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.
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
2.45pm Talk: ‘Yorkshire Arboretum and its National Collections’, by John Grimshaw, Director
4pm meeting closes.
|Event Start Date||17 April 2021 9.30am|
|Event End Date||17 April 2021 4.00pm|
|Cost||Open to Plant Heritage members - free|
|Event Contact||Gill Groombridge|