Founded by Murray Bartlett, a Wirral Estate Agent who helped to establish the Society's Travel Award. The long-established Group is working in association with the University of Liverpool Botanic Garden to promote a love of alpines by working with staff members to improve and maintain a small alpine house and the Tufa rock bank in the 3 acre rock garden.
£6.00 for AGS Members on production of a valid membership card.
£10.00 for non-members.
Visitors welcome. Small charge on night refreshments
Hon. Sec: Lyn Morris, Rose Cottage, Main Road, Broughton, Flintshire, CH4 0NN. 01244 520 287 / 07760 266 297 evenings
An annual event with sales tables and visiting nurseries, held at Ness Gardens. The date for July 2020 coming soon – cancelled due to Covid 19 situation.
Murray Bartlett Memorial Lecture – Friday 20th September – Transylvanian Plants and Castles Razvan Chisu
11th October – Gardening in South Lakeland Alan Oatway
8th November – ‘Mountains of Yemen’ Fraser Henderson
13th December – Gardeners’ Questions & festive eats
10th January – ‘Lewisias’ Martin Rogerson
14th February – ‘Why is an Alpine an Alpine?’ Tim Baxter
13th March – ‘A Seedy Business’ TBC Diane Clements
17th April – Local Group Show
8th May – Garden Visit and AGM