Next meeting Saturday 4th February 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School

David Hurrion‘Gardening in a Changing Climate’ We are pleased to remind you of our upcoming talk by David Hurrion. With over 40 years of practical experience in gardening and horticulture, David has a wealth of hints, tips and inspiration to share. He is the Associate Editor for BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine and a show judgeContinue reading “Next meeting Saturday 4th February 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School”

Next meeting Saturday 7th January 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School

Andy Sands ‘Secret Britain’ We are pleased to remind you of our upcoming talk by photographer Andy Sands. Andy has always enjoyed a keen interest in natural history encouraged by his grandfather throughout his childhood. On leaving school he took a job in a specialist camera shop learning the art of photography from his colleagues.Continue reading “Next meeting Saturday 7th January 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School”

Next meeting Saturday 3 December 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School

Sally Gregson The Winter Garden We are pleased to remind you of our upcoming talk by Sally Gregson, author and owner of Mill Cottage Plants. Sally will give us an introduction to some of the loveliest winter performers for our gardens illustrated by slides both of winter flowering plants and a few ideas for structureContinue reading “Next meeting Saturday 3 December 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School”

AGM Saturday 5 November 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School

Short business meeting followed by our own Beryl Davis talking about Interesting Garden Observations The plant table this month will be Beryl’s last before she hands over the reins of Plant Sale supremo, so please bring and buy as many as possible! AGM reports will shortly be emailed to members only – please lookout forContinue reading “AGM Saturday 5 November 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School”

Next meeting Saturday 1 October 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School

Head Gardener at Sissinghurst Castle Troy Scott Smith Sissinghurst & Delos, the Sackville-Wests’ Forgotten Garden We are pleased to remind you of our upcoming talk by Troy Scott Smith, garden writer, designer and consultant. Troy will be speaking about the redesign and restoration of Harold Nicolson and Vita Sackville-West’s Delos garden at Sissinghurst. He willContinue reading “Next meeting Saturday 1 October 2pm to be held at St Helen’s School”

Members’ Gardens open for NGS

Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 September Saturday 3 September Anastasia & Keith at 102 Cambridge Road, St Albans AL1 5LG welcome visitors from 2pm to 5.30pm, offering refreshments and plants for sale To prebook, or for more details click here Sunday 4 September Heather & Peter Osborne at 20 St Stephens Avenue, St Albans AL3Continue reading “Members’ Gardens open for NGS”

Member’s Garden open for NGS

Saturday 6 August 11am-5pm Peter Freeland and his mother Rosie open their steeply terraced garden at 35 Fanshawe Street, Bengeo, Hertford SG14 3AT on Saturday. There are stunning views over the valley and lots of varied planting. Refreshments will be available in aid of Isabel Hospice and there will be plants for sale. You canContinue reading “Member’s Garden open for NGS”

Members’ Garden open for NGS

Sunday 31 July 2pm-5.30pm Adrian & Clare de Baat open their garden at 35 Digswell Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 7PB on Sunday. Home made teas will be available in aid of Isabel Hospice and Daisy Roots nursery will be attending to sell plants. Adrian writes “Much like everyone else’s garden I suspect, ours isContinue reading “Members’ Garden open for NGS”

Members’ Gardens open for NGS

This weekend – Rustling End Cottage and Morning Light Julie Wise and husband Tim will be opening their garden at Codicote, SG4 8TD from 5pm to 8.30pm on Friday (tomorrow!) and Saturday, where you can enjoy a glass of wine as you meander. You may prebook tickets by visiting the NGS website https://findagarden.ngs.org.uk/garden/14981/rustling-end-cottage Then onContinue reading “Members’ Gardens open for NGS”