As well as visiting the beautiful Glasgow Botanic Garden, there will be talks, booksales and merchandise sales, and to the Victoria Park Fossil Grove, as well as ferny visits elsewhere … Continue reading N: Autumn Meeting, Glasgow Botanic Garden
The aim is to have a site tour to see some glasshouse ferns, cacti and succulents etc. in ‘The Range’ and then to look at the filmy ferns in the … Continue reading M: Tour and workday at Manchester University Botanical Grounds ‘The Firs’
We will visit the recently restored Victorian fernery at Hospitalfield House. Then walk north along the coastal path, admiring the scenery and looking for Asplenium marinum. More information will be … Continue reading S: Hospitalfield Fernery, Arbroath and Coastal Path
Leader James Richardson In the footsteps of the Stansfields. Abraham Stansfield started a fern nursery in Todmorden (1841) before moving it to Sale. His grandson, Fredrick Stansfield, became the first … Continue reading M: Todmorden and Patmos Gardens
The BPS have been approached by the National Botanic Garden of Wales who are seeking advice on the construction of a series of ferneries within the garden. To be constructed … Continue reading WS: The National Botanic Garden of Wales
This is a garden meeting with a focus on Athyrium cultivars. Ian Unsworth has the National Collection of Athyrium, and Steve Coleman has a great garden stuffed with ferns including … Continue reading NW: Ian Unsworth’s garden and Steve Colman’s garden; Athyrium cultivars
The BPS is renewing its fern monitoring activities and we would like the local group to play a part. We have the ideal opportunity with the colony of Dryopteris submontana … Continue reading WS: Dryopteris submontana survey near Merthyr Tydfil and Dockerill’s garden near Pontypridd
Bryan and Gill’s Smith’s garden More information will be available at a later time.
We are back to Netherfield the most wooded parish in England. We shall meet in Netherfield park by the side of Eatenden Lane (Netherfield to Mountfield) at TQ 734189.This may … Continue reading SE: Back to Netherfield
For anyone with an interest in gardening the Old Court Nursery and the Picton Garden, famous for its collection of Asters, will need no introduction. Those of you, however, who … Continue reading WS: Old Court Nursery, Picton Garden, and a walk in the Malvern Hills
10th September - Norwich City Churchyards and Indoor meeting at Peter and Nick’s house and garden More information will be available at a later date.
Tour of Bridget’s garden. Fern-related presentations. Plant sales, book sales, and planning for 2022. Coffee/tea and lunch provided. Please let us know if you would like to attend. Leader: Bridget … Continue reading S: Annual Autumn Meeting, Edinburgh
The programme will include a visit to the beautiful Kibble Palace and visit to Victoria Park Fossil Grove as well as talks, book sales and merchandise sales, and possible ferny … Continue reading N: Autumn Meeting, Glasgow Botanic Garden
2022 Autumn end of season Meeting SE Group Visit Paul Reddy's house and garden. This garden is a must see with his Stumpery and a wide range of unusual shrubs … Continue reading SE: Autumn Indoor Meeting, Yalding, Kent