The Society aims to promote the cultivation of gardens and allotments. Each year three shows are held in the Village Hall. The Society has trestle tables for hire at £2 per table. Annual membership is £2.00.
President Mr John Foulgham 01923 263920
Chairman Mrs Valerie Briselden 05602 970112
Secretary Mrs Ann Soanes 01923 262756
Treasurer Mrs Sue Tyler, 01923 400681
Kathy Ward 01923 496301, Pauline Williams, Maria Coote
You can contact the Society by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
FORTHCOMING EVENTS FOR 2012
Wednesday 25 April
FERGUS GARRETT – GREAT DIXTER
Great Dixter in Northiam, East Sussex, was the home of the famous plantsman and garden writer Christopher Lloyd. His father commissioned Lutyens who designed the garden as a series of rooms which lie around the house. Fergus Garrett worked with Christopher Lloyd for 15 years before the latter died in 2006 when Fergus took over the garden completely.
Fergus teaches students to develop and promote freedom of expression in the garden. He is renowned in the gardening world and is in great demand as a speaker.
This talk will be held in the Parish Room at 7.30 pm,
followed by questions, plant sale and coffee
Admission by ticket: Society Members £8, others £10
Talks and demonstrations by Maria Coote RHS Dip. and lecturer in Horticulture at Capel Manor, Enfield.
TUESDAY 3rd April – Composting
MONDAY 2nd July – Weeds and their control
Free to members, £2.00 on the door to non-members
These talks will be held in The Small Hall. 7.30 p.m. – refreshments following the talk
Spring – 24th March
Summer – 23rd June
Autumn – 15th September
All shows held in the Village Hall
Doors open 2.30 with prize giving at 3.30 followed by auction of produce and raffle
Horticultural Society Events
|Sat 22nd Jun 13||Horticultural Society Show||Summer Show||2.30pm||Village Hall|
|Mon 1st Jul 13||Horticultural Society Talk||Maria Coote - Pest Control||7.30pm||Small Hall|
|Sat 21st Sep 13||Horticultural Society Show||Autumn Show||2.30pm||Village Hall|