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Wisley Alpine Log


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Wisley Alpine Diary 2006 - 2011

 

The Scottish Rock Garden Club is delighted to have introduced this feature to the website, something which we have long encouraged: Alpine Department Staff at the Royal Horticultural Society Garden at Wisley, have contributed, over some years, a regular "blog" which gave an insight into life at one of the most important Alpine Gardens in the country… as Paul Cumbleton, who organised the blog says…... "It could include all kinds of things …..what the Alpine Dept. is up to at Wisley (and maybe other RHS Gardens too), what plants we have in flower now, how we grow various things, what problems we get and how we deal with them..."

 

We felt that this was an excellent outreach venture from RHS Wisley to the wider Alpine community and invaluable in providing a "window on Wisley" which will be of great interest to all SRGC members, particularly those overseas and the tens of thousands of gardeners who visit this site each week. We were pleased that the Wisley Diary could also be shared on the website of our sister organisation, the Alpine Garden Society.

 

Our thanks to diarist Paul Cumbleton and to the management at Wisley for enabling this venture and to the staff of the Alpine Department who have contributed to the blog. The final Wisley Diary went online in February 2011.

 

Click here to take part in interactive “Wisley Alpine Log” discussions on our modern and very popular forum

The Logs for 2006 and 2007 are webpages. Those for 2009 - 2011 are PDFs.

 

To view an entry; please click on the date in the table below

 

Log Number Year 2007 Year 2008
1
3rd August 4th January
2
15th August 17th January
3
30th August 31st January
4
13th September 15th February
5
27th September 28th February
6
10th October 14th March
7
24th October 28th March
8
7th November 11th April
9
22nd November 24th April
10
6th Decemeber 13th May
11
20th December 24th May
12
  10th June
13
  18th June
14
  2nd July
15
  17th July
16
  31st July
17
  14th August
18
  28th August
19
  10th September
20
  29th September
21
  9th October
22
  22nd October
23
  11th November
24
  19th November
25
  4th December
25
 

18th December

 

 

Below are the flexible format pdf Wisley logs.   Please Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read the logs.

It can be downloaded free HERE

 

To view an entry; please click on the date in the table below

 

 

2009 2010 2011
1 06/01/09 7/01/10 26/01/11
2 18/01/09 21/01/10 02/03/11
3 29/01/09 8/02/10 03/04/11
4 13/02/09 19/02.10 08/05/11
5 25/02/09 4/03/10 29/05/11
6 11/03/09 18/03/10 08/06/11
7 26/03/09 01/04/10 25/06/11
8 09/04/09 26/04/10 13/07/11
9 28/04/09 14/05/10 29/07/11
10 07/05/09 28/05/10 21/09/11
11 21/05/09 9/06/10 26/10/11
12 4/06/09 25/06/10 13/02/12
13 18/06/09 8/07/10
14 02/07/09 26/07/10
15 16/07/09 9/08/10
16 30/07/09 2/09/10
17 13/08/09 16/09/10
18 27/08/09 20/10/10
19 9/09/09 6/11/10
20 24/09/09 7/12/10
21 8/10/09 19/12/10
22 23/10/09
23 5/11/09
24 19/11/09
25 11/12/09
26 23/12/09

 

You can also click here to take part in interactive Wisley "Alpine Log" discussions on our very popular forum.

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