Seed Collection and Storage Training Day


Wakehurst Place, West Sussex, UK

Start Date:

Thursday 22nd October


9.00 am – 4.00pm, 22nd October 2015

Wakehurst Place, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6TN


Speakers and demonstrators include staff from Kew, the Millennium Seed Bank, Heritage Seed Library and staff involved in collecting projects and expeditions.


Morning Sessions:

-An introduction into the basic principles of seed collecting and storage

-The UK tree seed project

-Collecting and banking living collections

-Collecting expeditions

-Garden organics Heritage Seed library


Afternoon sessions will be a practical workshop looking at:

-Seed collecting techniques

-Herbarium specimen collecting

-Seed cleaning


Costs include lunch and resource pack. £60 for PlantNetwork members.

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