Gardeners are always looking for small trees and there are many varieties of sorbus that fill that role
Althaea cannabina dances onto our list at Number 27.
I imagine that most of our members have at least one rose in their gardens . . .
The genus Clematis had quite a few votes but which one made it onto the list?
The countdown’s underway with Number 30.
In the town of Shaftesbury something amazing happens each year in February.
Taking a slight detour to see the snowdrops at Welford Park in Berkshire.
Four Kent Group snowdrop enthusiasts set off westwards for the Shaftesbury Snowdrop Festival Study, Sale and Social Day and on the way . . . .
It was a very jolly meeting last Sunday. There was a really lovely friendly atmosphere with lots of members doing what they enjoy doing most – talking about plants.
Last Saturday, a large group of members escaped the hustle and bustle of Canterbury and went on a private tour of the Cathedral Gardens.
We only went to make the tea – but ended up doing so much more.
All the elements of an HPS event were there: a super speaker, a really good plant sale, an interesting display, a delicious tea and the added bonus of the Seedling Swap.