New Zealand Plant Conservation Award: Awarded to Wayne Bennett 2007
New Zealand Plant Protection Society: Most Weed Wise Nursery New Zealand: Awarded 2009
New Zealand Plant Conservation Network Nursery award: Awarded 2018
Wayne Bennett and daughter Julia with Trevor
James of Ag Research as they receive the CAWS award for the Most
Nursery for 2009.
As Wayne comments: "Once upon a time,
weeds were plants which invaded our gardens from the
wilderness around. Nowdays weeds are more likely to be plants from
invade what remnants of wilderness there are left."