For People & Plants

For People & Plants, a quartely publication from the Friends of Kings Park contains a colourful array of articles, many with a strong horticultural or scienfitific emphasis. The explorations, discoveries, adventures and tales from the members, staff and visitors fill the pages, including highlights, developments and what's happening in Kings Park and Botanic Garden. Available from Aspects in Kings Park, cost $6. Subscription included in Friends of Kings Park Membership.

Spring 2013 Issue 83

In Issue 83 - Spring Edition 2013:FoKP 83 Cover

  • Great friends of twenty years - The story of the unique friendship between Lotterywest and the Friends of Kings Park.
  • 50 years of Flower Power - Kings Park Festivals
  • Achievements of the Friends of Kings Park
  • Volunteer Profiles - Alexander Hew and Rosalind Hew
  • Book Review - Australian Native Plants: The Kings Park Experience
  • Ten great reasons to grow Grevilleas in your home garden!
  • Sex, Mrder and Deception - the Private Lives of Thynnine Wasps
  • New names for plants in Kings Park bushland
  • Prestigious Linnean Medal for Kings Park's Director of Science, Professor Kingsley Dixon
  • Upcoming new Release: Lechenaultia formosa cv. 'Kings Park Blush' (featured on the cover)
  • Orchid Carers 10 Year Anniversary

Topic Indices

For People & Plants, Issues 1 - 82

Thanks to the amazing effort and dedication of the Kings Park Volunteer Guide Audrey Pearson, we have available a topical index for past issues of 'For People & Plants' magazine.

Topics in alphabetical order:

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Topics in each issue:

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Magazine Subscripton

A yearly subscrption to our quarterly magazine 'For People and Plants' is now available for $30 including postage. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call our Office Administrator Liz (08) 9480 3643