Posted on Monday 09 September 2013
The First Lady of Taiwan, Madam Chow Mei-ching, visited RBGE on 12 August with a delegation that included the Taiwan Representative to the UK, Shen Lyu-shun.
Posted on Thursday 25 July 2013
As July marks the height of music festival season - and the usual concerns are raised regarding the safety of unwitting revellers - an unexpected proponent of drugs awareness is gearing-up for its own contribution to the popular Wickerman Festival this weekend.
Posted on Monday 08 July 2013
RBGE gears up for this year’s Festival Colombiano, the news has broken that it will screen the UK Premier of the ground-breaking documentary Apaporis. The event, on Saturday, August 3 will be attended by the film’s director, Antonio Dorado, who will participate in question and answer sessions.
Posted on Wednesday 23 January 2013
One of the world's leading authorities on tropical rhododendrons, RBGE Research Associate Dr George Argent, has been named the 2013 recipient of the David Fairchild Medal for Plant Exploration. In an announcement from its headquarters in Hawai'i, the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) acknowledged Dr Argent for his contribution to tropical fieldwork, exploration, and conservation, focusing on Southeast Asia.
Posted on Tuesday 23 October 2012