A society for all those interested in alpine plants. we are passionate about sharing cultivation knowledge and dedicated to the conservation of alpine plants and their habitats.

What are alpines?

The term alpines can cover a wide range of small hardy plants, including shrubs and bulbs. Some plants you might be suprised to find that can be categorised as alpines include:

  • Dwarf Narcissi
  • Snow drops
  • Crocuses
  • Sempervivums

Beginers guide to seed

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02 May 2017

Attracting insects to your garden

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9 July 2017

Plant of the month

Lady’s Slipper Orchid (Cypripedium cordigerum)

This beautiful alpine is usually found in Northern India, Nepal, Pakistan and China. It thrives in damp and shady woodlands.

Seed exchange

We organise one of the worlds largest seed exchanges, where you can find over 5000 varieties of seed.

Useful links

Status

  • Seed orders are currently closed
  • Seed exchange opens December 2017

The seed exchange is open to members only

Join us

Shows and events

Next event

Pershore show

1st july 2017

This will be the third July show to be held in the large, shaded glasshouse at Pershore College. We expect a good turnout of exhibitors and visitors.

Refreshments photo display plant sales

Previous event

Bakewell show

4th june 2017

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Refreshments photo display plant sales

News

AGS Launches new brand and website

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9 July 2017

New venue for Lougborough show

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8 July 2017

Farah Medal won at Wirral show

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7 July 2017