Anna Pavord talk Saturday 7th October

Welcome to the Hertfordshire Hardy Plant Society 2017-2018 season of talks. We have both favourite and new speakers lined up for you and a wide variety of subjects. We begin our year on 7th October by welcoming the renowned writer Anna Pavord who will be speaking on the subject of “Perfect Partners” (of the plant variety ofContinue reading “Anna Pavord talk Saturday 7th October”

Celebrity Lecture: Anna Pavord 7th October

The new season of talks is nearly upon us and we begin on Saturday 7th October at 2pm with a lecture given by the celebrated author Anna Pavord entitled “Perfect Partners”. If you would like to bring a visitor to this event and wish to reserve a ticket please email Alison King on alimarking@hotmail.com.  ThereContinue reading “Celebrity Lecture: Anna Pavord 7th October”

Members’ garden open for charity

Heather and Peter Osborne’s garden is open, with their neighbours at number 30, this coming Sunday 3rd September for the NGS. 20, St Stephens Avenue, St Albans, AL3 4AD, 2 – 5.30pm, combined admission £5, home made cakes and teas. NB Heather and Peter‘s garden is profiled on pages 53 – 55 of this week’s ‘AmateurContinue reading “Members’ garden open for charity”

Parking at Reveley Lodge

We are looking forward to welcoming lots of HHPS members, family and friends to our 60th Anniversary Party, celebrating the founding of the Hardy Plant Society, next Sunday the 20th August at Reveley Lodge, 88 Elstree Road, Bushey Heath, WD23 4GL. From the A41 take the A411 signed Bushey and Harrow. At the mini roundaboutContinue reading “Parking at Reveley Lodge”

Hardy Plant Society 60th Anniversary Celebration – it’s not too late to join us!

Reveley Lodge Bushey Heath WD23 4GL Sunday 20 August, 2pm to 5pm.  RSVP to Irene: jorene.cowan@gmail.com  Tel: 01727 864644 We are very privileged to be able to use this venue for our party. The Vintage Tea Room is at our disposal as is the ground floor of the house. Even the stable block has been rejuvenated.Continue reading “Hardy Plant Society 60th Anniversary Celebration – it’s not too late to join us!”

Garden Party to celebrate the 60th Diamond Jubilee of the Hardy Plant Society – RSVP please!

Sunday 20th August 2017  2pm to 5pm at Reveley Lodge Bushey Heath WD23 4GL If you have not yet replied to your invitation, the Committee would love to hear from you by Sunday 30th July. E-mail: jorene.cowan@gmail.com              Tel: 01727 864644

NGS Garden Opening – Sunday 30th July

HHPS members, Adrian and Clare de Baat will be opening their garden in Welwyn Garden City on behalf of the National Garden Scheme on Sunday afternoon, 30th July. As you may recall, Adrian will be giving a talk at our November meeting based on their late summer Piet Oudolf inspired garden. Address: 35 Digswell Road,Continue reading “NGS Garden Opening – Sunday 30th July”

Open Garden on Sunday 30th July

Heather and Peter Osborne’s garden will be open on Sunday 30th July as part of the HPS 60th Anniversary Open Gardens for charity scheme. Address: 20 St Stephens Avenue, St Albans, AL3 4AD Time: 2-5pm, Admission: £3.50, children free Teas and home made cakes, WC Proceeds to ‘Youth Talk’ charity, which provides free confidential counselling andContinue reading “Open Garden on Sunday 30th July”