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Last updated – 22 August 2020

Homeupdated – 22 August (new illustration)

About us – updated – 23 December 2019 (committee member changes)

Events – updated – 3 April 2020 (details added of Hebe Society exhibits at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, Arley Garden Festival 2020, Cancelled, and also the Hebe Society AGM in September 2020 at Hyde Hall, Essex)

 Shows – updated – 24 July 2019 (photos of 2019 exhibits and awards added)

Join us – updated 1 May 2010 (increased subscription rates)

   Join by post – updated 20 August 2019 (change of Treasurer)

   Join on-line – updated 15 January 2019 (notes added for Chrome and Edge users)

   Renew online – added 14 August 2010

   Starter Packupdated – 22 August 2020 (details of what you get when you join)

Hebe News – updated – 3 April 2020 (details of latest ‘Hebe News’ added)

Article 1 – updated – 3 April 2020 (a new article added)

Article 2 – updated – 3 April 2020 (another new article added)

Archive – added – 22 August 2020 (Hebe Society members only, password needed)

Hebe News Index – updated – 3 April 2020 (‘Hebe News’ Index updated)

Privacy policy – added 14 February 2009

About site – updated 3 April 2020 (notes on picture editing updated)

Information – updated 4 March 2007 (population of New Zealand updated)

Books – updated 3 April 2020 (three books on New Zealand trees added; bookshops updated)

Questions – FAQ – updated 3 April 2020 (Question where to buy hebes in the USA – nurseries listing revised added)

Q & A – updated 22 December 2007 (Question added on growing hebes in Queensland, Australia. It was moved from Links page)

Gardens – updated – 3 April 2020 (All entries and where necessary update)

The Lovell Quinta Arboretum – updated 21 July 2014 (Hebe beds updated)

Nurseries – updated updated 3 April 2020 (Listing checked and updated)

NZ News – added 3 January 2004 – latest Conservation and Environment stories from
‘The New Zealand Herald’ (updated daily)

Pruning Hebes – updated 3 April 2020 (new page added)

Hebes A to Z – updated – 1 June 2020 (Hebe 'Garden Beauty Blue', Hebe 'Garden Beauty Pink', Hebe 'Garden Beauty Purple' and Hebe 'Garden Beauty White' added)

Hebe cultivation – updated 24 July 2019 (Oregon State University hebe evaluation, link updated)

Find hebes – added 9 February 2008 (help with finding hebes in the UK, Netherlands, New Zealand and USA)

Introduction to hebes – added 11 October 2008

NZ plants A to Z – updated 5 September 2009 (Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Loxhill Gold‘ and Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Margaret Turnbull’ added, photo of Pittosporum eugenioides updated. A total of 210 New Zealand native plants are described.

Find NZ plants – added 9 February 2008 (help with finding New Zealand plants in the UK, Netherlands, New Zealand and USA)

Introduction to NZ plants – updated 29 December 2007 (link added to a comparison between New Zealand and British Isles floras)

Site map – updated 19 December 2009 (details of 2010 Hebe Society AGM and Spring Meeting added)

Search site – added 19 February 2005 (search available and powered by FreeFind)

Linksupdated 14 January 2021 (links added to Tree Care websites)

Donate – updated 23 December 2019

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