2019 Programme

11th January NGS Gardens David Moon presents a film to brighten the winter months
8th February How to add the “X” Factor to your gardens Neil Ross gives 10 tips to take an average garden and make it memorable
8th March Primulas and Auriculas Alan Edmondson, primula judge and RHS speaker featured on Gardner’s World, focusing on these lovely plants
12th April The Answer Lies in the Soil David Usher from Taunton makes a welcome return
10th May  Flowers in Healing  Caroline Sheldrick, a Medical Herbalist
11th May Plant Sale and Coffee Morning 9 – 12am Selwyn Hall
14th June Evening visit to Blicks Hill House, Malmsbury A one acre garden with wow factor
12th July The Life and Times of a Flower Show Judge John Tucker, club member
19th July Flower Show set up

Selwyn Hall 4:30pm – 9pm

20th July Box Gardening Club Annual Amateur Flower & Produce Show 2pm Selwyn Hall
13th September Permanent Planting in Containers John Mason from Highfield Garden World with ideas, entertainment and plant sales
19th September Visit to Stowberry Park Gardens in Wells at 2pm Transport by member’s cars.  Cost £10 to include entry and refreshments
11th October How to be a 21st Century Gardener Timothy Walker, formerly Head of Oxford Botanic Gardens – The future of gardening, climate change and the environment – Visitors £5 for this open meeting
8th November Annual General Meeting followed by Flower Arrangements with a Christmas Theme After the AGM, Rosmary Stevens, our Floral Art Judge, will speak on flower arranging. Nibbles to follow.
 10th December  Christmas Lunch Members Christmas Lunch at the Golden Fleece
(Il Vello D’oro) Atworth at 12.30.