PGG AGM 2019 – Annual Dinner

Annual dinner followed by Ron Nettle Memorial Lecture. The speaker is Dr Mark Spencer F.L.S., Forensic Botanist, Hon. Curator (Plants), Linnean Society of London Scientific Associate, Natural History Museum, London. His talk is entitled ‘Herbariums and Garden History, the Fulham Palace Experience’.

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2018 AGM awards presentations

2018 AGM awards presentations

Photos of the awards presentations at the AGM. All were taken at Dumfries house. Margi Comeau being thanked and presented with a token of appreciation after retiring from the post of PGG Secretary a role she had held for 9 years. Claire Mountfield who works at Cholmondeley Castle in Cheshire

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PGG AGM weekend 28–30 September 2018

The 2018 AGM long weekend starts on Friday 28th September with a visit to Drumlanrig Castle Gardens and Dabton Garden. On Saturday 29th we meet at Dumfries House for the AGM followed by tour of the gardens. Saturday evening will feature the Ron Nettle Memorial Dinner and Lecture. Sunday 30th details will follow shortly.

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Photos: AGM 2017 – Sledmere House

Photos: AGM 2017 – Sledmere House

Photos from the PGG visit to Sledmere House, East Yorkshire. The garden at Sledmere House has become a place to explore and discover different planting areas that have an emphasis on form and colour and overall impact on the eye. The expansive range of plants used and different naturalistic gardening

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PGG AGM 2017 – Yorkshire

The 2017 AGM long weekend starts on Friday 22nd September with a visit to Yorkshire Arboretum at Castle Howard and then Rogers Nursery near Pickering. On Saturday morning we meet at Forest and Vale Hotel for the AGM followed by a trip to Helmsley Walled Garden in the afternoon. Back to
the Forest and Vale Hotel in the evening for our Gala Dinner. Sunday we meet at Sledmere for a tour in the morning before saying our final farewells.

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Professional Gardeners’ Guild AGM 2106

The AGM will be held at RHS Garden Hyde Hall, Rettendon, Essex on Friday 30th September 2016. RHS Garden Hyde Hall is surely one of the finest gardens in the East of England, its location among rolling hills and fantastic panoramic views can often surprise the visitor to Essex.

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Winners of Professional Gardeners’ Guild Awards, 2016

Winners of Professional Gardeners’ Guild Awards, 2016

Many congratulations to the Award Winners Loyal Service Awards: Ian Stephenson for the major contribution he has made to the quality and development of the highly renowned gardens at Monteviot House in Roxburghshire. John Ellis for developing and maintaining to the highest of standards the wonderful gardens at Wallington in

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Kevock Garden Plants

Kevock Garden Plants, Lasswade Please contact Susan Russell for this event. PGG AGM weekend – Kevock Garden Plants, Lasswade PGG Scotland member Susan Russell has arranged some other visits for the AGM weekend – “On Sunday (4th October) in the morning will be a visit to Stella and David Rankin’s

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Mellerstain House and Gardens

Part of PGG AGM weekend. Visit to Mellerstain House and Gardens. The house stands in 80 hectares of parkland, with an Italianate formal terraced garden at the rear, with a sweeping stretch of lawn descending to a lake. These gardens were designed around 1910 by Sir Reginald Blomfield.

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