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Herne Horticultural and Rose Society

The society’s Spring Show took place on March 17 at the Institute Hall, Herne. There were a good number of entries In all classes – flowers, vegetables, cookery, handicrafts and floral art. The flower exhibits contained a wonderful array of daffodil varieties, hyacinths, polyanthus and many more. The hall had a wonderful spring smell which heightened as the air got …

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HERNE HORTICULTURAL AND ROSE SOCIETY

THE society hosted a joint meeting with the Herne and Broomfield Allotment Society on Tuesday, February 24, at the Institute Hall in Herne. Our speaker (and HHRS chairman), Margaret Burns, has gained a wide knowledge of growing vegetables and gave a talk and slide display. This covered preparing the soil properly to eliminate weeds, preparing an ‘apple crumble’ texture to …

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HERNE HORTICULTURAL AND ROSE SOCIETY

FOR the society’s second meeting of 2015, our speaker was Philip Johnson of Johnson’s Sweet Peas, who gave a very informative and interesting talk and slide show on How to Grow and Show Sweet Peas. The Latin name for Sweet Peas is Lathyrus Odoratus, which means the scent which is so strong. Sweet peas are one of the most popular …

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Herne Horticultural and Rose Society

The first meeting of 2015 was held on January 20. The chairman, Margaret Burns, opened the meeting with notices for members and to confirm that the treasurer has again negotiated a 10% discount with a local nursery. Forthcoming events were confirmed. February 24, a joint meeting between this society and the Herne and Broomfield Allotment Society; April 21, An Evening …

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Herne Horticultural and Rose Society

THE first meeting of 2015 was held on January 20. The chairman, Margaret Burns, opened the meeting with notices for members and to confirm that our treasurer has again negotiated a 10 per cent discount with a local nursery. Forthcoming events were confirmed, February 24 we will be holding a joint meeting between our society and the Herne and Broomfield …

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Herne Horticultural and Rose Society

Contact: Margaret Burns 01227 369365 Following a late cancellation by the speaker Dan Pretlove, chairman Margaret Burns took the floor, firstly with an explanation regarding the speaker, then taking the opportunity to speak about items that were of concern and those that were coming up in the near future such as the visit to Quex Park, plant sale and what …

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