Birds in Backyards
  • June Winter Solstice Outing
  • A Visit to the Pilliga
  • For your Diary


Spring - 30,5
    (.pdf - 702KB)

Sring - 30,5 - 2009

  • President's Message
  • SLEX 2009 Report
  • From Yallaroo
  • Arboretum
  • Outings
  • St Peters Open garden Info
  • Mole Station Open Weekend Info
  • For your Diary

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