Prize Day

The RHS Awards Ceremony held yesterday in the Lindley Hall rewarded several horticulturists associated with Plant Heritage.  James Alexander Sinclair, almost unrecognisable without his hat, compered with great aplomb and humour.  Here he stumbles over the word Rhodohypoxis and asks for advice on the pronunciation. Chris & Lorraine Birchall of Tale Valley Nursery and National Collection …

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Nursery Tales

Another walking holiday in Devon, so another opportunity to visit some National Collections en route.  Tale Valley Nursery at Clyst Hydon was just off the road on our way down to Dartmouth and Chris and Lorraine Birchall welcomed us to see their collection of Rhodohypoxis and x Rhodoxis.  Flowering was finished for the year but we were able to see …

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