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An interview with Doug Stewart

PlantNetwork talks to Doug Stewart, a ‘general practitioner’ of horticulture. We discuss careers, perceptions of horticulture and sustainability as well as favourite plants…


An interview with Mollie Higginson

Meet a young horticulturist who is also a passionate spokesperson for the industry! PlantNetwork talks to Mollie Higginson of New Leaf Plants and co-founder of the Young People in Horticulture Association (YPHA). Find out how Mollie found her way into horticulture and what she and the YPHA are doing to help other young horticulturists get the most out of horticulture.


Booking open: Gardening in 2046

Join us for this stand-alone event which also closes the PlantNetwork conference. Attendance is free to all but you must register to attend.


An interview with Richard Baines

Meet Richard Baines, the Curator of Logan Botanic Garden, author and a truly passionate horticulturist who has definitely taken his work home with him. In this episode, he tells us about curating an exotic garden in Scotland, his love of rhododendrons and his horticultural journey. Listen in to learn where to find rare gems in Logan Botanic Garden, plant exploration abroad, and the most spectacular place in the UK to see daffodils.


An interview with Frances Porter

Frances Porter has just completed a three year Professional Gardeners’ Guild Traineeship – we hear about her experiences as a trainee, horticultural inspirations and what will be Frances’ next steps as she embarks on an horticultural career.