May 18 2017



Fascination of Plants Day 2017

4th international Fascination of Plants Day  took place around the world in 52 countries around 18th May with over 830 interactive events celebrating the fascination and manifold uses of plants for food and nutritional security, paper, medicine, chemicals, energy and enjoyable landscapes.  Thousands of people attended events and interacted online using #PlantDay.

In total 52 countries around the globe opened their doors in order to stir up people’s enthusiasm about plants and their importance for sustainable production of food, horticulture, forestry, as well as the non-food products such as paper, timber, chemicals, energy, and pharmaceuticals.

Relevant documents:

Fascination of Plants Day Success Stories 2017
Press Release
Facts and Figures

The event is finished.