An International Rock Garden Conference takes place every 10 years. The 9th conference will be held in Perth, Scotland, starting on Friday 7 May and finishing on Tuesday 11 May 2021.
The Venue for the conference is the prestigious Perth Concert Hall. Further details can be found on the Perth Concert Hall website https://www.horsecross.co.uk/venues/perth-concert-hall
Activities, including the plant show, lectures and meals will be held within the main auditorium. Trade nurseries selling plants, other events and extra evening sessions will be held both in the Foyer and in smaller rooms within the complex.
Speakers so far include:
Olga Bondareva – Russian Alpines
Hamish Brown – New Zealand Alpines
Ian Christie – Scottish Alpines and Orchids
Paul Cumbleton – South African Bulbs
Marcella Ferreya - Patagonia
Jim Jermyn – European Alpines
John Massey – Hellebores and Alpines
John Mitchell – 25 years of China
Johan Nilson – Himalaya
Jiři Papoušek – Tufa and Alpines
Robert Rolfe – Alpines in Cultivation
Anne Spiegel – Anne’s Rock Garden
Paul Spriggs – Crevice Gardens
Ian Young – Bulbs in Cultivation
BOOKING IS NOW OPEN, and can be accessed by clicking the "Booking" and "Payment" links on this page......
There are various pages linked to that introductory page to give you all the details!
We hope to welcome you in Perth, Scotland in May 2021!