NY05512 - Promoting Plants Regarding Water Requirements

The nursery and garden industry evaluated the range of schemes in existence and developed a set of draft Guidelines for such schemed that were considered by industry stakeholders at a workshop. This workshop recommended against the development of a nationwide scheme for plant labeling but that guidelines for use by others who had developed or wished to develop such a scheme. The guidelines for any scheme for classifying plants on the basis of water requirements are outlined in the following report.