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August 2018

WS: John Massey’s garden at Ashwood Nurseries

August 2, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ashwood Nurseries, Ashwood Lower Lane
Kingswinford, West Midlands DY6 0AE United Kingdom
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Tour of John Massey’s garden at Ashwood Nurseries followed by indoor meeting. Leaders: John Massey (Garden), Brian and Sue Dockerill (Indoor Meeting) John Massey has recently become ever more interested in ferns and, as with everything in his garden, these are grown to a very high standard. His fern meeting held last year, with speakers Martin Rickard and Angela Tandy was regarded as a really great event by everyone lucky enough to attend. He has agreed to give our group…

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NW: Celebrating Sally

August 4, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brantwood, Coniston, Lake Road
Coniston, LA21 8AD United Kingdom
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Information about the event at Brantwood to celebrate the life of Sally Beamish

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N: BPS Display Weekend 2018

August 11, 2018 - August 12, 2018
RHS Garden Wisley Woking, Surrey GU23 6QB United Kingdom + Google Map

Following the successes of our 125th Anniversary Display Weekend in the main glasshouse at Wisley in July 2016 and again in August 2017, we have been invited by RHS to repeat this. We will have a fine display of ferns, fern cultivation, fern merchandise and fern sales to promote BPS and pteridology. Please contact Julian if you would like to help.

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N: Southport Flower Show 2018

August 17, 2018 - August 20, 2018
Southport Botanic Gardens, Churchtown
Southport, PR9 7NB United Kingdom
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Once again, BPS will have a stand here promoting the Society, demonstrating spore propagation and answering questions from visitors. There will also be a number of fern display categories in which you could win prizes for your ferns. Please contact Michael if you would like to help or enter ferns.

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September 2018

SE: West Dean Gardens

September 8, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
West Dean Gardens United Kingdom + Google Map

Meet at in the car park at 11.30 entrance. The individual fee is about £9.00; group is £7.50 and will try and get this for you. Bring any plants you would like identifying or help with or think people would be interested in, even if it’s a frond, and we will meet up in the car park and have a fun looking at your ferns. Also if you are one for growing from spore please bring any you can spare…

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S: Annual Indoor Meeting, Bearsden, Glasgow

September 29, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Alastair Wardlaw Glasgow, G61 2SY United Kingdom + Google Map

Tour of the Wardlaw garden, coffee/tea and lunch provided! Including plant sales, book sales, fern-related presentations, and planning for 2018.

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October 2018

SE: 2018 Autumn Meeting

October 20, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Scadbury Park, St Paul’s Wood Hill BR5 2SR + Google Map

The autumn meeting this year will comprise a morning walk in a local wood where we will see a range of ferns including one alien. Lunch will be at 12:30 depending on the weather. At 13 Star Lane St Mary Cray Kent BR5 3LJ This will be followed by slide shows of this year’s trips by our local group: Nick and Peter - Northern Ireland Steve and Karen - Minorca and/or Vancover Julian - cultivars and Garden Development Roger -…

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EA: Indoor Meeting 2018

October 27, 2018
Peter Blake & Nick Lodge, 14 Mill Hill Road
Norwich, Norfolk NR2 3DP United Kingdom
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East Anglia group indoor meeting Lunch provided, indoor ferns to see, talks and slide-shows Parking permits will be needed, so I need to know who is coming at least 1 week in advance

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May 2019

N: Isle of Wight

May 17 - May 19
Channel View Hotel, Hope Road
Shanklin, United Kingdom
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Draft programme (venues and times may change) Meeting Centre and general information We will use, as an informal base, the Channel View Hotel (email: enquiries@channelviewhotel.co.uk). Nowhere on the island is a long drive one of the ferry ports from the mainland; Portsmouth – Ryde is the shortest link, and closest to Shanklin. Shanklin is also at the end of the quaint railway line from Ryde Pier head station. There is a huge choice of accommodation in Shanklin, but it is…

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June 2019

N: Plant Society Show, RHS Wisley

June 15 @ 8:00 am - June 16 @ 5:00 pm
RHS Garden Wisley Woking, Surrey GU23 6QB United Kingdom + Google Map

For a couple of years now, we have been supporting this weekend-long event which showcases a variety of plant societies, and BPS will again have a stand here. With a large display of ferns, we will be promoting the appreciation of ferns, fern growing and of course, the benefits of being a member of BPS. This year we particularly need tender ferns and selaginellas to display. If you would like to be involved in helping or loaning ferns, contact Jude.…

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