Please find below our programme of events for 2017.
A raffle and a sale of plants in aid of Society funds are held at the monthly meetings. Donations of prizes and items for the plant stall are always appreciated.
Visitors are welcome to come to our talks for a £4 entry fee, which is refundable if you join on the night.
More garden impact for less work
Alison Marsden of Gardening by Design
Incorporating AGM & social evening (talk 8pm)
Seasonal practical tasks
Peter May of the Brighton Permaculture Trust
Co-author of “Apples & Orchards in Sussex”
Easter arrangement competition
Penshurst Place gardens
Penshurst Place Head Gardener
Wayside plants: history and folklore
Ornamental garden maintenance
Composts, growing media, mulches: How to improve all types of soil to achieve strong growth
The head gardener and the pineapple
From city courtyard to seaside sanctuary
Geoff Stonebanks, owner of Driftwood, an award-winning garden in Seaford, as seen on Gardeners World.
Seeds, rooted cuttings and plant swap.
The restoration and overview of Godintons Gardens (a 12-acre RHS partner garden in Ashford)
Nick Sandford, Estate Manager
Buttercups and their relatives – plants for all situations and all seasons
Christmas arrangement competition
Annual General Meeting