PROGRAM

THE CONFERENCE (Hotel Dvořák, Tábor)

  • Thursday, 2 May 2013
    • 13:00 – 18:00 - Registration
    • 17:30 - 19:00 - Dinner
    • 19:00 - 19:15 - Openings: Anton Edwards
    • 19:15 - 20:15 - Lecture 1: Zdeněk Zvolánek - Charm of Balkan. To remember Czech sources of alpines within iron curtains in the past.
    • 20:30 - Viking presentation night – Martin Hajman (Tromso), Lars Hansen, Kaj Andersen (Bangsbo)

  • Friday, 3 May 2013
    • 09:00 - 10:00 - Lecture 2: Martin Sheader - Flowers of the Patagonian Mountains. Rock plants from South to North along the Patagonian Andes.
    • 10:00 - 10:30 - Break
    • 10:30 - 11:30 - Lecture 3: Ian Young - Small bulbous plants in cultivation.
      A SRGC sponsored lecture.
    • 12:00 - 13:30 - Lunch
    • 13:30 - 14:30 - Workshop 1: Ian Young - Bulbs
    • 14:30 - 15:00 - Break
    • 15:00 - 16:00 - Lecture 4: Jiří Papoušek: Czech crevice gardens. A Guide to interesting gardens.
    • 16:00 - 16:30 - Break
    • 16:30 - 17:30 - Lecture 5: Vladimir Epiktetov - The top plants from flora of Kazakhstan / Central Asia.
    • 18:00 - 19:30 - Dinner
    • 19:30 - Scottish Forum presentation night – Maggi Young et al.

  • Saturday, 4 May 2013
    • 09:00 - 10:00 - Lecture 6: Vojtěch Holubec - Chinese flowering Paradise. The best of flora of China and Tibet.
    • 10:00 - 10:30 - Break
    • 10:30 - 11:30 - Lecture 7: Peter Korn - Growing in sand. Rock and scree garden construction near Göteborg.
    • 12:00 - 13:30 - Lunch
    • 14:00 - 15:00 - Lecture 8: Dieter Zchummel - Plant exploration in Iran.
    • 15:00 - 15:30 - Break
    • 15:30 - 17:30 - Sales
    • Workshop 2: Ota Vlasák, Zdeněk Zvolánek – Troughs
    • 18:00 - 19:00 - Concert (Marika Singers)
    • 19:00 - Catering & Czech night – Vlastimil Braun, Jaroslav Baláž, Zdeněk Řeháček

  • Sunday, 5 May 2013
    • 09:00 - 10:00 - Lecture 9: Michal Hoppel - Rock gardening in Poland. Rock garden construction in practice - rocks, crevices, troughs, walls and its plants.
    • 10:00 - 10:30 - Break
    • 10:30 - 11:30 - Workshop 3: Cyril Lafong - Cultivation alpines in pots
    • 12:00 - 13:30 - Lunch
    • 13:30 - 14:30 - Lecture 10: Josef Jurášek - Turkey - The Mecca of Rock Gardeners
    • 14:30 - 15:00 - Break
    • 15:00 - 16:00 - Lecture 11: Zdeněk Zvolánek - American Golden West. A song to remember Zdenek´s late partner, Joyce Carruthers
    • 16:00 - 16:30 - Word of farewell
    • 16:30 - Free time

 

POST-CONFERENCE

  • Monday, 6 May 2013 (from Hotel Dvořák, Tábor)
    • 9:00 - 19:00 - Garden Tour - Southern Bohemia Circle
      • Zdešov - Milan Odvárka
      • Sedlčany - Vladimír Staněk
      • Chyšky - Václav Vostřák
      • Záhoří u Písku – Bartůněk
    • Arrival to Hotel Academic, Roztoky
    • 19:00 - Dinner & free time

  • Tuesday, 7 May 2013 (from Hotel Academic, Roztoky)
    • 9:00 - 19:00 - Garden Tour - Karst Circle
      • Malý Chlumec - Jiří Sládek
      • Dobřichovice - Jiří Pospíšil
      • Karlík - Zdeněk Zvolánek
      • Černošice - Martin Brejník
    • 19:00 - Dinner & free time

  • Wednesday, 8 May 2013
    • 9:00 - 19:00 - Garden Tour - West Prague Circle
      • Radotín - Stanislav Čepička
      • Praha - Milan Halada
      • Roztoky - Jiří Papoušek
      • Praha-Suchdol - Vojtěch Holubec
    • 19:00 - Dinner & free time

  • Thursday, 9 May 2013
    • 9:00 - 19:00 - Garden Tour - East Prague Circle
      • Botanická zahrada Trója
      • Bořanovice - Ota Vlasák
      • Všejany - Jiří Balatka
    • 19:00 - Farewell dinner & free time

  • Friday, 10 May 2013
    • 9:00 - 11:00 - Garden Tour - Central Prague Circle
      • May Show in Charles Square (Prague Rock Garden Club)
      • individual tour in Prague and departure
    • Phytosanitary certificate (prior arrangement)