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White Horse Gardening Club - Thursday, 6th February at 7.30pm

on Thu, 06/02/2020 - 7:30pm

Meetings in the Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall, Uffington, Faringdon, SN7 7RA

Meetings held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7.30pm, unless otherwise stated.

Membership £10 per year. Visitors £2.50 per meeting.

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WHITE HORSE GARDEN CLUB PROGRAMME 2020

  • THURSDAY 6 FEBRUARY
    • TALK:  THE YEAR-ROUND BULB GARDEN
    • Lady Christine Skelmersdale of Broadleigh Gardens, Somerset.  www.broadleighbulbs.co.uk
       
  • THURSDAY 5 MARCH
  • THURSDAY 2 APRIL
    • TALK:  CLIMBING PLANTS FOR SUN AND SHADE WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON CLEMATIS’.     
    • By Marcus Dancer.   Plants for sale.    www.clematisplants.co.uk        
       
  • THURSDAY 7 MAY 
    • VISIT to Andy McIndoe’s Garden at SANDHILL FARM SO51 6JY. 
    • £10.  Tour and refreshments.  10am for 10.30 start.  
    • Car share.  Pub lunch/picnic 
    • VISIT to Harold Hillier Gardens, Jermyns Ln, Ampfield, Romsey SO51 0QA
    • 2pm.  £9.20 group entrance fee (tbc).
       
  • SATURDAY 9 MAY – PLANT SALE  
    • 2.30pm – 4pm.  Please bring plants for sale.  Label & price each plant.
    • Please support our main fund raising event.
       
  • THURSDAY 4 JUNE 
    • VISIT TO BRAMDEAN HOUSE, Bramdean, Alresford, Hants SO24 OJU
    • Courtesy of Edward & Leonora Wakefield. 10.30am.  
    • £10 includes tour and refreshments.   Car share.  Pub lunch/picnic 
    • VISIT TO THE MAVERLEYS GARDENS, East End, Hampshire RG20 0AA.  
    • 2pm.  Details TBC.
       
  • THURSDAY 18 JUNE   
    • VISIT TO BUCKLAND GARDENS.  Start 6pm – refreshments.
    • Free for members.  £2.50 visitors.  Car share.
       
  • THURSDAY 2 JULY VISIT
    • VISIT TO BRISTOL BOTANIC GARDEN, Stoke Park Rd, Stoke Bishop, Bristol BS9 1JG    10.30am.  £8 includes tour.    Purchase own coffee/lunch.  Car share.
       
  • WEDNESDAY 15 JULY 
    • VISIT TO ENGLEFIELD HOUSE, Theale, Reading RG7 5EN
    • www.englefieldestate.co.uk  
    • £7.50 includes tour by head gardener.  Car share.
    • Teas available from Estate café.  Plants for sale in Garden Centre.
       
  • THURSDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 
    • AGM +TALK:  MICHAELMAS DAISIES
    • Bob Brown from Cotswold Garden Flowers.  www.cgf.net     
       
  • SATURDAY 12 SEPTEMBER 
    • VISIT to RHS WISLEY Flower Show with Barnes Coaches.  Depart 9am return 6pm
    • £21 members.  £23 visitors.   Includes entry and coach.
       
  • THURSDAY 1 OCTOBER
    • TALK:  THE CARE AND PRUNING OF FRUIT TREES AND BUSHES.
    • Christopher Lanczak from Waterperry.     
       
  • THURSDAY 5 NOVEMBER
    • TALK:  FLORA AND LANDSCAPES OF SICILY
    • Nick Wray, Curator of Bristol Botanic Garden           
                   
  • THURSDAY 3 DECEMBER
    • TALK:   STAY GROUNDED.  By Jane Rennells
    • Samples of coffee and festive refreshments.