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The Jungle in Willunga - The Fern Forest Nursery

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by Jenny Esots (subscribe)
A freelance writer and traveller who likes to explore the spiritual, literary and hidden gems of Adelaide and beyond.
Published November 4th 2015
Specialising in Bamboo and Tropical Garden Plants
The Fern Forest in Willunga is a garden nursery that has not only undergone a name change but a complete tropical revamp. Now known as the Jungle in Willunga, this is a one-stop shop for your entire garden needs. It features an extensive tropical garden for visitors to wander in and be inspired.

Jungle in Willunga
Jungle in Willunga

Jungle in Willunga Gardens
Jungle in Willunga Gardens


The Jungle
The nursery specialises in bamboo and tropical garden plants. There is a large canopy of palms and tropical gardens in which the visitor can wander and check out landscaping and plant ideas. There are winding and hidden paths and sitting areas and garden sculpture features, including the recent addition of a panda to the family.

Jungle in Willunga Gardens
Jungle in Willunga Gardens


Garden Pots
The nursery stocks a huge range of garden pots, which are scattered through the nursery with good effect. Large terracotta pots can accommodate larger palms to create your own tropical garden as well as pots in all shapes and sizes.

The nursery stocks a huge range of garden pots
The nursery stocks a huge range of garden pots

The Jungle in Willunga Gardens
The Jungle in Willunga Gardens


Water Lilies
There are water plants, ferns, orchids and indoor plants to choose from. The large plant nursery also has garden ornaments and a collection of art works. Your garden need be anything but dull.

A wonderful range of plants to choose from
A wonderful range of plants to choose from

The large plant nursery also has garden ornaments
The large plant nursery also has garden ornaments


Bamboo
The nursery owners will also assist with the use of bamboo, as a feature plant and in landscaping options. The Jungle crew are specialists in this area, so bring along any questions. This has long been a garden refuge with its large tropical design and well worth the trek to Willunga.

There are water plants, ferns, orchids and indoors to choose from
There are water plants, ferns, orchids and indoors to choose from

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Why? Specialising in Bamboo and Tropical Garden Plants
When: Open Friday to Monday 10am to 4pm.
Phone: Phone: (08) 8556 2818 sales@fernforest.com.au
Where: The Fern Forest Nursery 175 Main Road Willunga SA 5172 Phone: (08) 8556 2818 sales@fernforest.com.au
Cost: Free entry
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