Author: Horticultural Media Association

Media release: Free Botanic Gardens Day event at Australia’s biggest botanic garden

Learn about the fascinating world of botanic science and horticulture as The Festival of Place  heads to the Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan’s free community event to celebrate Botanic  Gardens Day on Saturday May 28 from 10am to 3pm. Celebrated by over 100 botanic gardens across Australia every year, Botanic […]

Exemptions sought to ban on sales of flowering cherries in NZ

The New Zealand Plant Producers nursery industry organisation (NZPPI) is leading a request for a sale ban exemption in Auckland, New Zealand for several Japanese flow­ering cherry cultivars attributed to Prunus serrulata and claimed to be sterile. NZPPI Biosecurity and Technical Manager Kathryn Hurr reports for Commercial Horticulture. The Japanese […]