Author Archives: Roger Emmens

EHS sponsors 2020 Potato Challenge

Epping Horticultural Society is sponsoring a Schools project, the Potato Challenge, to encourage children to try growing vegetables. Continue reading

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Christmas Tree festival 2019

The Epping Christmas Tree Festival was as usual an excellent event with lots of amazing trees, and a fine entry from EHS. Continue reading

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Dobies Seed Catalogue 2020

The new Dobies catalogue is now with us, and is on its way to our members. Here’s how to get your members discount code. Continue reading

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The Show Roll of Honour

Another successful Horticultural Show in glorious summer weather showed how well our growers and cooks performed this year. Continue reading

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Lavender Shortbread

Tasty shortbread rounds with a touch of fragrant lavender, just right for that mid morning cup of coffee! Continue reading

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Lemon Courgette Cake

This is a wonderful, light teatime cake that’s not too sweet. An excellent way to use up all those giant courgettes from the garden! Continue reading

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Not long to our Annual Show

The Annual Show will be held on Saturday 24th August. Here are the schedule of classes, entry form and link to tips and guidelines for showing. Continue reading

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A successful Town Show

The EHS stall at the Epping Town Show was well attended and we sold plants as well as offering cake samples from garden produce. Continue reading

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Visit us at the Epping Town Show

Come and visit us at our stall at the Epping Town Show. We have lots of plants to sell, and will also be offering the chance to sample cakes made from various types of garden produce. Continue reading

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Slug pellet advice

The Government is banning metaldehyde, a chemical widely used in slug pellets. Here are the impacts for us all. Continue reading

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