Wednesday June 16, 2021

Show Dates

Written by SRGC

 PROVISIONAL SRGC  Show Dates for 2021


In the  light  of the  present  Corona Virus pandemic all SRGC  events for 2020  have  been cancelled.


With the  Corona Virus pandemic causing  events  to  be  cancelled  or  postponed  across  the  world, we  must  expect  that  news  of  which events  will remain on the  calendar  to take  place  to change  rapidly.



Venue: Victoria Hall, Station Road, Dunblane, Perthshire, FK15 9EX.

Speaker: Talks at 11 am and 2 pm by John GRIMSHAW, Director of The Yorkshire
Arboretum, North Yorkshire, with responsibility for the 120 acre arboretum and 20
acre Ray Wood on the Castle Howard estate. John is the co-author of Snowdrops:
A Monograph of Cultivated Galanthus, and a member of the RHS woody plant
committee. Staging will occur at 9-10 am.

Annual General Meeting: The rearranged SRGC AGM will begin at 3.15 pm.

50:50 Plant Sales: Please contribute to the 50:50 Club plant sales table.

Bulb Exchange: Since there will no Discussion Weekend this year and no Bulb

Exchange please pot up your bulbils and cormlets this autumn and bring them for

other members to grow on. Donors will get three free choices from the donated

pots of bulbils.

The usual nurseries will be there so bring your wallets and buy lots of plants to show your support for their businesses.

Please note that while these arrangements have been made, whether or not the
event takes place will depend on government advice in relation to the COVID-19
virus regulations.

Further information will be in the 2021 Show Schedule or by
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20th February: Early Bulb Display (in Dunblane)

13th March: Kendal Show (Joint AGS/SRGC)

20th March: Stirling Show (in Dunblane)

27th March: Hexham Show (Joint AGS/SRGC)

10th April: Edinburgh and the Lothians Show

17th April: Perth Show

24th April: Highland Show (in Nairn)

1st May: Glasgow Show

15th May: Aberdeen Show

21st August: Summer Event (in Dunblane)

2nd October: Hexham Autumn Show (Joint AGS/SRGC)

8th – 10th October: Discussion weekend and Show (in Grantown-on-Spey)

The 2021 International Conference  has  sadly  to be  cancelled due  to  travel and  accommodation uncertainties due  to Covid-19. 

 We  will advise  here in the Forum   of  changes  to SRGC events, as  decided  either  by  government  or  SRGC decision.



The SRGC Forum has more information and pictures of events and Shows and has a search facility - see here

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