Alpine Garden Society



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Central London AGS Local Group

Introduction
The Central London AGS local group runs a short series of 3 illustrated lectures per year kindly hosted at the RHS Lawrence Hall, Greycoat Street, London SW1. The meeting dates are chosen each year to coincide with the 1st day of 3 of the RHS shows. All meetings start at 6:15pm and last between 1 and 1.5 hours. Further details of the 2017 lecture programme including speakers, dates, times and location are given here.

2017 meeting dates:

The RHS have confirmed their show dates for 2017 and our meetings will therefore take place as follows:

Tuesday 14th February 6:15pm (RHS Early Spring Plant Fair): 
Mountain plants of north-western Slovenia (Roy Barker) 
 
Friday 1st April 6:15pm (RHS Spring Plant Plant & Orchid Show):
John Amand 'Arisaemas & cypripediums' 

 
Friday 28th October 6:15pm (RHS Shades Autumn Garden Show):
speaker to be confirmed

Previous speakers have included 

Christine Skelmersdale (Broadleigh Bulbs): Winter into Spring
Dr John Hughes: The alpines of Venezuela
Rick Lambert: Androsaces

Tim Ingram: Success with seed
Martin Sheader: Violas & volcanoes

Yearly membership for 2017 – only £6 for 3 lectures (payable at February meeting), £10 for 2 at the same address

Visitors always welcome for only £3 per lecture

For further information contact Roy Barker, Honorary Secretary: 
Email: roy.barker@bookmarkcontent.com 
Tel: 07946 413258 
Address: Flat 2, 27 Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JB

Below is a link to the RHS website which shows how to find the Lawrence Hall. The meetings are held in the offices above the Hall. Use the steps to the right of the main entrance and consult the security guard for further info:

How to get to RHS Lawrence Hall

Central London Local Group