Please find below our programme of events for 2019.
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 £5 entry fee, which is refundable if you join on the night.
Growing plants for Chelsea
Simon, How Green Nursery of Edenbridge (a family run nursery)
Rudyard Kiplings influence on the garden at Batemans
Gary Enstone, House & Collections Manager – Batemans & Bodiam Castle
The British Alstromeria and the UK cut flower industry
Ben Cross of Crosslands Flower Nursery, Arundel
History & work of the Royal Botanic Garden, Kew
by Sarah Oldridge, Adult learning co-ordinator for Kew & Wakehurst
Working in Monets Garden
by Caroline Halfpenny
Fuchsias My Way
by Derek Dexter
How I started my nursery – Rosies Garden Plants
We forgot about shrubs
Growing for the kitchen
Winter twig identification
by Alan Harvey of Hadlow College
(a hands on session … maybe working in groups after explanations from Alan)