Jan Hintze

About Jan Hintze

Jan is a professional flower grower, horticulturist & consultant, specialising in tropical plants including fruit and vegetable production and cut flowers. Darwin, Northern Territory

Tropical bulbs

It is also the time that a lot of our tropical bulbs emerge from their dormant period. Quite a few of them are native to areas which have the same wet/dry rain cycle we have here, so they retire underground in the dry, and emerge to flower as soon as the weather warms and the rains start. Continue reading

Tropical fruit and pink cassia

Isn’t this blog a great idea? Anyone who knows me knows I can rave on about plants and gardening virtually non-stop and here we have an unlimited audience. I hope you enjoy all we have to say – feedback would be great and all queries attended to. Continue reading