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‘Pet’ plants

By | 2018-11-26T14:06:58+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|

The “houseplant” craze continues to grow and with it a new obsession with animal-like species. Dolphin Necklace Right now, Senecio peregrinus is hot in the social media world. If you haven’t seen the picture below, you must be too busy in the field away from your computer. According to the online Succulentopedia, Senecio peregrinus [...]

Printing Plants: How to get more greenery indoors

By | 2018-10-25T19:58:08+00:00 October 25th, 2018|

When seeking to do something botanically different indoors, we usually look to new varieties of plants and planters to give us the creative edge. There are other ways though that plants can be introduced into the interior plantscape. Attending “The Growing Edge” conference in Hobart earlier this year, I listened intently as Chris Beytes, [...]

Introducing – IPA Special Projects Manager – Anne Briggs

By | 2018-09-27T10:21:57+00:00 September 26th, 2018|

  Some of you in the industry may know Anne Briggs, who has previously run a series of marketing workshops for IPA a few years ago, and prior to that worked for many years as Marketing Manager for Ambius Pacific.  Anne has agreed to do some more work for IPA, heading up special projects, [...]

Hanging Planters

By | 2018-09-27T10:18:23+00:00 September 26th, 2018|

One of the important things about belonging to an association like IPA is the sharing of information. Whilst we all have our ‘trade secrets’, there are some thing s that we can share to the betterment of our industry. So I certainly appreciated it when fellow IPA board member, Johan Hodgson, Operations and Sales [...]

President’s Message (September)

By | 2018-08-27T17:36:53+00:00 September 1st, 2018|

Building relationships and networking has been the topic of discussion for the Interior Plantscape Association board over the past few months. As small business owners, we understand the importance of networking. Your ability to network, meet people, and create relationships will very often determine your success in business. However, that doesn’t mean most of [...]