A Dendrologist’s Handbook

The quarterly publication The Dendrologist ceased publication in 2013 after having been published by volunteers over 30 years. Over the years, The Dendrologist had published a number of practical booklets for tree enthusiasts, including a guide to a volunteer run arboretum in the Chilterns. Consequently it seemed loyal subscribers might appreciate a last useful publication in…

Hebes in Plumpton

I was lucky enough to be invited to speak at the Hebe Society AGM last weekend, apart from the warm welcome the main thing that struck me was how much the Douglas Chalk Hebe Collection at Plumpton College had grown! They were about 10cm tall when I last saw them. And it was good to…