Programme 2011
The Hardy Plant Society North West Group
Meetings 2011

Meetings are at 7:15 pm for 7:45 pm at Samlesbury War Memorial Hall unless otherwise stated.
c  Directions to Samlesbury War Memorial Hall, Cuerdale Lane, PR5 0UY        d
Google Map PR5 0UY

From the M6 exit at junction 31, take the A 59 for Clitheroe.

After about 1 mile, move into right hand lane of dual carriageway. At first roundabout (by the Swallow Hotel - a white building on the left - and an Esso garage on the other side) double back onto A59 and immediately take left turn just past Esso garage onto B6230 Walton-le-Dale (Cuerdale Lane).

The venue is the first building on the right.

Note: not to be confused with Samlesbury Hall, which is further along the A677.
2011 Lecture Programme
17th Jan, 2011

AGM, hot pot supper
Talk by John Dixon on Borneo

21st Feb, 2011

Hardy Carnivorous Plants
Alan Leyland

28th Feb, 2011 Celebrity Lecture: 250 Years of Trees at Kew
Tony Kirkham
at Birkacre Garden Centre, Chorley, Tickets £8
21st Mar, 2011 Plantagogo, Who, Where, What
Vicky Fox
18th Apr, 2011

Practical Demonstration
Phil Dunnett, Ribblesdale Garden Plant Centre

16th May, 2011 Heleniums, Not to be Sneezed at
Martin Blow
19th Sep, 2011

Development of his Garden
Chris Mortimer

17th Oct, 2011

A Plantsman's Plant
Paul Hervey-Brookes

21st Nov, 2011 Plant hunting in the Altai Mountains
Peter Cordall (Please note change)


Primula 'Barbara Midwinter' (HPS Conservation Scheme')

Caltha palustris