Richard Ford, former Chairman of the BHHS, has been recognised by the American Hosta Society for his skill with a camera. In the AHS's latest photography awards, Richard was Champion in two classes (Best Landscape Picture Involving Hosta and Artistic Impression) as well as being Reserve Champion in four classes (Best Hosta Close-up, Best Picture of an Entire Mature Hosta Clump, Best Landscape Picture Showing Multiple Clumps and Best Landscape Picture Involving Hosta).
Hampton Court Palace Show
It was another successful Show for BHHS nursery members.
Bowden Hostas gained a Silver Gilt Flora medal.
This month's Plant Profile of Hemerocallis 'Kate Carpenter' comes from Jan Wyers.
Kate Carpenter was bred by R.W. Munson in 1980. It has 6” (15cm) flowers of cream-melon-pink with a green throat that radiates out onto the petals.
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