Message from President (January)

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 January 6th, 2016|

by Nerida Hills Happy New Year!!  I hope that everyone has been enjoying the Festive Season and found some time to relax in preparation for a big year ahead. As I think about IPA’s direction for the coming year, I find myself reflecting on IPA’s accomplishments in 2015 which include the development of our Membership Benefits Flyer, the introduction [...]

Message from President (December)

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 January 3rd, 2016|

by Nerida Hills It was lovely to get up to Queensland last month for our AGM, to catch up with most of the board in person, and to enjoy the hospitality of our Executive Officer, Elaine Tunn who hosted the meeting. Great to have two of our members (& past IPA Presidents) Peter Dolley & Arthur Stacey attend. [...]

Message from President

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 December 2nd, 2015|

By Nerida Hills A warm welcome to our newest members; Rachel Blake from Garden Creative Interiors and Denis Crawford a columnist and feature writer for Gardening Australia magazine and Hort Journal Australia.  Denis is also the author of Garden Pests, Disease & Good Bugs - The ultimate illustrated guide for Australian gardeners and judge for [...]

Your Website Is Critical For Your Marketing Success

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 December 2nd, 2015|

by SOMETHINKCREATIVE Your website is one key sales tool, that keeps on giving, 24/7. A high performance website must begin with an attention-grabbing homepage; one that distinctively conveys your company identity, shows you are a reliable and trustworthy business, all at a glance. Internet users make up their mind about a website within approximately one twentieth [...]

Photo Competition

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 October 30th, 2015|

by Dee Helm WIN a signed copy of Garden Pests, Diseases and Good Bugs by Denis Crawford Share and promote your best work amongst industry peers! Send us a photo of anything you're proud of.  It could be an interior plantscape you've installed, an individual feature plant and container or even a special event that [...]

Message from President (November)

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 October 29th, 2015|

By Nerida Hills Can you believe that we are at the start of November already?? I’m sure that everyone has been busy getting your Christmas displays organised and making the most of the opportunities presented at this time of year.  It’s a great time to get in touch with your existing clients who may not realise [...]


By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 October 29th, 2015|

Wholesale Plant Supplier Ironstone Lagoon Nursery is a family owned and operated wholesale propagation nursery that has been operating in Knuckey Lagoon, Darwin for over 40 years. Ironstone Lagoon Nursery are currently taking contract growing orders, specialising in indoor plants such as Spathiphyllums, Dypsis Lutescens, Rhapis excelsa, Sansevierias, Dracaenas and Licuala Grandis to name only a few. Contract growing is an [...]

Selling Interior Plantscaping to Clients

By | 2017-04-04T17:19:56+10:00 October 29th, 2015|

by Letitia Grzes We all know that finding the right companies for services we require can be difficult.  As is the case for clients seeking interior plantscaping.  Following are a few points on information to provide potential clients with to help them make the decision to use a service: * Guarantee them the plantscaping will [...]