Press Release 2016



Press Conference 1 June 2015

We are once again delighted to collaborate with The National Initiative for Agricultural Development and very much grateful to our patron His Majesty King Hamad Bin Essa  Al Khalifa for his never ending support.

As we move forward after 50 glorious years we are ambitious to set up a training centre for career base qualification and vocational training in horticulture. Encourage amateur gardeners to turn their hobby into micro businesses in horticulture.

2016 show is sure to inspire all keen gardeners as well as those who are eager to know about gardening. It will include old favorites as well as new, emphasizing more on youth participation. The lineup includes an impressive list such as:

 ·         Environmentally friendly gardens, next year is for boundary garden of Commercial Establishments.

·         New addition to the photography is the professional category for more participation.

·         Dozens of demos will be hosted each day based on 2016 Theme.

·         City Living – inspirations for small space gardening with containers exclusively created by our youth.

·         Hands-on-fun Corner: Children’s and parents fun activity area.

 Other highlights

·         At our Garden Café: Take a seat and learn a new recipe while you have a cup of tea/coffee and sample a variety of snacks

·         A Floral bouquet: Let the experts create a floral design for you to take home or choose from the selections on display.

·         Our historical book is on sale, which will also be available at the show.

·         Competition guide will be available early this year, please visit our website for the latest updates.

For a complete schedule please visit our website and click Annual Garden Show 2016

About Bahrain Garden Club, a relatively small but extremely active club which enjoys a multi-national membership.  We have our own spacious premises in Juffair, with Library, Lecture Hall and video facilities, which enable us to provide a wide range of subjects of horticultural interest, and a pleasant garden for members to enjoy, to learn more and join the club visit, or Call/Fax us at  17727625  -  E-mail:

Engr. Zahra A.Malik

BGC Chairperson

THE BGC is Affiliated to The Royal Horticultural Society - UK since 1966