Whitstable and District Horticultural Society

The United Reformed Church, Middle Wall, Whitstable CT5 1BW

 

7.30pm

 

The second Tuesday of each month

Except:

January/August - No meeting

 

 

Visitors welcome: £5

 

 

Future meeting dates for your diary:

 

9th March 2021

13th April 2021

11th May 2021

8th June 2021

TBA July 2021

TBA September 2021

TBA October 2021

TBA November 2021

TBA December 2021

Speakers for 2021

 

  • February - No meeting (click for more information)

    No meeting this month. In line with current Government regulations.

  • 9 March - Zoom meeting - Maureen Rainey (click for more information)

    Pollinating plants for the garden. Maureen Rainey from Kent Wildlife Trust. 7.30pm (Zoom will be open from 7.00pm for familiarisation)

  • 13 April - Zoom meeting -  George Lockwood (click for more information)

    Stunning Salvias in the Garden and How to Propagate Them. By George Lockwood, gardening consultant. 7.30pm (Zoom will be open from 7.00pm for familiarisation).

  • May - Zoom meeting - George Lockwood (click for more information)

     

  • June - Zoom meeting Sarah Morgan (click for more information)

    Friars and Flora - Recreating the Franciscan Gardens in Canterbury. Sarah Morgan, Chair of the Society of Garden Designers, a local garden designer based in Hernhill, will be sharing the journey of the last 21 years researching, designing and planting the Franciscan Gardens in Canterbury that are in the process of restoration and to be opened to the public this year.  The gardens owned by Eastbridge Hospital cover the site where the fist Franciscan missionaries arrived and settled in Britain in 1224.  The gardens aim to reflect the meditative way of life, the respect of nature and the plants the Franciscans would have used.  More recent activities of horticultural history are also reflected in the gardens.

  • July - Zoom meeting Kevin Tooher (click for more information)

    The Story of the Rose - The history of roses from 2000 BC to the present day with tips on planting and pruning.

  • September - TBA (click for more information)

    To be announced.

  • October - TBA (click for more information)

    To be announced.

  • November - TBA (click for more information)

    To be announced.

  • December - AGM and Social (click for more information)

    Plus our annual fun quiz!

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