PlantNetwork is the national network of botanic gardens, arboreta and other documented plant collections.

  • Promoting botanical collections in Britain and Ireland as a national resource for research, conservation and education.
  • Facilitating networking and training among holders of plant collections through a programme of conferences and workshops and a regular newsletter.

 

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Booking now open for Wildflower meadow conservation training day

Booking now open for Wildflower meadow conservation training day

Wakehurst, West Sussex. 13th July 2016 10.00am – 4.30pm.
A field-based training day looking at the management of flower-rich meadows and the techniques used to establish new meadows or to enhance existing grasslands. Seed specification, sowing rates, site preparation, sowing, plug planting and conservation management, including grazing, will be considered.


Events for 2016

Events for 2016

Events 2016 in the planning. We’re still in the planning stages but we wanted to give you some notice to spark your curiosity, prompt you to talk to your line managers and hopefully inspire you to contribute.


Nagoya Protocol and plant collection responsibilities

Nagoya Protocol and plant collection responsibilities

A day providing an overview of the Nagoya Protocol and how various organisations and gardens are responding to this legislation, held at RBG, Kew on 19 February 2015.