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Associação de plantas e jardins em climas mediterrânico  -  Mediterranean Gardening Association - Portugal

Our Barrocal Botanic Garden has now become a member of BGCI (Botanic Gardens Conservation International). Membership will allow us to develop the Garden following their well established sustainable guidelines.

Dedicated to plants and gardens of the Mediterranean climate zones created by an international group of enthusiastic gardeners ….

Keep checking in and let us know what you think, we welcome your comments, garden stories and photos!

GARDENING IN PORTUGAL

PLANT INFORMATION

Our latest newsletter

The Mediterranean Gardening Association Portugal - MGAP

(ASSOCIAÇÃO DE PLANTAS E JARDINS EM CLIMAS MEDITERRÂNICOS – APEJECM)

To promote Mediterranean plants and gardens, through education, cultivation, conservation and recognition of their communal, environmental and economic importance in our everyday lives

Click to download our latest Newsletter Newsletter No 15 Summer 2018.pdf

Barrocal Botanic Garden

Now a Member of BGCI


Roses, succulents, trees


We have a collection of articles on different plants and gardening techniques suited to mediterranean gardening  

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Our Mediterranean Climate - understanding, accepting, embracing”

10.00 for 10.30am Wednesday 3 October 2018

                              Museu do Traje, São Brás

                              Talk by Seán O´Hara,                           Northern California
                        Branch of The MGS.

                        Sean O´Hara has been making                                             gardens and providing horticultural                                            consulting services to homeowners                                             in the greater San Francisco Bay                                             Area since 1970. He is active in a                             variety of local horticultural educational gardens

For more information and Registration, Click Here
or contact Tessa Hearn mgapevents@gmail.com

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MGAP/Clube dos Bons Jardins Joint Event

Workshop on Container Gardening

Tuesday 9th October

Quinta da Figueirinha, Silves

                            

                           






  This workshop will be run by Harriet Rycroft,


Harriet is a well-known, UK based gardener who specialises in Container Gardening. Harriet thoroughly enjoys helping people from many parts of the world to make the most of their container collection. 

For more information and Registration, please contact Tessa Hearn mgapevents@gmail.com

Places will be limited and Registration is essential.

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Saturday October 27th

Mediterranean Garden Fair

Muséo do Traje, São Bras de Alportel


Once again in the historic and leafy courtyard of the
museum in São Bras
http://www.museu-sbras.com

 An opportunity to buy the most appropriate plants for your garden and benefit from the advice and guidance of the knowledgeable nursery owners and MGAP members present.  The usual programme of free talks will be provided. Open to MGAP members from 10am,
open to the public from 11am to 4pm.


As ever, VOLUNTEERS are needed to make the event a success, so for more information or to offer help, please contact Sue Finlay - sitting down jobs available !  email mgapfairs@gmail.com



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No. 15
July 2018

Latest News

& Events

Click Here for our current list of events


Organic Gardening Visit & Talk - POSTPONED from 26 September

Now in November - watch this space

with Ana Arsénio, from InLoco

For more information and Registration, contact Tessa Hearn mgapevents@gmail.com

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Our Mediterranean Climate - understanding, accepting, embracing”
10.00 for 10.30am
Wednesday 3 October 2018

Museu do Traje, São Brás

Talk by Seán O´Hara, Northern California
Branch of The MGS.

For more information and Registration,
contact Tessa Hearn mgapevents@gmail.com

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MGAP/Clube dos Bons Jardins
Joint Event

Workshop on Container Gardening

Tuesday 9 October 2018
- Quinta da Figueirihna - time TBC

For more information and Registration, contact Tessa Hearn mgapevents@gmail.com

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MGAP Autumn Plant Fair
Saturday 27 October2018

Museu do Traje, São Brás

The wonderful Autumn Plant Fair - put this date in your diary NOW !

Contact  Sue Findlay (mgapfairs@gmail.com) for more information

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Barrocal Botanic Garden Open Day
Sunday 9 December

Quinta da Figueirinha, Silves

Guided walks, Books and Seed sales

 Contact Rosie Peddle rosie@thebtf.net for more information

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MGAP Plant Sales & Gardens Open
20 January 2019

Moncarapacho area

3 different gardens to visit, plus
plants for sale.

Contact Rosie Peddle rosie@thebtf.net for more information

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EARLY WARNING:
Dates for your diary

- MGAP Spring Plant Fair

  Saturday 15 March 2019 (TBC), Silves

 Contact  Sue Findlay (mgapfairs@gmail.com) for more information


- MGAP Spring Conference 2019

Friday 5 to Sunday 7 April 2019

Based in Evora with pre-tour (2 to 5 April)
in Algarve

Contact Rosie Peddle rosie@thebtf.net for more information

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News from our MGi  friends
 around the world

International news, new plants, new ideas, new projects. You can find links to other groups in UKFrance, Cape Hort Soc S. Africa & Margaret River Australia, plus newly joinedChile from:

  MGi Website

These groups extend a warm welcome to MGAP members - please contact them directly about their events.