Nature strips have a fascinating history. Here we’ve assembled some articles, research and other information about the not-so-humble nature strip.

Indigenous Plants in Yarra

Guide to gardening with native plants and a handy weed guide.

Bryophytes of urban industrial streetscapes in Victoria, Australia
The bryophyte floristics of industrial/commercial streetscapes of urban Victoria and the importance of vari- ous substrata to species richness were explored. Species richness was low compared to healthy natural envi- ronments. Thirty mosses from 14 families, and six liverworts, each from different families, were identified.

Nature Strips: A Forgotten Feature of Urban History

Sophie Couchman
Garden History
Vol. 33, No. 1 (Summer, 2005), pp. 127-134
Published by: The Garden History Society
Asthma Foundation of Victoria (brochure)

If you are a gardener with asthma, hayfever, eczema or dermatitis, plants & gardens can bring about endless sneezing, itchy eyes, congestion, an itchy throat, as well as asthma symptoms.