Fritillaria Society Display and talks

Special Event

RHS Garden Wisley, GU23 6QB

RHS Garden Wisley, GU23 6QB


Wisley Lane
GU23 6QB


RHS Garden Wisley, RHS Hilltop – The Home of Gardening Science


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    Free garden entry

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    Normal garden admission applies

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    Special Event

Join the Fritillaria Society at RHS Garden Wisley for displays of Fritillaria imperialis and other species. Enjoy a range of talks, tours of the Wisley Fritillaria trial and speak to the experts for help and advice.

Highlights of Sunday:
All displays and talks are taking place in the Learning Studios, RHS Hilltop

10.15 am – Lecture: New Petilium hybrids, Willem Wietzma
Willem is the breeder of these wonderful hybrids on trial at RHS Garden Wisley. He is talking about the goals and achievements of this innovative programme.
11.30am – Lecture: The RHS larger Fritillaria Trial and awards, John Amand
John is part of the trial forum and is discussing the results so far.
2pm – Tour: Explore the Wisley Alpine yard
Meet at 1.45pm at the Alpine House.
2pm–4pm – Guided Tours: See the Petilium Trial and other plantings
Please make your way to the Trials Fields where a member of the team will be on hand to answer questions.

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