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Meeting 10th September 2019

Our first meeting of the Autumn season was a fascinating talk and slideshow presented by Paul Barney of Edulis Nursery in Pangbourne, Berkshire. Paul’s nursery grows an eclectic range of rare plants including a large selection of unusual and edible … Continue reading

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Meeting May 14 2019

Timothy Walker the well known Botanist and of late the Director of the Oxford Botanical Garden returned to us once again to deliver a hugely entertaining and informative talk on ‘how to be a successful 21st Gardener’ ! Soil….the UK … Continue reading

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Meeting 9 April 2019

Graham Austin of Home Farm Plants in Bovingdon was our guest speaker for the third meeting of 2019. Graham’s talk was entitled ‘Success with Delphiniums’ and provided a master class on the propagation and growing and showing of Delphiniums.  His … Continue reading

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Meeting 12 March 2019

Patricia Fox of Aralia  Design based in Sawbridgeworth was our guest speaker this evening. Her talk centred on small garden designs and what NOT to do! Examples of her work using a selection of her recent innovative designs took us … Continue reading

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Meeting 12 February 2019

The Society’s first meeting of the year got off to a spectacular and colourful start with our Guest Speaker, the Broadcaster Howard Drury. Howard, a veteran of 611 episodes over 11 years of Central TV’s popular ‘Gardening Time’ programme as … Continue reading

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Meeting 4 December 2018

Our Guest Speaker this evening was Graham Spencer whose Talk was entitled ‘The Future Of Your Garden’. His company (Plants For Europe Ltd) which he has been running for over 20 years links Breeders to Growers and has been responsible … Continue reading

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Meeting 13th November 2018 ‘Pin me to the wall and do what you want with me!)

Following the Society’s AGM our Speaker Andrew Mikolajski delighted over 75 members and guests with a delightful presentation delivered with great panache, wit,style  but above all his in depth horticultural knowledge . His talk was  accompanied by a stunning slide … Continue reading

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