Pulmonaria 'Mrs Kittle'
About the Group
The Group was formed in 1992 and it has grown steadily since then. We now have members from several countries. The aims of the Pulmonaria Group include:
keeping our members supplied with relevant information on pulmonarias both in this country and abroad;
providing opportunities to acquire pulmonarias, which may not be readily available;
sharing our knowledge and experiences of growing pulmonarias.
Each year we aim to hold a Pulmonaria Day, which incorporates our AGM. This usually takes place in April. The venue changes each year in order to try and cater for members from most parts of the UK. Whenever possible, we try to invite members from the local HPS Group of the area to participate in our Pulmonaria Days.
Pulmonaria Day 2018
The 2018 Pulmonaria Group AGM and meeting will take place on April 14th at Winterbourne Earls Village hall near Salisbury, Wiltshire.
The morning will follow the usual pattern of plant Sales, AGM and a talk by Bob Brown entitled ‘Payback time, life beyond lungwort’.
This sounds like a controversial talk, which we have come to expect from Bob. In the afternoon we will be visiting the garden of our Chairman, Lyn Miles, who has nice range of named Pulmonarias with also many interesting seedlings. We will also visit the attractive garden of member Karen Robertson who lives close to Lyn.
Visitors and non HPS members are very welcome.
Download a booking form here
An annual subscription fee is charged for membership of the Pulmonaria Group. The current rates are:
UK Members: £6.00 for single membership, £7.50 for two members at the same address
Overseas Members: £8 for members wishing to receive a paper copy of the Newsletter or £5 for those willing to have newsletters sent electronically
In addition, as the Pulmonaria Group is registered with the Hardy Plant Society, our members are required to belong to the national HPS.
UK Members pay their subscriptions directly to the Group’s Membership Secretary.
Overseas members send their group subs together with their national subs to the HPS Administrator.
Members receive two copies of the Group Newsletter per year - one in the spring and one in the autumn.
We usually ask for contributions towards the cost of our Pulmonaria Days and group members are given reduced rates.
If you’d like to join us and live in the UK, please download the application form Word Document or pdf File fill it in and post to the address on the form. Don’t forget to send a cheque payable to The Pulmonaria Group
NB: Your membership details will be filed on computer and kept as hand-written records solely for the administration purposes of the Group. If you object to this please contact the Hon. Secretary.
For more information about the Pulmonaria Group please contact:
Barry Street on 01494 713476 or email firstname.lastname@example.org