webhead2

The Great North Carnation Society

Affiliated to the BNCS

Growing Pinks, Border Carnations and Perpetual Flowering Carnations

Welcome to The North East of England's website

just for Carnation

Badge YellowB IMG_1489 IMG_1705 IMG_1764 IMG_1767 IMG_1769

Members Gardens Paul Harmer

Here we have a few pics of members Greenhouses, they may give useful ideas to new members

Paul's allotment is within a quarter of a mile of the beach at Blackhall Colliery.  He has an open situation but can have problems with 'sea fret' during summer months when the wind is blowing from the sea.

We return to Pauls Garden in 2014 to find many changes

IMG_1706 IMG_1765

25/08/2012

Pauls blooms

No shortage of blooms now Paul is expecting a good cut for Harrogate next month

These blooms are to a very high standard they will definitely take some beating

 

Paul did extremely well last Sunday at the Yorkshire society show winning the championship class and several others

2012

IMG_2618 IMG_2617 IMG_2620 IMG_2616

Pauls borders looking very good as we would expect.  Borders are now Pauls primary blooms.

IMG_2619 IMG_2627

(Above) Paul has greatly reduced his stock of Perpetuals to around 130 plants.  Very clean plants and greenhouse a good habit to get into.

IMG_2623 IMG_2624

(Left) Paul's seedlings now well advanced

IMG_2630

Paul has also returned to growing Spray Chrysanthemums Paul used to grow these a few years and was National champion.  There may be one or two growers taking a keen interest on how he does with these

Spray Chrysanthemums

Use this Link to visit Keith's garden