Have you found all of these yet?

Just a quick thought! I do this every day, researching reports for Collection Holders (and Plant Heritage Groups, botanic or historic gardens)... but did you know about all of these plant collections you can check online? Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Royal Horticultural Society Gardens and Sir Harold Hillier Gardens http://rbg-web2.rbge.org.uk/multisite/multisite3.php Tick the boxes to search …

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Water management and temporary bans on hoses

Given the extremely dry and hot weather we have been experiencing recently, we thought it would be useful to remind you that National Plant Collections are exempt from temporary bans on using hose pipes under restrictions on water use. The exemption for watering National Plant Collections is explained in the Water Use Order 2010, p …

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Plant Health Workshop

Book by 10 April for Plant Health workshop Ponteland, Northumberland - 19 Apr 2018 Full day workshop, including lunch. Kindly organised by our North East group. Talks from: Andrew Kirkwood, Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA): The Work of the Plant Health Inspectorate Pests and Diseases Coming Our Way Katy Hayden, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh: Keeping Clean for …

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Could you help Kew transcribe herbarium specimens online?

RBG Kew are looking for people to help them make their herbarium specimens available online to the whole world - find out more. You can log in from the comfort of your own home at any time of the day and transcribe the information on the specimen labels that are visible in the specimen images. Why not …

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