Display Gardens: Display at Harrogate by West Yorkshire AGS Group
Started by: Jim McGregorGo to latest contribution by Colin Dolding, 24 April 2009, 01:36. Go to bottom of this page.
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The Harrogate Spring Flower Show starts tomorrow. To celebrate the 80th Anniversary of the Society, The West Yorkshire (Leeds) AGS Group have been building a display garden in the Floral Hall - here is a preview of their superb effort.
First, a woodland area:
Here the final touches are being added to the area of the exhibit that illustrates plants for drier conditions.
And some more detail:
Nearby the AGS publicity machine is again in full gear with books an seed for sale and lots of information about the Society:
Brilliant. I look forward to seeing it in the flesh on Saturday morning, very early!
Down from Edinburgh - Premier Award and Trophy
Also down from Scotland, Premier Award and Trophy
From High up in the Pennines (Plants with altitude), Gold
Frome the East of the Country, Gold
A Modern Touch to Alpines
Thank you for the info and pictures Jim,I am looking forward to being there Saturday if I can find a plant or two.
The West Yorkshire Group have made a wonderful contribution to the Society's Anniversary celebrations with that super display.... I hope that the Show attracts many appreciative visitors....fingers crossed for nice weather to maximise the numbers arriving! The Nursery stands look very smart also .... I can feel my purse twitching with anticipation of next year's catalogues already!Well done to all the Members involved and thanks for bringing us the photos, Jim!