GNYGS is proud to offer educational programs at each of its meetings. Over the years, these have covered a variety of topics of interest to gesneriad and houseplant enthusiasts of all experience levels.
Below is a selection of past programs to give you an idea of what we do.
January 2019: "Collecting, Cultivating and Researching Old World Gesneriaceae" by Sadie Barber of the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
November 2018: "Growing Gesneriads Under Lights" by Paul Susi
April 2018: "Botanical Treasures of the Caribbean and Northern Andes" by Dr. John L. Clark
October 2017: "Hunting Gesneriads in Ecuador" with Jim Roberts and Andrew Norris
November 2016: "Think Outside the Box: Innovative Growing Techniques" by Karen Chichocki
November 2015: "Fun with Rhizomatous Gesneriads" by Dale Martens
September 2014: "Hunting for Gesneriads in China" by Gussie Farice, Paul Susi, and Carolyn Ripps