Plant of the month 9/2019: Darlingia darlingiana

This beautiful upright tree is flowering now, mid-September 2019.

Darlingia darlingiana grows naturally in rainforest over a wide altitudinal range (near sea level to 1,150 m). This species can also thrive in a large garden with well-drained and well-mulched soil.

See our species page for more details about this tree and the history of its botanical name: Darlingia darlingiana.

Monthly meetings and excursions

With the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, our regular meetings and outings are expected to resume in August 2020. Details will be confirmed in our August newsletter (emailed to members). Visitors wishing to attend are invited to please contact us for information.

NPQ Townsville meets at 7pm on the second Wednesday of the month, February to November, in Annandale Community Centre. Visitors interested in native plants are welcome to attend these meetings. At the meetings we confirm details of our next excursion, usually scheduled for the following Sunday.