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The Hardy Plant Index

2015: Year of the Sunflower Irene Tibbenham
60th Anniversary Open Gardens celebration
The 80th anniversary of Barnhaven Primroses Jodie Mitchell
Aconitum - the dark side Rachel Raywood
Adopting Orphans Alex Pankhurst
Adventures with seed -the story of a novice Pauline Cooper
Asclepias syriaca revisited John Silk
Aster novi-belgii Paul Picton
The Best Plants for Pots Bob Brown
The Beth Chatto Gardens Sally-Ann Turner
Beth Chatto OBE VMH
The Beth Chatto Symposium: Ecological planting in the 21st century Colin Skelly
Better borders Bob Brown
Better late than never Duncan Skene
Black frosts and green shoots Chloris
Book review Tony Ewin
Book review
Book Review
Book review (Peonies by Gail Harland) Billy Carruthers
Book Reviews Janet Beakes and Sue Dockerill
Book Reviews Rosemary FitzGerald
Botanising in the Spanish Pyrenees Jamie Todd
Bountiful biennials Derry Watkins
Bracken in the Garden Martin Spray
Brief encounters with a few shady characters Peter Williams
Brought to Book Alex Pankhurst
Can the Benefits of Using Soil Microbes be Seen? David Way
Candy Carrot, Spignel and Matthiasella Tim Ingram
A case study for ecological plantings in public gardens Chris Flynn
Chelsea 2009 Sandra Hartley
Chelsea 2017 Mick Dunstan
Chelsea Preview Mick Dunstan
Choosing the best plants Bob Brown
Chop it Down?? Souren Ala
Christmas cards with a garden theme John McCormack
Christmas trees for high summer Kevin Line
The chrysanthemum collection in the National Botanical Garden of Iran Ziba Jamzad, Adel Jalili & Mohammad Reza Shafiei
Clematis for year-round interest Mike Millington
Clematis in Mediterranean and Temperate Zones - drought, myth & facts Mary Toomey
Clematis rehderiana Penelope Hellyer
Comments on an open garden Peter Williams
Crack Addicts Alex Pankhurst
Curiouser and curiouser Heather Russell
Curiouser and curiouser, said Alice Janet Sleep
A cuttings garden Teresa Farnham
David Barker Sally-Ann Turner
Desert island plants Val Bourne
Design? What design? Heather Booker
Dolomitic delights Peter Regan
Downy mildew - the new killer disease of Aquilegia Carrie Thomas
Dreaming of moccasins and slippers Gill Regan
Echoes of Historic Japanese Gardens Ana Oliveira
End Piece Louise Beebe Wilder
End piece Penelope Hellyer
Epimedium: an exciting evolution Colin Moat
Euphorbias in the garden - good doers in different conditions and situations Don Witton
Experiments with Echinacea Rob Cole
The exploitation of hardy plants in Nepal Kamal Adhikari
Eyeful or awful Judy Harry
Family relations Tim Ingram
A few things you might not know about the Greenhouse Effect & Global Warming Derek Cooper
Fine supporting case Alex Pankhurst
A flower and butterfly trip to Eastern Turkey Ruth Baumberg
A flower and butterfly trip to the Alpes Maritimes in southern France Ruth Baumberg
Flower Hunters Book review
Flowers fit for a Dalai Lama Chris Chadwell
Flowers fit for a Dalai Lama Chris Chadwell
Folly Farm Ann Williams
A formal garden Anthony Ewin
Founders and Descendants: 60 Years On, the People Who Made the Hardy Plant Society Pamela Clark
French connection Margaret Brown
French connection Margaret Brown
From Russia with passion Sergey Kalyakin
From Russia with...flowers Jeffrey Bryce
From Sussex to Como Penelope S Hellyer
From the Archive: Invasion by Tigers Frances M. Birkett
The fruits of our labours Janet Sleep
Full Frontal Fern Alder
A Garden in East Kent Jeremy Spon
Garden Pests Chloris
Gardener's bookshelf Tim Ingram
A Gardener's Guide to Native Plants of Britain and Ireland Twink Addison
Gardeners in training William Stanger
Gardening by the moon Liz Ware & Fern Alder
Gardening from seed - a personal story Barbara Matthewman
Gardening is easy Gill Heavens
A gardening life - learning from the wild Gill Regan
