As a Member you can enjoy:
Also organised locally, these take in famous gardens and collections
both in the UK and in mainland Europe, where there are many interesting
Programme of meetings
Meet like-minded enthusiasts - whether you
are a complete beginner and would like to learn more or are already
experienced - meetings are organised regionally as well as nationally,
with seven branches throughout the country.
You can meet in an informal and relaxed atmosphere,
perhaps over a buffet supper and a glass of wine, to hear talks and
discussions on subjects such as exploration, cultivation and new introductions
and to exchange plants.
The Group organises regional Spring shows
for Members with competitive classes and prizes and with special categories
for beginners to try their hand.
One of the most sought after benefits exclusive
to Members, this is a unique annual offer of unusual and desirable
seeds including many rare species collected in the wild. Yearbook
An annual publication of record which is justly
renowned and alone worth the subscription (the recommend retail price
is £12). The yearbook contains articles that are practical,
horticultural, or botanical on species, hybrids, gardens, exploration,
cultivation and history. Bulletin A three times a year newsletter in colour,
with news of events, plants, people and privileges, both national
For details of current subscription rates and an Application Form, please click here.