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Chelsea 2017

Congratulations to Anne Godfrey of Daisy Roots Nursery our speaker in February on winning her first GOLD MEDAL at the 2017 Chelsea Flower Show.

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Meeting 9 May

Our guest speaker, Anne Luder the recently retired Lecturer from Capel Manor College delivered an interesting talk with slides on Capel’s show winning gardens over the 30 years of her involvement at Capel Manor. Many of the show gardens at … Continue reading

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Meeting April 11

On a fine spring evening over 80 members and guests welcomed a return visit by Colin Ward and his wife Karen from Swines Meadow Farm Nursery. They brought with them a very large selection of healthy plants ideally suited for … Continue reading

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Meeting 14 March 2017

A full house of members and guests were in attendance to learn more about Coton Manor Garden set in the peaceful Northamptonshire countryside which was visited last year by many members on one of our organised coach outings. The ten … Continue reading

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Meeting 14 February 2017

Our first meeting of the year drew a large number of members and guests to listen to one of our favourite guest speakers, Anne Godfrey of Daisy Roots Nursery. Maybe one of the attractions ¬†was the title of her talk … Continue reading

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Talk 6 December 2016: Fergus Garrett-Head Gardener at Great Dixter

On a cold and foggy evening a large gathering of members and guests at Roundwood Park School were captivated by a superb master class accompanied by a colourful slide show depicting the succession planting in the mixed border at Great … Continue reading

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Meeting 8 November 2016

Our guest speaker Geoff Hodge delivered an interesting and sometimes provocative explanation of the range of products currently and some currently NOT available to gardeners in the relentless effort to combat bugs, pests and diseases! Geoff, being a journalist involved … Continue reading

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