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Meet our Corpse Flower relatives
20 March 2017

Three of our stinky Titan Arum's relatives bloomed at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden's Nursery this summer [video inside].

Autumn gardening tips
01 March 2017

We ask Botanic Gardens of South Australia curators for their autumn advice to make your garden shine.

The old and the new
01 March 2017

With Little Sprouts sessions set to resume this month, we look at new developments in the Garden, plus a very old crop!

Seed Hunters - they're big in Japan!
23 February 2017

The work of the South Australian Seed Conservation Centre turns up all over the world.

Go on a virtual tour of the Garden!
13 February 2017

Google Street View’s Trekker now allows you to visit Adelaide Botanic Garden from anywhere in the world.

Flinders finds
08 February 2017

On the hunt for rare and endemic species for a special Botanic Gardens project.

What are our hero plants?
07 February 2017

Our third Corpse Flower bloom sees Lucy reflecting on what makes a particular plant species a hero?

Surrounded by sunflowers
27 January 2017

There's been a lot happening in the Garden before classes kick off in March, including our stunning sunflowers!

Our Nelumbo Pond is dazzling right now
24 January 2017

These sacred lotus flowers are stopping crowds in their tracks.

Corpse Flower time lapse
18 January 2017

On 3 January 2017 Ganteng the Corpse Flower bloomed at Adelaide Botanic Garden - now we bring you the vision.

A lifetime at the Gardens
28 December 2016

Thekla Reichstein notches up 60 years of service to the Botanic Gardens of South Australia.

Tread carefully: life in the soil
23 December 2016

You've admired the green foliage and pretty purple flowers at the City Crop, but what lies underneath?

Stranger Things
21 December 2016

Adelaide may soon have another Corpse Flower on its hands, but not as we know it.

Green Globe winners
15 December 2016

The South Australian Seed Conservation Centre team takes out a coveted Green Globe award!

Native frangipani
07 December 2016

Experiencing the wonderful scent of Hymenosporum flavum at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

Summer gardening tips
01 December 2016

Botanic Gardens curators give you their top summer tips for your garden.

Your 2016 Christmas Garden Gift Guide
30 November 2016

Find the perfect garden Christmas gift for that someone special!

Beetroots, flowers and magpies
29 November 2016

It's out with the old and in with the new in the Little Sprouts Kitchen Garden.

A love story in the Bicentennial Conservatory
28 November 2016

This spring a love-struck pair of White-browed Woodswallows were suddenly torn apart. Will they be reunited?

South Australia's Dairy Trail
18 November 2016

Our City Crop tells the story of lucerne and the dairy industry - but how did dairy cows make it to SA?

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