Saturday, January 16, 2016

Don't forget to plant your future icon trees

This was a common practice 100 years ago: planting Port Jackson Fig (Ficus rubiginosa) or Moreton Bay Fig (Ficus macrophylla) in strategic spots where there was room for them. We don't do it any more and it's a shame. They add a wonderful established feel to an area. Bring 'em back I say...

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The Esplanade, Peppermint Grove (click to enlarge)

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