Royal Horticultural Society of Ireland

Cumann Ríoga Gairneoireach na hÉireann

RHSI, Laurelmere, Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Now that Spring is here at last check out forthcoming events and the benefits of RHSI membership. For the most current information follow us on social media (links above) and subscribe to the email newsletter.

Gardening is a hobby that spans generations. From schoolchild to grandparent, love of growing is a common link. The RHSI has been promoting the knowledge, skill and practice of horticulture, arboriculture and floral art in Ireland for more than 200 years.

Become a Member

Free days out at Partner Gardens, priority booking and discounted tickets to events, great Journal, and free gardening advice.

RHSI Garden Russborough

Visit the walled garden or better still come along and work as a volunteer with fellow gardening enthusiasts.


The RHSI holds regular events of interest to gardeners, both active and aspiriational. Keep up to date by subscribing to our email newsletter.



Forthcoming Events

RHSI members have priority booking privileges but many events are also open to other interested gardeners.

Book now for the upcoming practical workshops at Russborough on PRUNING 24 March and on GARDEN DESIGN 14 April.

Tel: +353 1  4937 154 or


Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

Saturday 24 March, 2018

Lecture – Airfield: a work in progress

Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Garden Design Workshop

Saturday 14 April, 2018

Airfield Estate Gardens

Ballymaloe Cookery School

Ballyrobert Gardens

Bantry House and Garden

Bellefield House

Benvarden Garden

Birr Castle Garden

Blarney Castle and Gardens

Burtown House and Gardens

Colclough Walled Garden

Coolaught Walled Garden

Festina Lente

Gash Gardens

Glebe Gardens

Glenavon Japanese Garden

June Blake’s Garden, Blessington

Kilfane Glen and Waterfall

Killruddery House and Gardens

Kilmokea Country Manor and Gardens

Kylemore Abbey Victorian Walled Garden

Lodge Park Walled Garden

Loughcrew Gardens

Mount Usher Gardens

Newtownbarry House and Garden

Oakfield Park Gardens

Old Deanery Garden

Rothe House Museum and Garden

Salthill Garden

Seaforde Gardens

Strokestown Park Gardens

Terra Nova Gardens

The Bay Garden

The Dower House

Tullynally Castle Gardens

Tyrrelstown House Garden

Victorian Working Garden at Fota House

Woodville Walled Garden