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‘The Origin of Ireland’s Trees” presented by Dr. Colin Kelleher


Free of charge


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


The John F. Kennedy Arboretum

Treescape at JFK Arboretum

Join Dr Colin Kelleher at the JFK Arboretum for an indoor presentation in understanding where Irish trees have come from with a focus on genetic evidence from the Iberian peninsula.

As keeper of the National Herbarium at the NBG Glasnevin, Colin’s work involves the management of dried specimens, research on the genetics of plants, & most recently the development of a national seed bank.

Booking essential contact or phone 046-9423490

Venue: JFK Arboretum Visitor Centre

Time 12:00-1pm

*Free Talk*

Did anything survive the last glaciation in Ireland and if not, where have all our trees come from?


New Ross
Co. Wexford
Y34 KA48


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Located 12 km south of New Ross (off R733)

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