Photo courtesy of Patricia Routley
Closed and reference only rose nursery Listing last updated on 02 Dec 2023.
Calavos, Queensland 4670
This family nursery was established in 1921.
1946. C. Langbecker & Sons , Bundaberg, Q’ld. - Catalogue.
....situated four miles from Bundaberg.
1962 Langbecker Nurseries Pty.Ltd.. Bundaberg, Q’ld. - Catalogue.
p1 [Pictures of] Joint managing directors: A. W. Langbecker, E. C. Langbecker and R. Zielke, Director
....We would also pay homage to our founder, Mr. C. Langbecker, Snr., who established the Nursery 41 years ago in Bundaberg ....We will be opening mid-year at 2119 Logan Road (the main Gold Coast Highway) a modern Nursery Drive-in Garden Centre.
1963 Langbecker Nurseries Pty. Ltd. Bundaberg, Q’ld. - Catalogue.
p44. At the time this catalogue went to press, a decision had been reached to close down Langbeckers Garden centre Pty. Ltd., 2119 Logan Road, Upper Mt. Gravatt, Brisbane. Unfortunately this large expansion venture did not prove to be a financial success.... It is “businss as usual’ from our Mail Order Nurseries in Bundaberg.
1967 Langbecker Roses Pty. Ltd. Bundaberg, Q’ld. - Catalogue.
p7. Langbecker Roses Pty. Ltd.
1972 Langbecker Roses Pty. Ltd., Bundaberg, Q’ld. Catalogue.
loose leaf order form: Langbecker Roses Pty. Ltd., Wolfenden Road, Calavos. P.O., Box 381, Bundaberg.
Possibly to reflect their tropical fruit growing, the the name was changed again.
1973 Langbecker Pty. Ltd., Bundaberg, Q’ld. Catalogue.
Cover: Langbecker Roses.
p2. Langbecker Pty. Limited. Headquarters; Wolfenden Road, Calavos. P.O., Box 381, Bundaberg.