Day: August 6, 2022

Garden Guide Plants Information

FLOWERS THAT ATTRACT BUTTERFLIES, BUT NOT BEES

FLOWERS THAT ATTRACT BUTTERFLIES, BUT NOT BEES We all want beautiful butterflies in our gardens, but we also want our children to be safe from the bees. Achillea, Yarrow. Asclepias tuberosa, Butterfly Milkweed. Gaillardia grandiflora, Blanket Flower. Hollyhock, Alcea rosea Helianthus, Sunflower. Chrysanthemum maximum, Shasta Daisy. Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum. Aster, Aster. Rudbeckia hirta,  Black-eyed […]

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Pigface (Karkalla) – Australian Native Guide

  The Pigface plant was used to treat scurvySince the arrival of the European Explorers. The juice can be used to soothe insect bites and treat jellyfish and other similar stings. Mixing it with water helps to settle stomach problems such as diarrhoea or cramps. It can be used on skin to heal sunburns, mosquito […]

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