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.
As well as a well referenced website.

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Newsletter No. 45, July 2014 circulated

Newsletter No. 45, July 2014 circulated

Date posted: 25 July 2014

Newsletter No. 45, July 2014 has recently been sent to all members, check out the content listing for the links to an update on the Nagoya Protocol and Wild Flora Guide 2014. If you would like to receive your own copy please join us.

Garden & landscape masterplanning

Garden & landscape masterplanning

Reports now on line

A day devoted to conservation management plans and masterplans held at Wrest Park, 3 July 2014.

Royal Society makes David Rae its horticultural first

Royal Society makes David Rae its horticultural first

Date posted: 25 July 2014

A career dedicated to serving and improving the world of horticulture has been recognised through election as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh for Dr David Rae, Director of Horticulture and Learning at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE). It is believed he is the first horticulturist to be elected a Fellow.

Managing and enhancing the visitor experience in botanic and historic gardens

Managing and enhancing the visitor experience in botanic and historic gardens

Reports now on line

Chatsworth House, 1– 3 April 2014

Capability Brown 300

Capability Brown 300

Date posted: 11 December 2013

Links and information about the nationwide celebration and festival of the life and work of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown planned for 2016, the 300th anniversary of his birth

Websites and Social Media – connecting with people

Websites and Social Media – connecting with people

Reports now on line

York, 27 November 2013

All change at PlantNetwork

All change at PlantNetwork

Date posted: 30 November 2013

It is all change at PlantNetwork, including all our contact details…

Urban Public Gardens: challenges and opportunities

Urban Public Gardens: challenges and opportunities

Reports now on line

Cambridge, 11-12 April 2013