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News and events

>> Find out about the New Year Plant Hunt here

>> To help you identify Snowdrops, try this ID key from Mick Crawley

>> The 2016 rounds of Training and Research Grants is now open. Read more...

>> Sign up for a Field Identification Skills Test

>> You can now book for the Summer Meeting in Cumbria

>> Keen photographers might like to help with our robot training exercise, where we need 40+ shots of each species in flower so computers can practice on the British flora in preparation for tackling the rest of the world’s. Read more...

BSBI Atlas 2020

Recording for Atlas 2020 has now begun in earnest. See our dedicated Atlas page for details, information for recorders and how to get involved.

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Registered address

Botanical Society of Britain & Ireland, 57 Walton Road, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS11 9TA

The Botanical Society of Britain & Ireland (known as BSBI) is a charity registered in England and Wales (1152954)

  • For general enquiries, the network officer is Alex Lockton
  • For membership enquiries and changes of address, the membership secretary is Gwynn Ellis
  • For enquiries about business matters and subscription direct debits, the admin officer is Clive Lovatt
  • For questions about scientific research, contact Kevin Walker
  • For publicity and outreach, contact Louise Marsh

Donations & legacies

The BSBI is the leading society in Britain & Ireland for the study of plant distribution and taxonomy. Please spare a moment to consider joining and participating in the community of botanical research and study. Follow this link for details of how to join and the benefits of membership.