Loading Events

Upcoming Events › Field

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

May 2019

N: Isle of Wight

May 18, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Ventnor Botanic Garden, Undercliff Drive
Ventnor, Isle of Wight PO38 1UL United Kingdom
+ Google Map

We had to cancel this meeting last year after Tim Pyner’s untimely death, but following his discovery of Tmesipteris in Ventnor Botanic Garden, we still felt a trip to the island to explore ferns would be worthwhile. BPS last had a trip there in 2006. This time, a weekend would again be spent under the direction of Colin Pope, the local vice-county recorder, with days exploring ferns in Ventnor Botanic Garden and sites around the Ventnor and Shanklin areas. Leader:…

Find out more »

July 2019

N: Scotland, Rarities and Specialities

July 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

This will be a week-long meeting to see rare and special ferns in Scotland. Exact dates in Mid-July have yet to be decided, but it will be based around 2 or 3 centres from the north-east coast to Arran in the west. Please note that some of the sites will involve significant hill walking and scrambling, so a good level of fitness will be required. Numbers will be imited.

Find out more »

September 2019

N: Llangollen, Wales

September 14, 2019 - September 15, 2019

This will be a weekend meeting with proposed visits to Chirk Castle and nearby woods on the Saturday, and Eglwyseg and Llangollen on the Sunday. Apart from the ‘usual’ ferns, we anticipate seeing Dryopteris submontana and Gymnocarpium robertianum. Our base is likely to be Llangollen, and Brian and Sue Dockerill will be co-leading.

Find out more »
+ Export Events

The website of the British Pteridological Society