Aims of the Australian Institute of Horticulture

  • To improve our physical environment through appropriate use of plants.
  • To maintain a code of ethics for professional horticulturists.
  • To uphold and promote the quality of horticultural services provided by members.
  • To promote and represent qualified horticulturists to government, industry and the public.
  • To assist the development of standards and establish benchmarks for horticultural practices.
  • To advance horticultural research and development.
  • To assist and promote horticultural education and training.
  • To conserve Australian flora and habitats to enhance bio-diversity.
  • To improve the quality and selection of plants used in Australia.
  • To promote strategic alliances and networking.