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Last updated – 2 August 2015

Homeupdated – 2 August 2015 (New illustration)

About us – updated 15 March 2015 (details of national collections updated)

Events – updated – 5 April 2015 (details added of talk ‘Hebes, New Zealand’s Best Export’ to be given to the Hazel Grove Gardening Club on 21 September 2015, Congleton and District Horticultural Society on 30 September 2015 and Holmes Chapel Gardening Group on 5 October 2015)

 Shows – updated – 2 August 2015 (photos of 2015 exhibit and award added)

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

   Join by post – updated 1 May 2010 (increased subscription rates)

   Join on-line – updated 1 May 2010 (increased subscription rates)

   Renew online – added 14 August 2010

   Banknotes – updated 2 August 2015 (changes in exchange rates and subscriptions)

   Starter Pack – updated 5 July 2015 (details of what you get when you join)

Hebe News updated – 2 August 2015 (details of latest ‘Hebe News’ added)

Hebe News article – updated – 2 August 2015 (a new article added)

Hebe News article 2 – updated – 2 August 2015 (another new article added)

Hebe News Index – updated – 15 August 2015 (‘Hebe News’ Index updated)

Privacy policy – added 14 February 2009

Hebe Questionnaire – added 23 November 2011

About site – added 14 February 2009 (notes on joining on-line and illustration titles added)

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

Books – updated 3 October 2009 – ‘Ghosts of Gondwana’ added, Te Papa (publisher) added

Questions – FAQ – updated 7 January 2006 (Question where to buy hebes in the USA – Blooming Nursery added)

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

Gardens – updated – 15 March 2015 (Victoria Park, Haywards Heath added)

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

Nurseries – updated 5 April 2015 (all entries checked and where necessary updated)

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

Hebes A to Z – updated – 1 February 2015 (link added to Hebe Society Facebook page, to navigation on left of page). A total of 254 hebes are described.

Hebe cultivation – updated 8 September 2012 (Information on planting distances added)

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 2 August 2015 (Entries for Garden Collage and Easy Garden Irrigation added)

Donate – added 26 September 2009

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