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Oasis Plant Nursery is a hidden treasure in the brimming backyard of a private residence in a Queenslander style home in Kelvin Grove. The nursery is only open 2 days a week – Fridays and Saturdays from 10am-5pm which prepares you for focussed browsing and a weekend of planting.
The Gardens' Layout I wandered off the pavement on Herston Road and up to the white picket fence, walked through the garden gate and down the driveway and my Oasis Plant Nursery experience began. Stepping through the gently sloping site with paved walkways and you will find plants happily lining both sides of the path.
The garden has several feature areas which break up the space and make the exploration more interesting.
The range of plants The plants at Oasis have all been lovingly propagated and grown on-site. The seeds and cuttings have been collected from Brisbane streets, gardens and parks, so you can be sure that the plants are ideally suited to the Brisbane climate.
You'll find a range of Indoor and outdoor varieties including hanging baskets, pots, and hardy succulents,
While the foliage and flowers of gardening bring an explosion of colour, fresh food and life to your home or workplace, gardening is also good for your health.
Studies have shown that the benefits of gardening to your well being can be:
• improves mood and mental health.
• Lowers blood pressure and burns calories
• Gives you a dose of Vitamin D
• Relieves stress
• Improves hand strength
• Provides a sources of fresh food
• Is a way to make friends and build community
So, why not visit a nursery like Oasis. Propogate your own plants to create a garden and introduce a world of plant life wherever you are and get growing.