The Right Plant In The Right Place - Now and Tomorrow
The Which Plant Where program is a five-year series of research that will find out where current favourites are unlikely to thrive under the more extreme climates that Australian cities face, learn from past successes, and stress-test major landscape species to find opportunities for new species and varieties to be planted.
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The Living Lab Goes In At Hawkesbury
Friday, 14 December 2018: To uncover the real-world performance of the plants that will thrive in a more varied and uncertain future means we need to test them in the field. Our Living Labs are field plantings of trees and shrubs, in urban locations across Australia.
Share Your Suggestions For Forgotten Plants We Should Trial
Thursday, 3 May 2018: While plant selection is often influenced by multiple factors, ‘bulletproof’ plants are often used because they have performed consistently in the past. But past performance is no indicator of future performance. Water availability, extreme temperatures and disease all pose threats of failure, especially when only one or two species are planted in an urban green space.