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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PhD Scholarship at Macquarie University
Wednesday, 3 April 2019: Ever wondered how can we better select plants and trees to make our cities greener, cooler and more resilient? How can we help industry and governments adapting to the challenges of rampant climate change? Now it is your time!
Finding The Limits Of Gardens As Summers Intensify
Friday, 15 February 2019: The research trials underway at Western Sydney University’s Hawkesbury campus were showcased this week on popular television program Gardening Australia as host Josh Byrne toured the greenhouse heatwave and drought trials for the Which Plant Where project.
New ‘Living Lab' in Sydney's Inner West
Wednesday, 30 January 2019: One of the big challenges is a changing environment, posing a simple question with perhaps a not so simple solution – as our climate changes, which horticulture species will thrive, or struggle, in future Australian urban areas?
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.