The monthly meeting of the Australian Plants Society- North Shore group will be held at 7-45 pm, August 10th in the Willow Park Community Hall, 25 Edgeworth David Avenue, Hornsby.
The speaker is Barry Lees, APS president and leader of the Hornsby Herbarium Group and his topic is “Hornsby Herbarium.”
The Herbarium began in 1997 with specimens of native plants pressed by Jenifer Lewis, Life Member of APS. The online herbarium is now an ongoing project administered jointly by Hornsby Council and the Australian Plants Society. Barry will explain how it works and how it benefits native plant enthusiasts and Hornsby Shire.
Visitors welcome. More information at www.austplants.com.au/North-Shore