Origins and Traceability of Honey in the Garden Honey
All honey, honeycomb and pollen sold by Honey in the Garden is from nectar and pollen from Western Australia.
For tracebility, and to learn more about your honey, click on the below batch codes found on your label:
MA (Red Gum/Marri)
CR (York Gum/Creamed)
WD (White Gum/Wandoo)
Certificates for Labelling
Honey in the Garden obtains certificates for all honey above XX grams. All labels showing a total activity have been tested by a recognised and reputable testing laboratory. As the ChemCentre in Western Australia, is now NATO compliant, we will continue to use them for all our certificates for consistency of testing and results.
Western Australia Botanical Provinces
(Based on the IBRA report by R Thackway and I D Cresswell (1995)
Regions where Nectar is Collected
In Western Australia we have 26 botanical regions across three botanical provinces - the Northern, the Eremaean, and the Southwest. Of these regions, there are 9 regions suitable for beekeeping.
The following information is provided for traceability for the delicious Honey in the Garden you have been fortunate to purchase or received as a gift, or perhaps intrigued to try.
Our Marri honey brings the unique flavours of native West Australian red gum trees from the blossom, to our bees, to your pantry. A lighter straw-coloured honey, this tree is commonly known as the Marri tree, with large blossoms exploding along roadsides every autumn.
Western Australia's Jarrah honey brings the unique flavours of native West Australian Jarrah trees, from the blossoms, to our bees, to your pantry. A pale, yellow honey, the Jarrah tree is endemic to the south west of WA and is abundant with magnificent creamy flowers when in bloom.
tunning native wildflowers from the blossoms, to our bees, to your pantry. A delicious dark coloured honey with the unique flavour of nectar from coastal wildflowers.
Our York Gum honey has been creamed which is a result of slowly whipping the honey to control crystallisation so that it is thick with a creamy like .. It has a pale, buttery colour with a sweeter taste making it a perfect replacement for sugar. Very popular in Europe with increasing popularity in Australia
Our Wandoo/York Gum...
Batch Number Identifier
JAXXX, JAXXX, JAXXX, JFXXX