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WELCOME TO PLANT HERITAGE GUERNSEY

Welcome to Plant Heritage Guernsey. We are proud to be affiliated to Plant Heritage in the UK.

guernsey at heart

Here in Guernsey we have around 300 members who enjoy our annual programme of plant sales, lectures, garden visits and the well-established Nerine Festival.

We are keen to conserve plants that thrive or are linked with Guernsey and have several on-going projects.

key projects

Our projects include an expanding nerine collection, which was designated a National Collection in 2017, 19thC clematis collections, pelargoniums and the collection of camellias planted at Government House.
We also have a collection of jovibarbas and are setting up a Caparne Iris collection.
Help is always required and very welcome.

get involved

We send out a newsletter three times a year and have copies of the Plant Heritage Journal available to collect at our events.

Membership is only £12.00 a year (one or a couple) and many events are free. Why not join us today?

Plant Heritage Guernsey Current Projects

Currently there are six conservation projects (learn more here):

The Nerine Collection.

The 19thC Clematis Collections.

The Camellia Collection at Government House.

The Jovibarba Collection.

The Pelargonium Collection

The setting up of a Caparne Iris Collection.

 Latest news:

Final telephone Plant Sale, Thursday and Friday, 4th and 5th June

This is our final sale of plants grown for the Giant Plant Sale. This week we have annuals, perennials, shrubs, herbs and vegetables, including tomatoes. Produce being planted outdoors will need to hardened off first, as it has been grown under glass. Please Google details of varieties, if needed. Orders will be taken by telephone […]

Clematis sale, Monday, 1st June

We are selling ten different Raymond Evison clematis, five of each variety on Monday, 1st June between 9:00am and 5:00pm. We also have two period clematis from the Plant Heritage Guernsey collection. There are photos on our Facebook page and brief details here including the eventual height of the plant and the flower colour. Please […]

Special plants sale, Tuesday, 26th May

We are now offering plants grown for our plant sales, including the Giant Plant Sale, to both members and the public. This week we have perennials, (including Echiums and Salvias) and shrubs, mainly propagated by Tattie Thompson and so often unusual and special plants. Please Google details of varieties, if needed. Orders will be taken […]