Join us at Hole Park

Join us at Hole Park

Snowdrop and Winter Plant Fair Hole Park, Rolvenden TN17 4JA Sunday 11 February 2018, 11am to 3pm Plant Fairs Roadshow have organized this event again this year and we are having a stall (more…)
Canter at the Cathedral

Canter at the Cathedral

Last Saturday, a large group of members escaped the hustle and bustle of Canterbury and went on a private tour of the Cathedral Gardens. (more…)

We only went to make the tea!

We only went to make the tea!

We only went to make the tea – but ended up doing so much more. The Woodland and Shade Group held their AGM in Harrietsham last weekend. When they arranged the event (more…)
Amazing April Meeting

Amazing April Meeting

An excellent meeting last Sunday meant that we finished our season on a high note. 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. (more…)
Mega March Meeting

Mega March Meeting

Our March meeting was MEGA! We asked you to come and join us to celebrate the spring. And come you did, and celebrate we did! There were plants everywhere (more…)
Farewell Fair Maids of February

Farewell Fair Maids of February

Many, many welcomes,
February fair-maid,
Ever as of old time,
Solitary firstling,
Coming in the cold time,
Prophet of the gay time,
Prophet of the May time,
Prophet of the roses,
Many, many welcomes,
February fair-maid!

The Snowdrop by Alfred, Lord Tennyson (more…)

February frolics

February frolics

frolic – A playful and lively movement or activity, from Dutch vrolijk ‘merry, cheerful’. There was standing room only at our February meeting at Lower Hardres on Sunday (more…)
Lovely friends and more snowdrops

Lovely friends and more snowdrops

We are lucky enough to have friends living near Cambridge who we went to visit last week. They entertained us royally and gave me the opportunity to visit the wonderful winter garden at Anglesey Abbey, which is also famous for it’s snowdrops. Plants all day and good food and company all evening! What more could one want? (more…)