Gardening on heavy clay Keith & Lorna Ferguson
Gathering gardener's knowledge Noel Kingsbury
George Parker Judy Harry
Geraniums - a personal appraisal Ursula Williams
A gesture against the wild? Martin Spray
Getting the measure of snowdrops Tim Ingram
Getting to know erodiums John Beaulieu
Geum Book review
Gladiolus, Kniphofia etc. Colin Moat
A Gold-Medal park Mick Dunstan
A good little earner - Generous gardeners – and plants! Rosemary Lindsay
The good, the bad and the unknown – tales from the HPS Conservation Scheme Jan Vaughan
Growing Ferns from Spores Sue Dockerill
Growing half-hardy plants - a post-February 2009 update Rob Senior
Growing old with my garden Jean Gommersall
A guide to basic lily growing Harris Howland
Guilt in the garden Gill Heavens
Guilty as Charged Judy Harry
Gwladys Tonge Jean Sambrook
Hardiness - an update Bob Brown
Hardy border chrysanthemums Barrie Machin
Hardy foliage for 'tropical effect' Bob Brown
A helianthus by any other name - full circle Helen Mount
Heucheras - their cultivation and use Gareth Batts
A high-wire Act Judy Harry
‘The Hills Are Alive...’ (with perennial meadows) Souren Ala
Honour of Russia Sergey Kalyakin
How many ways to kill a plant? Alex Pankhurst
How plants work Gail Summerfield
How plants work - flowers Gail Summerfield
How Plants Work - Seeds and Fruits Gail Summerfield
How plants work - stems Gail Summerfield
How plants work part 2 - roots Gail Summerfield
How we made our garden Peter Hart
How will climate change affect our gardens, and what can we do? Timothy Riggs
The HPS Advisory Service
HPS Champion – Sandra Hartley Cathy Rollinson
The HPS Horticultural Advisory Service
The HPS Horticultural Advisory Service Emma Reece
The HPS Horticultural Advisory Service
The HPS Horticultural Advisory Service
HPS Photographic Competition 2017 Brian Hackett
HPS Photography Competition 2012 Trevor Walton
Hurray for seed donors! Pauline Cooper, Seed Distribution Coordinator
Idle Thoughts in Autumn Rain Martin Spray
In praise of Descampsia flexuosa Souren Ala
In pursuit of new plants - the driving force behind Hillier Nurseries Kevin Hobbes
In search of the blue poppy - a botanical trip to Sikkim Ruth Baumberg
In support of bees Helen Mount
In support of salvias Steve Hickman
In the front line Judy Harry
In the pink with orange Lesley Kant Cunneen
Incarceration, Liberation and Sex Change in Arisaema Peter Williams
Incidents without colour Martin Spray
Insects and Gardens Book review
Is your garden buzzing? Tim Riggs
It seems to me Anthea Sokell
It seems to me... Alex Pankhurst
It seems to me... Joan Cooper
It seems to me... Paul McBride
Jean Harris Judy Harry
The Kenneth Black Bursary Scheme Anna Peacock
Land of the llamas - north-west Argentina Lorna and Keith Ferguson
The learning curve Val Bourne
The Learning Curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The Learning Curve Val Bourne
The Learning Curve Val Bourne
The learning curve Val Bourne
The Learning Curve Val Bourne
Learning curve Autumn 2009 Val Bourne
The learning curve Ferns and gender Val Bourne
Learning curve Spring 2010 Val Bourne
Lessons from India Richard Holman
Lessons learned from a sunny little patch Souren Ala
Lessons my garden has taught me Derry Watkins
A life among plants Judy Harry
Lillies through the season in a Cotswold garden Patrick Bucknell
A little ridiculous Martin Spray
Living walls Irene Tibbenham
Living with drought Janet Sleep
Lois Scott and Dr Dilys K Davies
Looking at Plants by the Sea Ruth Baumberg
Looking back, and forwards Gwladys Tonge
Looking forwards by looking back! Heather Booker
Loose and woodsy! Walt Bubelis
The lure of the new Derry Watkins
Mad dogs and pixie cups Martin & Rowan Spray
Malta - scrubland or botanical paradise Penelope S Hellyer
Meditations on gardening failure Andrew Lawes
Megaherbs Martin Wilkie
Members' gardens, open to celebrate!
