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MAY NEWS

Well, the news is, that there is not much news! Alas Katherine Lynne’s talk on Tulips from Amsterdam has been cancelled. Maybe we will see her next year.  Although there is no Plant Sale this May, we have nevertheless managed…

Nurseries Open!

Great Dixter Nursery are OPEN for mail order plants – mostly hardy perennials. Check out their web site – www.greatdixter.co.uk also ED’s Nursery at Staplecross is open for business as usual (so far) if you are passing that way.

April Meeting . . .

The unwelcome arrival of Covid19 meant that Alexandra Campbell could not deliver her talk on “The Middle-sized garden”, but the good news is that we have managed to re-book her for next year.  She has very kindly produced a “potted”…

March Musings

After Ciara and Dennis battered us all to bits, it was so cheering to see these brave little iris stylosa defiantly braving the tough conditions. Barbara S kindly gave me a small clump and it hasn’t been in very long…

February 2020

The schedule for the Mini Show on 1st July was circulated at the meeting and can be viewed here. “Mystery surprise and illusion in the garden” – that may sound like an Agatha Christie “who dunnit”,  but Daniele Altieri provided…

February Notes

On 5th February we are looking forward to welcoming Daniele Altieri  who has an intriguing talk lined up entitled: “Mystery, surprise and illusion in the garden”. Jill and I heard this talk last year at the Sussex Gardener Centre at…

January 2020 Memo

Who would have thought that a talk and demonstration on hedge laying would have been so popular and interesting? But Sandhurst hedge layer Phill Piddell kept our full attention in his entertaining, illustrated talk about this ancient skill.  He showed…