HPS at the RHS Shows

With exhibitors at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show finally learning the results of the judging, Annie Godfrey of Daisy Roots Nursery, a Herts HPS ex-Chairman and long standing member, won a Silver Gilt for her vibrant exhibit of drought tolerant plants.  You can watch a short video from the BBC, of Annie being interviewed byContinue reading “HPS at the RHS Shows”

Open Garden in Letchworth, Renata Hume, HHPS and NGS

One of our Herts HPS members, Renata Hume, is opening her garden for the NGS this weekend. This is a gem of a garden, designed as a sequence of spaces dotted with ancient fruit trees and comprehensively planted with unusual perennials providing lots of spring colour.  There is sense of intimacy throughout, enhanced by charmingContinue reading “Open Garden in Letchworth, Renata Hume, HHPS and NGS”

Member featured in Homes & Gardens Magazine

Herts HPS member Adriaan de Baat’s garden appears in this month’s Homes and Gardens Magazine, in a double page feature entitled ‘Design Secrets’ with photographs by Marianne Majerus (http://www.mariannemajerus.com), Marianne was winner of the prestigious competition International Garden Photographer Of The Year 2010, you can see her winning entry here: http://www.igpoty.com/competition03/winners.asp?parent=winners.

HHPS Twitter Account

To keep up with the times, the Herts HPS Group now has a Twitter account, linked to this website. I believe we are the first and only HPS group (including National HPS) to have a Twitter account, a world first no less. By having a Twitter account, a wider audience of readers might find andContinue reading “HHPS Twitter Account”