Founded 1876

Northamptonshire Natural History Society

President
Mike Gibson
Secretary
CT Sampson

Previous meetings

Botany section meetings

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Section
Date
Where*
Details
Botany
Sun, 18 Jun 2017, 11:00
Out
a walk at stoke bruerne
Meet in the car-park in the middle of Stoke Bruerne. Post Code NN12 7SQ. Grid Reference:- SP(42)47.5;50.0 We will walk South by the Grand Union Canal (West side) to the Brick Pits Nature Reserve. After visiting this we will continue South and cross the canal near the A508 then return North by the tow path. Pubs etc. in the village. The leaders are Seán Karley. 01933-225397 & Roger Warren.
Botany
Sun, 21 May 2017, 11:00
Out
bedford purlieus national nature reserve
A walk in Bedford Purlieus National Nature Reserve. Grid Ref. (Meeting place.) 53(TL)039005. Directions: Meet at Grid Ref. 53(TF)03.9;00.5, on the west side of the wood. Ancient woodland. We hope to see Toothwort here; a rare parasitic flowering plant. Full day meeting, no facilities; bring a nose-bag. The leaders are Seán Karley. 01933-225397 and Roger Warren.
Botany
Thu, 06 Apr 2017, 14:30
HR
soils
An illustrated talk by Seán Karley. Most plants need to grow in some sort of soil, but because it is mostly underground (!) we can forget how important the soil is
Botany
Thu, 02 Mar 2017, 14:30
HR
common flowers; more common flowers
Two short illustrated talks by Seán Karley looking at some of our ordinary everyday flora. We can spend so much time hunting for rarities that we can forget the beauty of the things we see under our noses.
Botany
Thu, 02 Feb 2017, 14:30
HR
botany section agm
followed by a Bring and Show / Tell session. Please bring along any photos, specimens etc. to show the meeting and ask us or tell us about them. Guests are welcome.
Botany
Thu, 05 Jan 2017, 14:30
HR
oak apples & bedeguars
Seán Karley will give an illustrated talk about Plant Galls – some of those funny-peculiar growths which occur on our plants. If you have any, please bring them along.
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