In Memoriam – Phillip Eugene Parvin

Dr. Philip Eugene Parvin passed away at home in Port Charlotte, Florida, on September 17, 2013. He was born July 3, 1927, in Manatee, Florida, and earned a B.S. in Agriculture from the University of Florida, a Master’s degree from Mississippi State University, and a Ph.D. in Horticulture from Michigan State University. He became superintendent […]

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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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Conference amongst the wild flowers in Perth Australia

Don’t miss this wonderful conference amongst the wild flowers in Perth Australia. VIII International Symposium on New Ornamental Crops, XII International Protea Research Symposium and XVII International Protea Association Conference  20 to 24 August, 2015.   The organising committee is looking forward to welcoming you, as a member of the International Protea Association, to the […]

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