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Hereford and Mid Wales

About the Group

The group meets at two venues, Pembridge Village Hall, near Leominster (map) or Glasbury Village Hall (map) 

Contact
Jane Barton
t. 01531 636120
e. hereford@hardy-plant.org.uk

2017 Programme
All meetings commence at 2-00pm unless otherwise stated.

14th January, 2017
Glasbury Hall 
Members Meeting
Social Event
11th February, 2017
Pembridge Hall 
Robin Pearce
Exciting new dahlias for your garden
11th March, 2017
Glasbury Hall
AGM at 1pm. 
Speaker at 2.00 p.m. 
Paul Green
Unusual plant recipes for container
8th April, 2017
Pembridge Hall 
Marion Stainton
‘For the love of blue poppies’
6th June, 2017
Garden Visit to Newport House, Almeley at 2.30pm
Entry: inc. tea & cake £10.00 per person
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
4th July, 2017
Garden Visit to Birtsmorton Court at 2 p.m.
Entry inc. tea & cake £9.00 per person
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
27th July, 2017
Garden Visit to Pool Cottage, Goodrich at 2.30pm.
Entry inc. tea & cake £7.00 per person
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
August, 2017 
NO MEETING
9th September, 2017
Glasbury Hall 
Hugh Thomas (head gardener Little Malvern Court)
‘What visitors look for’
14th October, 2017
Pembridge Hall 
Chris Whitelock
Understanding soils and fertilizers
11th November, 2017
Glasbury Hall 
Bill Laws
Artists gardens from Monet to Hepworth & Heron
December, 2017  
NO MEETING

2018 Programme

13th January, 2018
Pembridge Hall 
Tamsin Westhorpe
Plant & gardening techniques of Spring
10th February, 2018
Glasbury Hall 
Christine Ffoulkes Jones
Spring Bulbs & Perennials

2016 Programme

9th January, 2016 Glasbury Hall at 2.00pm
“Wild about Perennials”
Noel Kingsbury

13th February, 2016 Pembridge Hall at 2.00 p.m.
“Marianne North: Victorian Plant Hunter & Botanical Artist”
Geoff North
Victorian plant collector and botanical artist whose work is displayed in a gallery at Kew. She sounds an extremely interesting character (if you have a computer, look her up online)

12th March, 2016 Pembridge Hall, AGM at 1pm. Then at 2.00 p.m.
“First Impressions: Second Thoughts”
Bob Brown

9th April, 2016 Glasbury Hall at 2.00 p.m.
“Shades of Green”
Sue Russell

Tuesday 24th May, 2016 *Garden Visit
Bryan’s Ground & Broadheath
Further details & Booking Form with the Spring Newsletter

Wednesday 15th June, 2016 *Garden Visit
Perrycroft, Colwall
Further details and Booking Form with the Spring Newsletter

Tuesday 5th July, 2016 
VISIT BY COACH TO John Massey’s Garden, Ashwood Nurseries
*BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Further details and Booking Form with the Spring Newsletter

10th September, 2016 Glasbury Hall at 2.00 p.m.
“Bulbs through the Year”
Jim Almond

8th October, 2016 Weobley HALL at 2.00 p.m.
“SUCCESSIONAL PLANTING IN THE MIXED BORDER”
FERGUS GARRETT
PRICE FOR VISITORS: £5.00

12th November, 2016 Pembridge Hall at 2.00 p.m.
“Daisy Days”
Helen Picton

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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