On a recent trip to Adelaide I wrote an article about their Botanic Gardens for the Victorian Royal Horticultural Society’s magazine.

What I saw as innovation many had seen as controversial.  It seems that progress will always be met with resistance, new ideas with scorn and however well intentioned your decisions, a group will always slate your efforts.

Good to know.  And (‘Never start a sentence with ‘and”, ‘Oh do shut up’) once you’ve accepted that, all that remains is to Keep Calm and Carry On Being Innovative!

Here’s my article:

Adelaide Botanic Gardens – forerunners in innovation