The Mojave: a desert for flower and film lovers James Fitzmaurice with Gwyn and David Sivertsen
More questions and answers from the HPS Advisory Service Emma Reece
A Moving Experience Judy Harry
Mukdenia Aileen Stocks
My 'Dream Garden' Heather Russell
Na Liosan Stuart Oakley
Narcissus ‘Weardale Perfection’ – a tale of discovery, loss and resurrection Peter Williams
Native plants in New York City parks and botanic gardens Ellen O’Connell
New Ambassadors spread the word Geoff Hodge
The new Centenary Border at the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens David Jewell
New knowledge, new language David Way
New series double auriculas Graeme P Butler
No Trouble Alex Pankhurst
North American woodlanders Keith Ferguson
Not losing the plot Gordon James
Nurturenature: Growing a Healing Garden Helena Davies
Of weeds, winds, water and wildlife Judy Harry
The old ones are the best Janet Sleep
On the road in search of lilies Alan Mirchell
Orchids to grow in your garden Jeff Hutchings
Organic gardening - is it for you? Heather Booker, Corrine Layton, Chris Strachan, Bob Brown & Sue Lander
Our Favourite Plants for Brightening up Summer Shade Shade and Woodland Plants Group committee members
Our Scottish weekend Various members
Over the garden wall - part 2 Mick Dunstan
Over the garden wall in Worcestershire Mick Dunstan
Patagonian plants we grow in Britain Keith and Lorna Ferguson
Pauline Cooper Anita Chapman
Phormium phun Paul Ingleton
Photographic competition 2013 Trevor Walton
Photographic competition 2014 Brian Hackett
Photographic competition 2015 Brian Hackett
Photographic Competition 2016 Brian Hackett
Photographic competition 2019 Matthias Dejaegher
Plant collector or garden designer? Adrian Bloom
Planting Bulbs for Colour Next Year Rob Cole
Planting in dry shade Sue Catchpole
Plants, people and places Roy Lancaster
Plants that deserve a wider audience Val Bourne
Plantsman in the 21st Century Tim Ingram
The plateau of orchids Gordon James
Pleasant Surprises Janet Sleep
The pleasure and pain of an open garden Gill Heavens
Plumping up the borders Derry Watkins
Prairie environments in the American Midwest Emily Blackmore
Present-day hardy planters of note – Ken Hall’s nerines Helen Mount
President Perspective - Plants, People, Places Roy Lancaster
President's perspective - plants, people, places Roy Lancaster
Propagating stonecrops for creative planting Kevin Line
Public space Kelly Baldry
Pulmonarias Margaret Stone
Pursuing Passion Flowers Rebecca Hilgenhof
Raising New Plants Gerry Parker
Rare and safe Ruth Sands
A Recognised Name - at last! Helen Mount
Rented space Kelly Baldry
Review: "Ferns" Neil Timm
Review: "My Life with Plants" Judy Harry
Review: "The Living Jigsaw" Timothy Riggs
Rhododendrons - unloved and dangerous Peter Williams
Room with a view David Jewell
Rooting cuttings by hydroponics Patrick Bucknell
A roots-up approach to understanding perennials Noel Kingsbury
Roscoea Raspberry Ripple Brian Mathew VMH
A rose helianthus by any other name Helen Mount
Saved by microclimates Andrew Lawes
Scottish Highland meadow Tony Schilling
The seed receivers' apprentice Sue Bosson
Self-seeders, love them or hate them? Gill Regan
Serendipity in Peonies John Hudson & Judy Templar
The show must go on Emma Seniuk
Showing off the Hardy Plant Society
Small, but beautifully planted Teresa Farnham
Small gardens and shade Bob Brown
Social climbing Lesley Kant Cunneen
Some artistic thoughts gleaned from the gentle art of gardening Martin Spray
Some good new plants Bob Brown
Some Hardy Plants Growing in Arctic Sweden Ruth Baumbergs
Some lessons learned Roger Stuckley et. al.
Space to Plan and Plant Barbara Ferrari
Spiralling Into Oblivion - Fibonacci & Plants Derek Cooper
St Andrews Botanic Garden Bob Mitchell
Stars, showgirls and the chorus line Janet Sleep
Starting (almost) from scratch Helen Mount
Stop Press! Reprieve for a ‘Bad’ Conservation Plant? Jan Vaughan
Success with Tom Mitchell's seed Barry McWilliam
Taking time to smell the roses Heather Russell
A tale of two gardens Gill Heavens
A tale of two gardens - Lincoln to Lauzerte Margaret Brown
Telling tales Judy Harry
There's more to hydrangeas that I'd thought Shelagh Newman
Thief in the night Judy Harry
Through our French Window Gordon James
Throw open the gates Steve Bustin
Trautvetteria, a confused and littleknown genus Keith Ferguson
Travelling for plants in the Pacific Northwest Keith Ferguson and Lorna Ferguson
Travelling in Argentina and Chile Keith Ferguson and Lorna Ferguson
Trends, shoots and leaves Judy Harry
Try something different from down under Jeremy Spon
Two gardens for plantlovers Jill Whitehead
Two Thugs and a Suicidal Swan Peter Williams
Under the Apples Tim Ingram
The unnatural gardener Peter Williams
Up close and personal Lesley Kant Cunneen
Vertical ground cover Anita Chapman
What is a Garden? Bob Brown
Whose garden is it anyway? Alex Pankhurst
A Wild Anger (About the Exploitation of Peat Resources by Gardeners) Rosemary FitzGerald
Winners and Losers Keith and Lorna Ferguson
Winter tapestry Andrew Lawes
The wonders of New Zealand flora William Stanger
World without torture Dori Miller

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