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Online plant talks

Take a look at our program of virtual events on alpine plants and alpine gardening. These online plant talks are organised by our groups and headquarters. Find out more below.

Monday 13th September 2021, 7.30pm BST

Paul Cumbleton, ‘Crevice Gardening

A zoom talk organised by the East Lancashire group open to members and non-members alike. Visit their page for details on how to take part.

Thursday 16th September 2021, 7.30pm BST

Christopher Gardner, ‘Flora of the silk road’

This is a zoom talk organised by our society. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.

Monday 4th October, 7.30pm BST

Richard Green, ‘China – Beyond the crowds’

A zoom talk organised by the East Lancashire group open to members and non-members alike. Visit their page for details on how to take part.

Thursday 14th October 2021, 7.30pm BST

Ian Young, ‘Troughs’

Organised by our society, this is the second lecture in our online plant talks series. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.

Thursday 28th October 2021, 7.30pm BST

Jim Almond, AGS Shows Photographer, will be presenting his talk ‘Alpines for everyone‘.

This event is being run by our Hampshire group on Zoom. AGS members are welcome to attend for free! Get in touch with Hampshire Secretary Ben Parmee to find out how to take part: ben.parmee@agsgroups.org.

Monday 8th November 2021, 7.30pm GMT

Anne Spiegel, ‘Gardening on rock – A tale of two gardens

A zoom talk organised by the East Lancashire group open to members and non-members alike. Visit their page for details on how to take part.

Thursday 18th November 2021, 7.30pm GMT

Jim Almond, ‘Bulbs for year-round colour’

This is a zoom talk organised by our society. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.

Monday 13th December 2021, 7.30pm GMT

Jim Jermyn, ‘European alpines in nature – a new look’.

A zoom talk organised by the East Lancashire group open to members and non-members alike. Visit their page for details on how to take part.

Thursday 27th January 2022, 7.30pm GMT

Dr. Adrian Cooper, ‘Climate change and growing alpines’

This is a zoom talk organised by our society. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.

Thursday 24th February 2022, 7.30pm GMT

Wim Boens, ‘Leucojum, the lesser-known sister of Galanthus’

This is a zoom talk organised by our society. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.

Thursday 24th March 2022, 7.30pm GMT

Dr. Christopher Grey-Wilson, ‘Pasque flowers, the genus Pulsatilla’

This is a zoom talk organised by our society. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.

Thursday 28th April 2022, 7.30pm GMT

John Dower, ‘Miniature gardens

This is a zoom talk organised by our society. Tickets cost £7 but are free to AGS members. For further details and to book your tickets visit this page.