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Daffodils and other Spanish gems by Razvan Chisu

Daffodils and other Spanish gems by Razvan Chisu

We started our programme of 2024 with a visual feast of plants from the Iberian Peninsula with a talk by Razvan Chisu titled “Spanish daffodils and many other gems”. Razvan lived in Andalucia for a while and has visited Spain many times. Razvan is the Social Media...

Wildflower Wonders of the World by Bob Gibbons

Wildflower Wonders of the World by Bob Gibbons

Friday 13 October was a very lucky evening for the group as we were treated to a beautifully illustrated lecturer by Dr. Bob Gibbons. Bob is a botanist and naturalist, writer and photographer who has led many botanical tours with his company Natural History Travel....

The Great Outdoors – gardening with succulents

The Great Outdoors – gardening with succulents

Our expert speaker for October meeting was Paul Spracklin. Paul always wanted to make an exotic garden, inspired by examples displaying tropical style planting such the Exotic Garden in Norwich by his friend, the late Will Giles. However, Paul lives in south east...

Van and Eastern Turkey

Van and Eastern Turkey

To open our 2022-2023 season we were delighted to welcome Keith Bankier to share his extensive knowledge of flora of this region for our September meeting. Keith is an experienced and enthusiastic hunter and photographer of wild plants throughout Europe but especially...