John Theophilus Bagram - Horticulture

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Hong Kong Horticulture - 1930s - 1940s

Hydrangea Display Newspaper cutting Hydrangea Display at J T Bagram's house May Road Hong Kong The flowers displayed at J T Bagram's home May Road Hong Kong  

Theo and Lilian Bagram regularly hosted visitors to their home in May Road Hong Kong, to enable people to see their large collection of flowers and vegetables including an impressive display of hydrangeas.


Horticultural Show Hong Kong 1939

Theo Bagram Honorary Secretary of the Hong Kong Horticulture Society in the 1930s and early 1940s. He organised the annual flower show as well as regularly inviting visitors to his own garden in May Road.

Top Row L-R:
1st Image: small write up in one of the Hong Kong newspapers
2nd Image: Note on the back says; "Theo greets the Governor and Lady Northcote on their arrival to the Flower Show (1939). The national anthem is being played. That's why they look stiff."
3rd Image: note on the back says: "Theo escorting Lady Northcote round the show."
4th Image; Lady Northcote, Lilian Bagram and the Governor seated at the prize table of the 1939 Horticultural Show.
Bottom image: The horticultural show write up and results.