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Programme of meetings for 2018

Welcome to the programme of meetings for 2018


You are welcome to come to any of our talks.








May meeting

Vic Aspland’s talk was a great success!

Ian Robertson won the plant show with

David Hoskins and Tony Bennett just a 

point behind!

The whole group produced a wonderful 





September 6th


Jim Almond

"Adventures of an Alpine Enthusiast"






Early purple orchid October 4th


Simon Pugh-Jones

Teenage adventures in orchid conservation 


This is and Open Meeting




November 1st



Dr.Celia Wright

Celia will talk on the amazing crevice gardens she visited during the Czech.conference in 2017






December 6th



David Hughes

Mountain flowers of th northern Rockies of the






January 3rd 2019


Joseph Atkins

head gardener at Aberglasney Gardens



February 7th 2019

Kurt Vickery

A Tulip Hunters favourite weeds







March 7th


Tim Hooker will talk on his plant hunting






Pulsatilla vulgaris April 4th

Richard Horswood

Successes and failures with Alpines

(How I try to grow them)






May 3rd

Caroline Seymour 

Flowers from the Avenue of Volcanoes




September 6th 2019

Razvan Chisu

Castles and Flowers of Transylvania 

October 3rd 2019

Anna Pavord

Bulbs for all Seasons

December 5th 2019

Christopher Bailes 

Christine Hughes