Z: Polypodium Cultivars

Zoom

If you missed our first talk in December by Julian Reed on Polypodium Cultivars, you can watch it here

Z: Ferns of the Miller Garden

Zoom

Joint HFF/BPS Zoom Meeting Join Richie Steffen, President of the Hardy Fern Foundation and Executive Director of the Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden A look at the Miller Garden’s extensive fern collection When Mrs. Miller created the garden in the early 1950’s she recognized the value of these interesting plants in the landscape and they … Continue reading Z: Ferns of the Miller Garden

Z: Committee

Zoom

This meeting will be held remotely. More information will be available ahead of the meeting.

Z: Polystichum Cultivars

Zoom

You are invited to a Joinnt BPS/HFF Zoom webinar. 6:00PM (GMT), 10:00 AM (PST) Register in advance is required for this webinar You can register here

Z: The Ferns of Siskiyou Mountain, USA

Zoom

Please note: 5pm start time Daylight saving time in USA starts on 14 March Joint HFF/BPS webinar The Ferns of Siskiyou Mountain and N. California, USA Registration in advance required Register here

Z: Athyrium Cultivars

Zoom

Joint HFF/BPS webinar Athyrium Cultivars with Julian Reed Registration in advance required Register here

Committee meeting

Again due to the Covid circumstances this meeting will be held on Zoom.

S: Spring Zoom meeting

A chance to say Hello, without having to travel anywhere. The meeting will feature two short illustrated talks: - Heather McHaffie will tell us about the ferns at Backhouse Rossie garden in Fife. - Margareta Thorssell will talk about growing ferns in Sweden. If anyone else has a fern story, or some slides, that you … Continue reading S: Spring Zoom meeting

N: Committee – Zoom

Committee meeting will be attended by Zoom Please inform David Hill if you plan to attend: David Hill

Z: Fifty Shades of Green

Zoom

Joint HFF/BPS Zoom Meeting Fifty Shades of Green - The Fern Collection in Arboretum Härle A talk by Michael Dreisvogt Registration is required, click here to register

Z: A tropical Rainforest Garden for a Temperate Climate

Zoom

Joint HFF/BPS Zoom Meeting A tropical Rainforest Garden for a Temperate Climate A talk by Remko Beuving Registration is required, click here to register Join Remko Beuving, of the Dutch Fern Society, as he gives us a tour of his growing garden. Starting from nothing, Remko has taken his experiences from previous gardens, the many … Continue reading Z: A tropical Rainforest Garden for a Temperate Climate

C: Committee – Zoom

Zoom

Committee meeting will be attended by Zoom Please inform David Hill if you plan to attend: David Hill

Z: Growing and knowing Myriopteris

Zoom

Growing and knowing Myriopteris and other dryland ferns (even in humid climates!) with Patrick McMillan Registration is required, click here to register For many of us, even the word fern often conjures images of moist rainforests clad in a blanket of swordfern or dripping rocks adorned with maidenhair. Most of us don’t think of the … Continue reading Z: Growing and knowing Myriopteris

S: Spring Zoom meeting

Zoom

We start off our 2022 season of the Scottish branch of the BPS with a catch-up, discussion of the programme for the year, and some short illustrated talks, including: “Scotland’s Endemic Fern” Heather McHaffie “Treasured fern books for auction” Frank Katzer “’On the trail of old fern records” Roger Golding Everyone is welcome to join; … Continue reading S: Spring Zoom meeting

Z: A Tour of the Ferns at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden by Lew Feldman

Zoom

Registration is required, click here to register The UC Botanical Garden has nearly 400 species of ferns with the vast majority wild collected. The garden is especially rich in xerophytic ferns, from the southwest US, Mexico, and Central America. Most of our ferns grow well outdoors in USDA Zone 9. Lew is a Professor of … Continue reading Z: A Tour of the Ferns at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden by Lew Feldman

Free

Committee – Zoom

The next committee meeting will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday 21 January 2023 on Zoom

Free

Z: Ferns of Sri Lanka

Zoom

Registration is required, click here to register Preamble to the talk: My first visit to Sri Lanka was at the end of the rainy season in 2016. We had a tour of the island, and I was very impressed with the luxurious vegetation and ferns of the central, mountainous part. Consequently, my partner and I … Continue reading Z: Ferns of Sri Lanka

S: Spring Zoom meeting

We will start off the 2023 fern season with a Zoom meeting. Catch-up, discussion of the programme for the year, and two short illustrated talks. Janis Antonovics, an expert on plant diseases, will discuss “Fern Diseases” Kate Miller, Glasshouse Horticulturist at RBGE, will talk about the “RBGE Fern House Decant: Future proofing the collection” We … Continue reading S: Spring Zoom meeting

Z: Ferns of the Azores

Zoom

Registration is required, click here to register A talk by Fred Rumsey Sitting close to the mid-Atlantic ridge are the nine small volcanic islands of the Azores. Officially discovered by the Portugese navigators in the 1430s and progressively settled over the next hundred years, the islands may only support a small number of native species … Continue reading Z: Ferns of the Azores

Z: Cold Tolerant Pyrrosias

Zoom

Registration is required, click here to register A talk by Remko Beuving Remko Beuving and fellow members of the Dutch Fern society have been doing a lot of research on a number of Pyrrosia species, especially the form that is going around as Pyrrosia similis

S: Spring Zoom meeting

Zoom

Catch-up, discussion of the programme for the year, and some illustrated talks, including: Hazel France – Ferns in Singapore Botanic Gardens Michael Sundue – Documenting Colombian ferns Contact Bridget for Zoom details

N: AGM on Zoom

Notice of the 121th Annual General Meeting, to be held on 13th April 2024. This will be held by Zoom, starting at 10:30 am. To receive a link to join the meeting, you must register first. To do this, please either contact the General Secretary (secretary@eBPS.org.uk) or follow this link. https://bit.ly/BPS2024AGM It would be very … Continue reading N: AGM on Zoom

IT: IATFG zoom meeting

IATFG Zoom Meeting with presentations by: • Olivia Steed-Mundin: Climate change and spore germination • Miguel Fernandez-Voortman: The genus Phlebodium • Peter Blake: Ferns of the Queensland Rainforest Please let Matthew Reeve know in advance if you wish to join: contact@matthewreeve.uk

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