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Meeting November 9

49 members were present to listen to our speaker Colin Moat of PineView Plants whose talk was entitled ’50 greys of shade’. Colin’s colourful slide presentation highlighted his love of all shade loving plants and detailed his admitted ‘obsession’ with … Continue reading

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Meeting October 12

Margaret Easter “Autumn & Winter Gardening” Over 40 members turned out on a damp evening to listen to our guest speaker who has been a Harpenden resident for over 30 years and holds the National Plant Collections of Thymus, Hyssopus … Continue reading

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Meeting September 14

Speaker Jacqueline Aviolet “Hardy Geraniums-history and propagation“ At our first ‘live’ meeting after 18 months of Zoom talks we were pleased to welcome 46 members and guests who enjoyed an informative and humourous evening talk. Hardy geraniums are mostly pink, … Continue reading

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April 13 ZOOM Meeting

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March 9 ZOOM Meeting

Our second Talk of 2021 was presented by Simon White of Beales Roses in Norfolk who gave us his A-Z of Roses. Simon who has spent 40 years working for Beales certainly demonstrated his vast knowledge and passion for roses … Continue reading

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ZOOM Meeting 9 February 2021

Timothy Walker ‘Plants Borders & Gardens’ Timothy is an ‘old friend’ of the Society and has talked on many occasions and many subjects. He is a well known British Botanist and previous Director and horticultural Praefectus of the Oxford Botanical … Continue reading

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ZOOM Meeting 1st December

Our speaker was the return of Geoff Hodge an author of 8 gardening books including 5 for the RHS. His talk was entitled ‘Winter in the garden – beating the winter blues’ very apt for this time of year! Planning … Continue reading

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ZOOM Meeting 10 November 2020

‘Taking a Garden to Chelsea….Beneath a Mexican Sky’ We were delighted our guest speaker Manoj Malde was able to ‘ZOOM’ his presentation to around 50 members on Tuesday this week. Manoj started his talk explaining how his ancestry is Indian. … Continue reading

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ZOOM Talk 13 October 2020

Matthew Biggs ‘Dig for victory, was it successful?’ Our second Zoom evening was an informative look back to the second world war and how through hardship and necessity the people of Britain coped to feed themselves during the six years … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting 2020

This will be held prior to the November 10 Talk online via ZOOM at 7.45pm. All relevant information will be mailed electronically to all members in late October.

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