Thursday April 19, 2018

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SRGC 2018 Show Schedules and Events - full details - Click Here

First national SRGC Event of the season - Early Bulb Day

17th February 2018 in Dunblane -
This usually proves to be the most  popular event  of the year - first chance to get together and chat about things and the  first chance of some retail therapy from some great nurseries!!  Not to mention the  good grub  to sustain visitors through the day!

 Speakers  are  the wonderful Jānis Rukšāns from Latvia and "new" speaker, Mat Murray from Australia plus displays and plant sales  Victoria Hall, Dunblane FK15 9EX 10am -4pm All welcome!!

Janis Ruksans


Mat Murray

SHOW SECRETARY: Mr Sandy Leven, 2 Leighton Court, Dunblane, Perthshire, FK15 0ED
Telephone 01786 824064 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
ENTRIES: To be staged on the day. Queries to the Show Secretary
STAGING: 9.00 - 10.00 am, Saturday of the show
PARKING: Parking may be restricted outside the hall.
Parking can be found in Station Square, Mill Road, Tesco, on the main road, or
behind the Cathedral
Plants for consideration must be registered by 11.00 am.
BROOKFIELD PRIZE one pan Crocus grown from seed by the exhibitor.
First prize £10 Second £5 Third £3

 Members: Please Read This Before You Attend

Members are invited to contribute to the day by bringing as many pans of dwarf bulbs and early flowering alpine plants as possible.
Space will be available for cut flowers of plants which members do not want to disturb in the garden. Please bring your own vases for cut flowers.
Every contribution increases the value of the display for others.
Please bring as many pans of bulbs and alpines as possible.
Plants will be grouped into `classes' on the morning between 9 am and 10 am.
The usual rule of one pan per class per exhibitor will be waived. No points will be awarded.
Members may also stage small exhibits comprising several exhibits to show variation in species etc.
Contributions are invited to the 50:50 plant sale and raffle, which will be held to cover expenses.
Members are asked to help with the teas and plant stall as this day is organised by the Bulb Group rather than a local group.
The Bulb Group’s activities benefit all members.


2018 SRGC Show and Events Shedules  - complete - click here



For more details CLICK HERE for the SHOWS section of  the main  SRGC website or the SRGC Forum Section HERE which will also show  which nurseries are expected to attend each show, when these are supplied by the Show Secretary.

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



Show Rules etc. click here

Some Show venues with  maps for location........


Kendal SRGC/AGS Show 18 March. Alan Oatway is the Show Secretary for the show formerly held in Blackpool. The venue is : Kirkbie Kendal School in Lound Road, Kendal, Cumbria. Postcode :LA9 7EQ 
Click here for link to googlemap for the venue

'Stirling' Show (Kincardine) 25 March    
Kincardine Community Centre
Anderson Lane, Kincardine Fife, FK10 4SF
LOCATION: From the south, cross Kincardine bridge, turn left into village, turn left at the traffic lights and then sharp right into Kirk Street, immediately turn right into Anderson lane, the gate for the community centre  is facing you.

See here for a map of the location.

Aberdeen Show 20 May 2017 - Duthie Park, Aberdeen (map)



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

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