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The Friends of Ness Gardens have been running an annual programme of talks since 1971. 
Today, these fascinating lectures, delivered by a diverse range of guest lecturers also include talks organised by partner organisations like the The Rhododendron, Camellia & Magnolia Group of the Royal Horticultural Society and the Chartered Institute of Horticulture.
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A Vision of Eden

Sunday 14 September 2.30-4pm

Three gardens created in the subtropical climate of Madeira.

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Liverpool Botanic Gardens

Sunday 5 October 2.30-4pm

The history of Liverpool Botanic Gardens, is full of amazing highs and lows

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History of the Rose Garden

Sunday 26 October 2-4.30pm

Roses have been grown since at least 500 BC in Persia, and China