Starts in 8 Days, 9 Hours

27th February 2019 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

  • Contact

    Gill Elton

  • Email

  • Venue

    United Reform Church Hall

  • Venue address

    Hollow Lane, Hayling Island, PO11 9EY

As well as being a experienced gardener Charlotte Propescu is the daughter of Christine Pullein-Thompson, famous author of pony books along with her sisters Diana and Josephine Pullein-Thompson. She has also written books on fruit growing and chicken husbandry and gives regular talks on all these subjects.  


On this occasion she will be giving a talk with slides covering some of the most interesting varieties of apples which also includes the social history and folklore surrounding apples as well as information on pollination, diseases, cooking with applies, storage and the all important nutritional values.

Charlotte will be bringing along some of her books for sale. 

Entry is just 50p for non-members

Hayling Island Horticultural Society – Talk ‘In Praise of Apples’ by Charlotte Propescu