Fascination of Plants Day, which is coordinated by a dedicated team of plant scientists and naturalists, organize a wide range of activities throughout Ireland. Its aim is to remind the public that plant science is of critical significance to the social, environmental and economic landscape now and into the future. Plants are unique organisms. It was last held on the 18th May, 2013. The next one, the third time the event will have been held, will take place on the 18th May 2015 and the official website for that has just been launched. Check this out to see the results of the success of the 2013 event which was truly global. If you want to be a part of this then the organizers want to hear from you as soon as possible. Also watch out for sporadic events around the 18th May. 2014.
The results of last the 2013 event in Ireland can be accessed via their blog: http://fascinationofplants.blogspot.ie/ and at http://www.plantday12.eu/ireland-success-story-2013.htm