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Chris Ferreira Workshop

Celebrity gardening expert Chris Ferreira will be presenting a FREE gardening workshop at Dawson’s Forrestfield on Saturday May 4th at 11.00am. Come along and listen to Chris talk about the latest in seasonal and sustainable gardening. This is a free event however please register your interest by replying to this email or calling the store […]

2019 Perth Garden Festival

The 2019 Perth Garden Festival is almost here and Dawson’s will again be exhibiting. We’ll have plenty of plants for sale so come and see us at site #210 (directly to your right as you enter the main gate). The festival runs from Thursday April 11th to Sunday April 14th at McCallum Park.

Spring has Sprung at Dawson’s!!

Spring is undoubtedly one of the most exciting times to be a gardener. The winter chill has gone, the days are getting longer and your garden is about to burst into life. A garden full of possibility. Lovely fresh new foliage, a celebration of flowers and new plants to sow and grow. What a wonderful time to […]

Free Waterwise Workshops

Nursery and Garden Industry CEO and well known Horticultural Media identity Matthew Lunn will talk about sustainable gardening practices with particular emphasis on watering practices, soil management and plant selection for WA gardens. These workshops are free but please register your interest directly with the store you wish to attend. Dates and times as follows: […]

Free Soil Masterclass

This masterclass is a free event and will be discussing everything you need to know about improving and amending soils for growing plants successfully. The workshop will be followed by an audience Q & A. Details are as follows: When: Sunday 30th October 11.00am – 12.30pm Where: Dawson’s Joondalup (179 Winton Rd, Joondalup) This is a free event […]

Free Chris Ferreira Gardening Workshop

Have you always wanted a Waterwise garden but don’t know where to start? Join us as we host celebrity gardening expert Chris Ferreira at Dawson’s Garden World in Joondalup as he shows you how to create your own Waterwise urban paradise and answer all your Waterwise gardening questions…. • How to improve the soil • Effective […]

Winter Warmers at Dawson’s

With some warmer days now here it’s the perfect time to rediscover your garden and get it ready for spring!! All our new seasons fruit and ornamental trees are in store so get and have a look. Our rose crop is looking great and we hope to have new seasons roses out towards the end […]

Dawson’s Winter Wonderland!!

While in some ways June is the end of one cycle it’s also the start of another new growth cycle, filled with possibility. It’s a wonderful time to plan, plant, review and undertake major works in the garden. There’s plenty of planting to do with new season’s fruit and ornamental trees, roses, camellias, flower and […]

Spoil Your Mum this Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day just around the corner why not delight your gardening Mum with a beautiful living gift. Petty, pale pink, Mother’s Love roses make the perfect gift as do traditional Chrysanthemums in autumn colours. If you can’t decide let Mum choose with a Dawson’s Gift Voucher made out to any value, blooming perfect! FREE Gardening […]

Jump into April at Dawson’s

April is a busy month in the garden. The cooler weather we are experiencing and recent rain makes for perfect planting conditions and enjoyable gardening. While autumn’s very much in evidence in the April garden, April’s also an important month to prepare for spring. All our stores are full of new seasons stock so now is […]

Autumn Glories at Dawson’s!

As we head into March refreshingly cool mornings usher in the start of autumn. While days can still be warm, it’s the beginning of a new cycle of renewal and growth in the garden. Autumn is an ideal time to get into your garden and the coming months provide some of the best planting times […]

The Forever Project

Chris Ferrier will open ‘The House that Chris Built’ on Saturday 5th March from 10.00am to 4.oopm. Chris opens his home twice a year – March and September. The Autumn and Spring opens allow Chris to showcase the seasonal actions that can be taken to create and maintain a beautiful Waterwise garden. This also allows […]

Celebrate a green and growing Christmas at Dawson’s

Bring Christmas alive with our wonderful range of living gifts, Christmas Trees, festive colour and don’t forget, gift vouchers! A world away from the crowded shopping malls, you’re sure to find gifts to delight the gardener in your life. In Your Garden Flowering this Month: Agapanthus, begonia, bougainvillea, eremophila, frangipani, geranium, grevillea, hibiscus, magnolia, mandevilla, […]

Spring Is In The Air!

Flowering this Month: Agapanthus, bacopa, bidens, buddleia, calibrachoa, clivia, cosmos, daylilies, fuschia, gazana, eremophila nivea, geraldton wax, grevillea, hakea, jasmine, kangaroo paws, lavender, marigold, lechenaultia, leucospermum, louisiana iris, mandevilla, petunia, pandorea, penstemon, plumbago, protea, ricinocarpus (native wedding bush), roses, salvia, verbena, verticordia, viburnum. Plant this Month Ornamentals: Abelia, begonias, buddleia, bloodleaf, clivia, conifers, dichondra, grevillea, […]

Get Ready, Spring is Nearly Here!

It’s an exciting time to plant and prepare the garden for spring. Chilly mornings give way to glorious, sunny days so make the most of sunny weather to enjoy the garden! Many plants are entering their spring growth cycle and budding up ready for an explosion of spring growth and blossom. Jobs to do around the […]

FREE Rose Pruning Demonstrations

We are running free rose pruning demonstrations at Dawson’s Forrestfield, Joondalup, Swanbourne and O’Connor. All sessions start at 11am on the following days: Wednesday 22nd June 2016 Sunday 10th July 2016 Rose pruning is actually very easy. Why not come and watch one of our free rose pruning demonstrations? These popular, practical sessions are presented by Dawson’s […]

Autumn is a Great Time for Gardening!

As we head into March refreshingly cool mornings usher in the start of autumn. While days can still be warm, it’s the beginning of a new cycle of renewal and growth in the garden. There’s plenty to do, planting, planning and preparing so let’s say Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn! Flowering this Month: Begonia, bougainvillea, butterkins […]