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“Blue is the colour – the big blue poppies and autumn Gentians” – Gavin McNaughton, Macplants.

5th February, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Gavin and his family own Macplants, are supporters of The Caley and are well-known as exhibitors and stallholders at Scottish Horticultural shows. This year, Macplants exhibit at Gardening Scotland won a Premier Gold Medal.

Gavin’s talk will cover the cultivation of Meconopsis and the story of the gentians bred by his father Ian, an expert in the genus.  It was he who created Gentiana ‘The Caley’.

Details

Date:
5th February, 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society
Email:
administrator@rchs.co.uk

Venue

Lecture Theatre, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
20a Inverleith Row
Edinburgh, EH3 5LR United Kingdom
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