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Manual for the cultivation of the main genus of the South African Proteas – Dr Juan Alberto Rodriguez-Pérez

This book, as the name suggests, is a manual for the cultivation of the main genus of the Southafrican proteas: Leucadendron, Leucospermum, Protea and Serruria.  It includes a valuable information for the commercial growers of these plants, and for those that use them in landscaping. After the definition of the concept of protea and a […]

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Proteaceae and new ornamentals conference in Perth succeeds on all levels (Bettina Gollnow)

With almost 90 registrations, and participants from 14 countries (Australia, Chile, Colombia, Israel, Japan, Mexico, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Oman, the Philippines, Portugal, South Africa, the UK, and the USA), the conference was a great success. The rich diversity of knowledge at the conference resulted from combining two working groups of the International Society for […]

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e-book on Especies Y Variedades De Proteas Sudafricanas – Dr Juan Alberto Rodriguez-Pérez

Available from Amazon, in Spanish South African proteas are bushes or small trees located mainly in the Cape (Republic of South Africa). They are cultivated for the production of cut flowers (inflorescences) and foliage, used mainly in flower arrangements (baskets, wreaths, etc) and bouquets. There are also some farms where they are grown to obtain […]

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IPWG Meeting – Perth, Australia (21.08.15)

NOTICE: International Protea Working Group Meeting, Friday 21st August 4.30-5.00pm,  Rendezvous Grand Hotel Perth, Scarborough, Perth,  Western Australia AGENDA – International Protea Working Group Meeting MINUTES – 11th International Protea Working Group Meeting (26 April 2012, Providencia Hotel, Santiago, Chile)  

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