The Hardy Plant

Our journal 'The Hardy Plant' is published twice a year and sent free to members, bringing articles from experts such as Bob Brown and Val Bourne. Each edition provides a wealth of knowledge into plants and gardening, with all the content being original and exclusive to the HPS.

Get in touch with the editor (Souren Ala) if you have something you'd like to contribute.


A recent edition included articles on:

  • Gardening in Sand
  • Malus domestica ‘Lord Lambourne’ (an apple)
  • A dizzy dozen of Bob's favourite plants
  • Anemone ‘Danish White’
  • Stockton Bury Gardens
  • A short history of sweet peas
  • The learning curve
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