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HPSW Meeting – September 21@ 7pm : Pat Riehl – Victorian Stumpery

A Victorian Fern Stumpery on Vashon Island. Join us as Pat Riehl explains in words and photos the story of building a Victorian Stumpery on Vashon.   “A true stumpery is not just a stump that somebody has found and then planted,” says Pat as she tells  her story of building a Victorian Stumpery on Vashon. A landscape filled […]

Look what is happening at HPSW for Fall

September 21 : Pat Riehl – Vashon Island Stumpery Ferns October 11:  *Annual Fall Bulb Sale- 10-2pm * at CUH November 16 : Kathleen DeMaria – Creating New Zealand of the North December Holiday Party  Meetings  at the Center for Urban Horticulture (CUH) from 7-9 pm Don’t forget to visit and volunteer at our new Public Garden at CUH! NHS […]

HPSW 2015 Annual Picnic

The annual HPSW picnic will be in Beda Herbison’s garden  on August 8, 2015  from  Noon to 3pm.  (Although we can stay later if we’re still talking!) In the unlikely event that it rains we’ll be able to go inside, otherwise we’ll be in the shade of Beda’s large Cedar tree.  The picnic is a potluck. […]

HPSW Meeting -June 15 @ 7pm : Bob Seaman – Pacific Coast Irises

It’s said that growing Pacific Coast Iris can be a challenge. This may be true for some of them, but they are well worth the effort!   Join Bob Seaman for a stroll through the garden and see why. Bob will do a quick review of other irises as well. Bob Seaman has created a beautiful garden […]

HPSW Meeting -May 18th @ 7pm : Connie Sidles – Attracting Birds to our Gardens

Connie Sidles, a member of the Seattle Audubon Society ,and former Board member .  Connie is a master birder with more than 600 North American birds on her life list. She has led several trips for Seattle Audubon Society and currently serves as chair of Seattle Audubon’s Publications Committee.   Refreshments and socializing 6:30 NHS Hall Section A, Center […]