Saturday June 17th 2017 – 12 Noon – 4.45pm
RHS Garden Rosemoor
Great Torrington, Devon EX38 8PH
We are pleased to be holding our ninth National Show in the splendid setting of the RHS’s gardens at Rosemoor. The show will be held in the
brand new exhibition hall currently being built on site. We look forward to greeting all of our friends, members and top growers from the south-west
to what should be a splendid occasion.
Please Note. Members gain free access to the whole RHS Rosemoor grounds on production of their PAGS Membership cards on the day of the show.
Friday 16th 4.00pm – 6.00pm – Plant Dressing and Staging of Exhibits, Displays and Trade Stands
Saturday 17th 7.30am – 10.00am Staging of Exhibits, Displays and Trade Stands
FIBREX Nursery will be selling plants from their trade stand.
Judging starts at 10.15am
Admission to the public from 12 Noon (free entry)
Presentation and Awards 4.00pm
Show Secretary – David Taylor – Tel: 01793 783329
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Pelargoniums: An Illustrated Guide to Varieties, Cultivation and Care, with Step-by-step Instructions and Over 170 Beautiful Photographs
Looking for a Christmas present for the Pelargonium addict? This new book is due for publication at the end of this month. Contact David Newman at the bookshop and ask him to reserve you a copy at: http://thepags.org.uk/contact-us
This is an illustrated guide to varieties, cultivation and care, with step-by-step instructions and over 170 beautiful photographs. Features: everything you need to know at a glance in one handy and magnificently illustrated practical guide; full photographic directory of over 50 varieties, including single zonal, double zonal, dwarf zonal, rosebud zonal, regal, angel, decorative, scented leaf and stellar; step-by-step guidance on planting, propagating and growing pelargoniums, and controlling pests and diseases; tips for growing and displaying pelargoniums outside and indoors, in beds, hanging baskets and window boxes; for each variety, full botanical information is provided on history, growth, hue, height, spread and suitability; and a highly accessible guide to some of the most popular flowering plants, celebrating their diversity and beauty. Pelargoniums are one of the most cherished groups of garden plants. They are particularly renowned for the impact of their vibrant flowers, their pretty leaves and rich aromatic scent, and they thrive both outdoors and inside. This book guides you through the simple techniques involved in growing and propagating these decorative plants, and illustrates some of the most popular cultivars. It includes a history of pelargoniums, with advice on how to recognize the different types. A fully illustrated plant directory describes over 40 recommended varieties, together with expert advice on selecting the best ones, planting them in beds and hanging baskets, and dealing with pests and diseases. The book will help you to create pretty displays indoors, in conservatories, on windowsills or as outdoor plants.
The 5th AGM of PAGS was held at the Campanile Hotel, Northampton on 9th March, 2013. The day commenced with a presentation from Chairman, Steve Pollard on ‘Zonartics & Cliff Blackman’. For those who are unaware ‘Zonartics’ are a recently recognised group of pelargoniums originally produced by Cliff Blackman by crossing the specie pelargonium ‘Articulatum’ with Zonals – hence the name Zonartic.Read More»
Welcome to the Society ‘Top Twelve Pelargonium Plant List Analysis’, which is a compilation of the various show results taken from around the country. This information is collected from numerous Secretaries, Show Secretaries and Show Managers etc., to whom we extend our grateful thanks for their much appreciated co-operation.Read More»