Principles of pruning

Principles of pruning

Many Australian natives plants and Proteaceae grow into large, straggly, extremely woody plants if left untended. This growth habit is suit- able in some landscaping situations where the plant is used as a screen. But in a commercial plantation, where … Continued
Growing the Dutch way in Australia

Growing the Dutch way in Australia

The Wageningen UR Greenhouse Horticulture research institute in the Netherlands is a cooperative partner in the development of a new high-tech research greenhouse facility at the University of Western Sydney’s Hawkesbury Campus. The Dutch university has introduced The Next Generation … Continued
HAL Project FL05002 National floriculture magazine Final Report

HAL Project FL05002 National floriculture magazine Final Report

An initiative of the Flower Association of Queensland Inc. (FAQI) in 2003 was to produce a publication devoted to the interests of the commercial cut flower and foliage grower. It commenced with 32 pages and was a forum for information … Continued