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The Chartered Institute of Horticulture

We are the professional voice for horticulture, uniting a growing profession

Your membership to the Chartered Institute of Horticulture gives you access to the only community in the industry with members from every aspect of horticulture. Membership gives you access to network with fellow horticultural professionals, attend technical and social gatherings, read our publications, and stand out amongst your colleagues as a member of a chartered organisation.

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For individuals at the height of their careers with significant experience and/or qualifications in the field.


Nominated by the board for their contribution to the industry.


For anyone with high level qualifications or extended experience in the industry.


For anyone with some industry experience and or higher education qualifications.


For anyone in further education studying horticulture.

Latest News

NGS launches their 4th annual Snowdrop Festival

The National Garden Scheme’s fourth annual Snowdrop Festival has over 92 snowdrop gardens open to everyone across England and Wales in February. George Plumptre, Chief Executive of The National Garden Scheme, says: “Over the last few years the National Garden Scheme’s...

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Dr David Robinson Memorial Lecture at Powerscourt 25.10.2018

Carol Marks, MCIHort, from Bord Bia introduces the Dr David Robinson Memorial Lecture at Powerscourt today (25.10.2018) Dr David Robinson (image left) was a North Irish horticultural scientist who made important contributions to the national and international fields...

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Upcoming Events

21 February 2019

Tree Health Seminar/Workshop 21st Feb 2019

Advance notice Tree health -Seminar / workshop Thursday 21st February 2019  hosted by Fingal...

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