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”

Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 2 April 2pm

From Special Plants Nursery Derry Watkins Pushing the Boundaries  – Borderline Hardy Plants you can’t live without  Popular nurserywoman Derry Watkins will be bringing lots of plants and seeds with her when she comes to Wheathampstead on 2 April to give us another highly entertaining illustrated talk. The presentation will be followed by tea/coffee and biscuits,Continue reading “Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 2 April 2pm”

Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 5 March 2pm

Head Gardener at Ashwood Nurseries Nigel Hopes Hellebores, Hepaticas, Primulas in Spring At our meeting on Saturday, experienced horticulturalist Nigel Hopes will be bringing the freshness of spring to Wheathampstead as he talks us through the favourite blooms of February and March. Although Nigel cannot now bring plants for sale, we hope that Annie willContinue reading “Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 5 March 2pm”

Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 5 February 2pm

Garden consultant, designer and nurseryman Steve Edney RHS Trials We will be happy to welcome you back to Memorial Hall, Wheathampstead on Saturday when Steve Edney will give us the lowdown on all things RHS as he talks about their trials, the plants that make it to AGM award-standard, and maybe those that don’t? WeContinue reading “Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 5 February 2pm”

Meeting update – change of speaker and format

Saturday 8 January 2pm ZOOM-only talk Snowdrops – Old & New Favourites Anne C Repnow Unfortunately, we have had to change our talk for January and it will be now be a Zoom only talk presented by Anne Repnow entitled “Snowdrops – Old and New Favourites”, so galanthophiles will be equally well served! Visit her website https://some-snowdrops.de/com/ toContinue reading “Meeting update – change of speaker and format”

Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 4 December 2pm

Plantaholic, Gardener & Visionary Creator of Ireland’s famous Huntingbrook Gardens Jimi Blake The big news this month is our talk by Jimi Blake, coming all the way from Ireland to talk about his garden there. We would love to see as many members as possible in the flesh this time, especially as it’s our lastContinue reading “Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 4 December 2pm”

Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 6 November 2pm

Nature in Your Garden – John Tyler John Tyler will be speaking after the short AGM which takes place at 2pm. Documentation for the AGM has already been sent to members via email Hello everyone – we will warmly welcome you to the Memorial Hall, Wheathampstead for our AGM and talk by local naturalist JohnContinue reading “Next meeting at Memorial Hall – Saturday 6 November 2pm”