Alpine Garden Society Alpine/Hardy Plants Society - Cork Branch

Programme for 2017


Here is the programme for the Cork Branch in 2017.

All meetings are held in Enable Ireland, Lavanagh House, Ballintemple, Cork and start at 8pm.

Thursday, February 26th 2017

Steve Edney, Head Gardener, The Salutation Garden, Sandwich, Kent. “The Restoration of the Salutation Garden”

Thursday, 23rd February 2017

Camelia Austen, Austen Flower Events & Flower School, Wicklow Town. “A Flower Journey across the World” (Members’ Plant Sale)

Thursday, 23rd March 2017

Fionnuala Fallon, Co. Wicklow, horticulturist, garden designer, garden writer, garden correspondent for The Irish Times and The Irish Garden. “How to grow your own cut flowers, seasonally and sustainably” (Members’ Plant Sale)

Thursday, 27th April 2017

Dr. Phil Havercroft, Leamore Nursery, Co. Wicklow. “Herbaceous Peonies 4000 years of cultivation, from Ancient China to Modern Day” (Plants for Sale)

Thursday, 25th May 2017

Bob Brown, Cotswold Garden Flowers, Evesham, Worcestershire, renowned plantsman, speaker, garden writer, and nursery owner. “Plain Jane or Supermodel” (Plants for Sale)

Thursday, 28th September 2017

Rosie Hardy, Hardy’s Cottage Garden Plants, Hampshire, winner of 21 RHS Chelsea Gold medals. “Autumn Flowering Perennials” (Plants for Sale)