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Given the traffic gridlock in Harpenden caused by the closure of the M1 motorway and further problems in the High Street, a surprising number of members and guests made it albeit a little later than normal to enjoy our guest … Continue reading
The Society is indebted to Chris Thorne of Aylett Nurseries for stepping in as our guest speaker at the very last minute as our scheduled speaker unfortunately had to cancel at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances. Chris, the Retail … Continue reading
Paul Green of Greens Leaves Nursery in Gloucestershire was our guest speaker at the first meeting in our autumn series of talks at Roundwood Park School. The nursery set up in 1994 specialises in rare and unusual plants sourced from … Continue reading
Congratulations to Anne Godfrey of Daisy Roots Nursery our speaker in February on winning her first GOLD MEDAL at the 2017 Chelsea Flower Show.
Our guest speaker, Anne Luder the recently retired Lecturer from Capel Manor College delivered an interesting talk with slides on Capel’s show winning gardens over the 30 years of her involvement at Capel Manor. Many of the show gardens at … Continue reading
On a fine spring evening over 80 members and guests welcomed a return visit by Colin Ward and his wife Karen from Swines Meadow Farm Nursery. They brought with them a very large selection of healthy plants ideally suited for … Continue reading