RHSI Membership

RHSI Membership

Partner Gardens

Free or half price entry to 50 partner gardens around Ireland

Zoom Talks & Lectures

An annual series of lectures covering areas of interest to the aspiring and experienced gardeners and plant lovers

The RHSI Journal

The RHSI Journal is packed full of information suitable to the Irish Climate

Shows & Events

Practical workshop, plant sales, flower shows, demonstrations and exhibitions

Garden Tours

Garden visits and organised group tours around Ireland and abroad

News Bulletin

Regular News bulletin with seasonal advice and tips

Here are a couple of sample news bulletins

March 11 2021 

Feb 11 2021

Jan 28 2021

Bellefield House and Garden

Please note that due to circumstances beyond our control, the gardens at Bellefield are currently closed.


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7:30 pm RHSI Zoom – Fiann O’Nuallain
RHSI Zoom – Fiann O’Nuallain
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
RHSI Zoom - Fiann O’Nuallain
The Holistic Gardener Fiann O’Nuallain has a background in medicinal botany and social and therapeutic horticulture and will explain how gardening contributes to the science and practice of wellness. This is a free event for[...]
7:30 pm RHSI Zoom – Maurice Parkinson
RHSI Zoom – Maurice Parkinson
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
RHSI Zoom - Maurice Parkinson
Planting for Late Season Interest in the Garden’. Maurice Parkinson, owner of RHSI partner garden Ballyrobert, brings a wealth of gardening experience with him as he gives us plant suggestions, tips and tricks to keep[...]
7:30 pm RHSI Zoom – Neil Porteus
RHSI Zoom – Neil Porteus
Nov 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
RHSI Zoom - Neil Porteus
My Favourite Trees Historic Garden Consultant and Plantsman Neil Porteus will introduce us to some of his favourite trees as well as updating us on the ongoing work at Anne’s Grove Garden. This is a[...]
7:30 pm RHSI Zoom – Chris Gardner
RHSI Zoom – Chris Gardner
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
RHSI Zoom - Chris Gardner
The Flora of the Silk Road Chris Gardner, plant enthusiast, naturalist and author will use his superb photographs to show us some of the many species of beautiful flowers he came across in travels from[...]

News Bulletin

Thank you to one and all who take the time to send in photos and articles for the weekly bulletin. Please do keep them coming in to  It is wonderful to be able to share our members experience and showcase your gardens.  Some of the material from the news bulletins may also be available on the GARDEN EXPERTISE page and some will also feature in Facebook posts.

Here are a couple of sample news bulletins

March 11 2021

Feb 11 2021

Jan 28 2021



Forthcoming Events



Day Tour to Altamont Garden, Co Carlow

Saturday 09 February, 2019

Floral Art demonstration by Suzanne Cray

Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Airfield Estate Gardens

Ardan Garden

Ballintubbert Gardens and House

Ballycommane Garden

Ballymaloe Cookery School

Ballyrobert Gardens

Bantry House and Garden

Belvedere House Gardens & Park

Benvarden Garden

Birr Castle Garden

Blarney Castle and Gardens

Burtown House and Gardens

Colclough Walled Garden

Collon House

Coolaught Walled Garden

Coolwater Garden

Dawros Gallery & Garden

Dower House

Festina Lente

Fota House – Victorian Working Garden

Gash Gardens

Glebe Gardens

Glenavon Japanese Garden

Hester Forde Garden – ‘Coosheen Garden’

Hunting Brook Gardens

Irish National Stud and Gardens – The Japanese Gardens and St. Fiachra’s Garden

Johnstown Castle, Estate, Museum and Gardens

June Blake’s Garden

Kilfane Glen and Waterfall

Kilgar Gardens

Killruddery House and Gardens

Killyreagh Garden

Kilmokea Country Manor and Gardens

Kilravock Garden

Kylemore Abbey Victorian Walled Garden

Lodge Park Walled Garden

Loughcrew Gardens

Mount Stewart House and Gardens

Mount Usher Gardens

Oakfield Park

Old Deanery Garden

Patthana Garden

Rothe House Museum and Garden

Rowallane Garden

Salthill Garden

Seaforde Gardens

Seanabea Cottage


Strokestown Park Gardens

Tourin House & Gardens

Tullynally Castle Gardens

Tyrrelstown House Garden

Woodville Walled Garden

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