Bob Brown | Group Meeting on Feb 7th

Bob Brown delivered an excellent talk at last Saturday’s meeting (7th February), giving the Herts Group the benefit of his lifetime’s experience as a nurseryman.  The subject was New Garden-Worthy Plants, and members will have recognised many of the featured plants as new introductions from the past ten years or so.  Particular recommendations from BobContinue reading “Bob Brown | Group Meeting on Feb 7th”

Member Open Gardens 2015

Many members have garden openings this year, which are described below along with a table of opening dates and times at the bottom of the page. Correction: The Tomson’s are opening one week earlier on May 10th, rather than May 17th, Two members are opening their gardens for the Herts HPS group exclusively in 2015:Continue reading “Member Open Gardens 2015”

Issue 53 | Spring 2015 Newsletter

The new edition of the HHPS newsletter is now available to read and download on the site, particularly for those members who opted to receive the newsletter electronically.  This edition contains a wealth of articles on winter and spring colour in the garden, everything from snowdrops and hellebores to scented winter-flowering shrubs and the exuberant élanContinue reading “Issue 53 | Spring 2015 Newsletter”

Meeting Reminder: 7th February, Bob Brown

Our next group meeting takes place this Saturday at 2pm when our speaker will be nurseryman Bob Brown. Bob Brown – ‘New Garden Worthy Plants’ Bob Brown is well known for his strong opinions on matters horticultural. He famously gives plants in his catalogue marks out of 10, based on how they have performed at hisContinue reading “Meeting Reminder: 7th February, Bob Brown”