Annual Activity Planner

Every year TACPLACI's activities are based on a model calendar which is designed to utilise the best times for ordering and planting. 

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Major Activity
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Minor Activity
Activity
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
July
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Planning
Propagating
Tending Seedlings
Site preparation
Ordering Plants
Planting
Watering New Plants
General maintenance
Activity
Description
Planning
Review the site list and visit each site, making note of maintenance and planting required.
Propagating
Collect cutttings of selected native species in late Spring and early Summer.
Tending Seedlings
Pot cuttings and keep in warm humid place receiving filtered sunlight.
Site preparation
Removal of weeds, instal retention borders and spread mulch.
Ordering Plants
Review sites that have been prepared and order natives appropriate to each site.
Planting
Planting occurs in wet months, giving plants the best chance of survival.
Watering New Plants
Occasionally return to newly planted sites to water plants, especially during Summer months.
General maintenance
Weeding, removing tree guards, topping up mulch.