Upcoming horticultural events and shows from a range of organisations and providers, arranged in date order. To include your event in this calendar, please contact the PlantNetwork Coordinator.
Please do check with the event organisers to find out what events are taking place in light of the COVID-19 situation.
- Jac Boutard Seminar at Barcham Trees, 18 March 2020, Barcham Trees.
- Growing a sustainable future: what would Greta do? – London Gardens Network Annual Seminar, 20 March 2020, RBG Kew.
- RBGE Herbarium Tour, 20 March 2020, RBGE.
- HotHouse: Nature of Leadership programme, 23-27 March 2020, Eden Project.
- Glasshouse Day, 24 March 2020, Oxford Botanic Garden. FULLY BOOKED.
- Engaging Teenagers and Young Adults in the Outdoors, 27 March 2020, University of Bristol Botanic Garden (Bgen event).
- Cornwall Garden Society Spring Flower Show, 4-5 April 2020, Wadebridge.
- Great Dixter Spring Plant Fair, 4-5 April 2020, Great Dixter.
- RHS Spring Launch and Orchid Show, 7-8 April 2020, RHS Horticultural Halls, London.
- WRITE NOW! A three day residential practical workshop on popular writing about plant health, 7 – 9 April, 2020, Oxon Hoath, Kent.
- RHS Cardiff Flower Show, 17-19 April, Cardiff.
- Women’s leadership retreat, 20-24 April 2020, Eden Project.
- Promoting Excellence in Horticulture Conference, 22-23 April 2020, RBGE, Edinburgh.
- Taxonomy at Winterbourne House, Birmingham, 23 April 2020: Open to Plant Heritage members only.
- Harrogate Spring Flower Show, 23-26 April 2020, Harrogate.
- Fête des Plantes de Printemps, 24-26 April 2020, Saint-Jean de Beauregard, France.
- Toby’s Garden Festival, 1-2 May 2020, Devon.
- Young Horticulturist of the Year 2020 Final, 02 May, Logan Botanic Garden.
- Plant Records Group Meeting 2020, 06 May 2020, Swiss Garden/Shuttleworth, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire.
- RHS Malvern Spring Flower Show, 07-10 May 2020, Malvern.
- Beervelde Garden Days, 08-10 May 2020, Belgium.
- Les Journées des Plantes de Chantilly, 15-17 May 2020, France.
- The Biopesticide Summit & Awards, 19-20 May 2020, NEC Birmingham, UK.
- RHS Chelsea Flower Show, 19-23 May 2020, London.
- EAZA Zoo Horticulture Group Conference, 27-29 May 2020, Rostock, Germany.
- Bloom, 28 May – 1 June 2020, Phoenix Park, Dublin.
- Gardening Scotland, 29-31 May 2020, Royal Highland Centre Edinburgh.
- Open Garden Squares Weekend, 06-07 June 2020, London.
- SPNHC & ICOM NATHIST 2020, 07-13 June 2020, Edinburgh.
- RHS Chatsworth Flower Show, 11-14 June 2020, Derbyshire.
- Heritage Volunteering Group Conference 2020, 12 June 2020, The Whitworth manchester.
- Hex Garden Festival, 12-14 June 2020, Belgium.
- Rare Plants Fair at Waterperry Gardens, 14 June 2020, Waterperry, Oxford.
- English Heritage Conference: How English is the English Garden?, 17 June 2020, Wrest Park, Bedfordshire.
- Barcham Trees’ – The Big Barn Conference, 17 June 2020, Barcham Trees PLC, Cambridgeshire.
- Valuing Our Historic Garden Heritage: Lotherton Hall’s Edwardian Gardens, Yorkshire Gardens Trust (YGT), 17 June 2020, Leeds.
- Bingerden International Specialist Nursery Days, 19-21 June 2020, The Netherlands.
- Blenheim Palace Flower Show, 26-28 June 2020, Oxfordshire.
- RHS Garden Harlow Carr Flower Show, 26-28 June 2020, North Yorkshire.
- Woburn Abbey Garden Show, 27-28 June 2020, Bedfordshire.
- BRIGIT Biosecurity and Xylella Training Day, 29 June 2020, Gibside, Tyne & Wear.
- RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival, 07-12 July (Preview Evening 6 July) 2020, Surrey.
- Exotic Gardening: Gardening on the Edge, 08-09 July 2020, Logan Botanic Garden. More soon about this PlantNetwork event.
- Inaugural Annual Lecture at The Dorothy Clive Garden, 2pm Sunday 12 July 2020. Speaker is Dr Nicole Spence, Chief Plant Health Officer, DEFRA. Book by email.
- Grow With Us Festival, RHS Garden Wisley, 17-18 July, Wisley. A horticultural career’s event.
- Belvoir Castle Flower & Garden Show, 18-19 July 2020, Lincolnshire.
- RHS Tatton Park Flower Show, 22-26 July 2020, Cheshire.
- RHS Hyde Hall Flower Show, 05-09 August 2020, Essex.
- The UK’s biggest chilli festival returns, 07-09 August 2020, West Dean Gardens.
- International Hardy Plant Union Congress: Summer Days 2020 in the Czech Republic, 09-13 August 2020, Czech Republic.
- RHS Rosemoor Flower Show, 14-16 August 2020, Devon.
- The Gardens Trust Annual Conference and AGM 2020, 04-06 September 2020, North Yorkshire.
- Arboricultural Association Amenity Conference 2020: Trees and Society, 06-09 September 2020, University of Exeter.
- RHS Garden Wisley Flower Show, 08-13 September 2020, Surrey.
- Plant Health, Agriculture & Biosciences, 09-11 September 2020, The Hague, The Netherlands.
- Malvern Autumn Show, 26-27 September 2020, Worcestershire.
- Fête des Plantes d’Automne, 27-29 September 2020, France.
- BIAZA Plant Working group Conference, 30 September – 02 October 2020, tbc.
Later in 2020
- Orticolario, 02-04 October 2020, Italy.
- Great Dixter Autumn Fair, 03-04 October 2020, East Sussex.
- SALTEX, 04-05 November 2020, NEC Birmingham.
- PlantNetwork Tree Forum: Tree Health, 10 November 2020, Yorkshire Arborteum. More soon about this PlantNetwork event.
- 3rd European i-Tree Conference, 18-19 November 2020, Amsterdam.
- 7th Global Botanic Gardens Congress, 08-12 March 2021, Melbourne, Australia.