Plant Heritage members day and AGM 2021

Click through for the full day programme of virtual talks with National Collection Holders.

Plant Heritage National AGM at 11.00am.

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Virtual meeting FREE to Plant Heritage members. We look forward to 'seeing' you during the day.

 9.30am    Opening by Cecilia Bufton, Chairman of Plant Heritage

 9.45am    ‘Narcissus, bred by Rev G H Engleheart – a Dispersed Collection’, by Anne Tweddle, Suffolk Group

10.15am   ‘The fascination of double primroses’, by Collection Holder Caroline Stone

10.45am   Break and virtual coffee, informal chat

11.00am   AGM (Voting form will be available later)

12.30pm   Zoom closes for 30 mins. Reopens at 1pm for informal chat.

  1.30pm   Talk: Hergest Croft Gardens is described as ’one of the finest collections of trees and shrubs in the British Isles’ and holds National Plant Collections of Acer, Betula and Zelkova, with Laurence Banks, first     Chairman of Plant Heritage and Rowan Griffiths, Keeper of the Records

  2.30pm  Break  

  2.45pm  Talk: ‘Yorkshire Arboretum and its National Collections’, by John Grimshaw, Director

  4pm meeting closes.

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Event Start Date 17 April 2021 9.30am
Event End Date 17 April 2021 4.00pm
Cost Open to Plant Heritage members - free
Event Location

Event Contact Gill Groombridge
Telephone 01483 447540
Contact gill.groombridge@plantheritage.org.uk

Conserving the diversity of garden plants

eg: plant genus, common name, county, collection holder name.