Face to face Events

Date
LocationEventContact
2022   
Saturday 12th February 2.0 pmNess Botanic GardensJoe Wainwright "How to take better garden photographs"Ted Brabin
Tel: 0151 353 1193
northwest@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Saturday 12th MarchNess Botanic GardensNorth West Branch - Annual Social Meeting, Quiz & Book AuctionTed Brabin
Tel: 0151 353 1193
northwest@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Friday March 18th at 11 am Mount Congreve, Co. WaterfordVisit to see the world-renowned collection of rhododendrons, camellias and magnolias. Tour led by Michael White, Curator of Mount Congreve and Seamus O’Brien RHS RCMG Irish Branch Chairman.
Garden entry fee and participation by pre-booking only.
Seamus O’Brien
00353 (0)87 6298200
ireland@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Tuesday 22nd MarchNew Forest Branch
Exbury Gardens
Exhibiting Blooms at Shows – A Demonstration by Tom Clarke, Head GardenerNew Forest Branch
Martin Gates
mgates@talktalk.net 
Saturday 2nd April to Sunday 10th AprilNational Botanic Gardens of Ireland
Kilmacurragh Co. Wicklow. A67 YR12
Rhododendron Week 2022
Proposed Schedule
Seamus O’Brien
00353 (0)87 6298200
ireland@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Tuesday 5th AprilSouth West BranchGarden Visits - The Lodge, Fletchersbridge & NT Lanhydrock, BodminDr John Marston
01271 267091
artavianjohn@gmail.com
Wednesday April 6th at 11 am National Botanic Gardens, Kilmacurragh, Co. Wicklow.Tour led by Seamus O’Brien. This coincides with ‘Rhododendron Week’ at Kilmacurragh (April 2nd to 10th). Focus is on the conservation and re-development of the historic rhododendron collection.
Free entry, but participation by pre-booking only.
Seamus O’Brien
00353 (0)87 6298200
ireland@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Thursday April 14th 11 amDargle Glen, Enniskerry, Co. WicklowApril 14th 11 am Dargle Glen, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow
Tour led by David Koning, Head Gardener. Private demesne and garden with a large collection of woodland plants. The rhododendron collection includes species and some of the best of the Exbury hybrids. 
Garden entry fee and participation by pre-booking only.
All events are subject to Covid regulations at the time.
Seamus O’Brien
00353 (0)87 6298200
ireland@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Sunday 1st May to Monday 2nd MayNorth West Branch
Ness Botanic Gardens
Branch Show (Bulley Room)Ted Brabin
Tel: 0151 353 1193
northwest@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Wednesday 4th MayThe Savill Garden, Windsor A Tour of the Garden with John Anderson, the KeeperNew Forest Branch
Martin Gates
mgates@talktalk.net 
Wednesday 4th MaySouth West BranchGarden Visit - Chevithorne Barton, TivertonDr John Marston
01271 267091
artavianjohn@gmail.com
Saturday 7th MaySouth East BranchGarden Visit - Hoads Cottage, AshfordBarry Haseltine
01342 713132
bhaseltine@btinternet.com
Sunday 15th MayRamsterRCM Group - AGM & Centenary Cup CompetitionPolly Cooke
secretary@rhodogroup-rhs.org
Thursday 26th MaySouth West BranchGarden Visits - Dartington Hall & Avenue Cottage, TotnesDr John Marston
01271 267091
artavianjohn@gmail.com
Saturday 29th OctoberRHS Rosemoor
Torrington, Devon EX38 8PH
South West Branch AGM & Autumn Meeting
Plant Sale, Quiz, Bring & Tell
Lecture by Tony Kirkham 
‘Wilson’s China, A Century On’
Dr John Marston
01271 267091
artavianjohn@gmail.com

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