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Caynham & District Gardening Society

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Caynham Programme 2016-17

  • February 2016 - Our next meeting is an open meeting where everyone is welcome – 2nd February 2016 – Leila Jackson of T3 Wall End Nursery talking on her favourite subject of ‘The Versatile World of Salvias’. If anyone wishes to join this evening they will get 2 meetings free. Caynham Programme 2016-17

Ludlow Garden Club

  • Ludlow Garden Club – Oct 2017 - We are now into our winter quarters at the St. Peters Church Hall in Ludlow for the first of our meetings on Wednesday 18th October at 7:30 p.m., when we will have a talk by Ed Smith on Japanese Maples, for those lucky enough to grow them in their gardens. I have mine in a …
  • July 2017 - On Wednesday 19th July we shall be visiting Upton Cressett Hall Nr Bridgnorth . This is an Elizabethan moated timbered manor house built around the 15th century – with a turreted gate house ! It was restored by William Cash in 1969 after it had fallen into a “sleeping beauty “decline. The price of the …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – June 2017 - On Wednesday June 21st there is a golden opportunity to visit The Cottage Herbery, just beyond Tenbury which is not normally open to the public. Kim Hurst is well known in the field of growing quality herbs, having won many R.H.S. medals including 2 coveted Chelsea gold. We hope to take a good number to …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – May 2017 - We have now moved out of our winter quarters in St Peters and now taking the opportunity to visit gardens in our County and a little further. On Wednesday 17th May we will be going to Guilden Down Cottage Garden near Clun. This is a one acre garden that has taken 13 years to develop. …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – Nov 2016 - December is our Christmas supper which is on Saturday 3rd December BUT we return to our meetings on Wednesday 18th January 2017 to hear Mark Pavier talk on the “Year round shrub garden “. I personally am into shrub gardening so I will hope to pick up some ideas – it may help others. The …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – Oct 2016 - The speaker for the meeting in November will be Tamsin Westthorpe from Stockton Bury Gardens, just outside Leominster, a familiar garden to many of us. It will be interesting to hear how the day to day running of such a beautiful garden is achieved. The meeting will start at 7;30pm on Wednesday 16th at St. …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – Sept 2016 - The next meeting will be on Wednesday October 19th, at St Peters in Ludlow, starting at 7.30. The talk will be “Growing from Seed”, by Stephen Lloyd who is the head gardener at Hergest Croft. The competition will be “A Seasonal Something from the Garden.” If you need further information, please contact Suzannah 711006.
  • Ludlow Garden Club – Aug 2016 - This will be our final outing for 2016 and what a way to end. On Wednesday 21st September we leave from the Eco Park Ludlow at 11:00 a.m to go to John`s Garden at Ashwood Nurseries, Kingswinford. We will have a guided tour round John`s Garden at 2:00 p.m. This is a stunning private garden; …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – May - We can plan garden visits but we cannot organise the weather. We were lucky for our first this week – our next on is on Wednesday15th June when we visit Grantsfield Farm, Kimbolton, Leominster. It will be an afternoon visit, meeting at 1:00 pm at the Eco Park (10p per mile to driver). A large …
  • Ludlow Garden Club – March - On Wednesday 16th March Paul Green is coming to speak on “Rare and Unusual Plants” It is good to find something different to fill the odd space this year, so come and find out what he has to offer. The meeting starts at 7:30 pm at St. Peter`s Parish Centre. Visitors welcome. £3.00. If anyone …