Due to very high fire danger conditions, Naturescape is closed and Kings Park afternoon guided walks are cancelled today.Read more...
- 04:00pm - 05:00pm, Thursday, 26 September 2013
- Biodiversity Conservation Centre - Kings Park, West Perth
Join Kings Park and Botanic Garden Senior Plant Breeder, Digby Growns, who will explain how Kings Park’s plant breeding program is developing new varieties of Australian plants suitable for home gardens and broader landscapes.
As well producing elite cultivars with high ornamental appeal, the development of the local flora for use in home gardens and landscaping will provide a greater array of plant varieties adapted to local conditions, providing long term community and environmental benefits such as significantly reduced water and nutrient use and habitat for local fauna.