Garden Press Event

On February 20th 2024 the HPS had a stand at the Garden Press Event in London. Our Chair Pamela Clark was interviewed by Oliver Rogers from the World Radio Gardening website about the society, what it stands for, our special interest groups and how to join online.


Pamela Clark, the Chair of the Hardy Plant Society, welcomes Anna Perrott, the host of ‘The Garden Party’ from BBC Radio Norfolk, to her garden. Pamela talks about the Hardy Plant Society and shares her garden with the listeners in these five short audio clips.

Pamela hopes that you enjoy the walk through her garden.


Episode 1
Pamela introduces the HPS, shares her approach to gardening and starts the tour of in her gravel garden
Episode 2
Pamela explains how she joined the HPS, talks about garden visits, pelargoniums and hostas.
Episode 3
This episode looks at tall plants and grasses, and the importance of having time to think in the garden.
Episode 4
Focuses on the transformation of the old vegetable garden into a stunning space with a pond, summer house, long grass and a rose hedge.
Episode 5
The last episode is about sharing the garden with wildlife and the benefits of joining the HPS