Diana Levett, a member of the NCCPG
and a good friend of Noreen, said: "Students will recall her appearance for lessons, laden down with an overflowing trug of study notes, plus bags of plant material for identification and the preparation of cuttings.
Send cheques (payable to NCCPG
Warks) and SAE to H M Barnes, 18 Maynards Avenue, Warwick CV34 4PU.
Tickets cost pounds 6 - send cheque (payable to NCCPG
Warks) and SAE to: HM Barnes, 18 Maynards Avenue, Warwick CV34 4PU.
25 P&P from Joanna Jones, NCCPG
, The Stable Courtyard, Wisley Garden, Woking GU23 6QP.
This annual event, in conjunction with the NCCPG
attracts a large number of specialist nurseries to attend and so the range of plants is always extensive.
At about this time scientific collections of plants were being set up under the NCCPG
(now Garden Heritage) charity.
RHS Gardens Harlow Carr near Harrogate are hosting the event, in association with NCCPG
this year and, if you want to find something unusual for your 2009 garden, this is a great opportunity.
A date for your diaries at RHS Garden Harlow Carr - September 7 - an NCCPG
Autumn Plant Fair that should not be missed.
NEARLY 20 years ago I was the secretary of the Yorkshire branch of the NCCPG
National Collections of Corylus are held at Brogdale Trust, Faversham, Kent, 01795 535286, www.
There are two NCCPG
national collections to visit: Savill and Valley Gardens, Windsor Great Park (www.