Whitstable and District Horticultural Society

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




The second Tuesday of each month


January - No meeting

August - No meeting


Visitors welcome: £5



Future meeting dates for your diary:


13th February 2018

13th March 2018

10th April 2018

8th May 2018

12th June 2018

10th July 2018

11th September 2018

9th October 2018

13th November 2018

11th December 2018

Speakers for 2018


  • 13 February - Kevin Tooher (click for more information)

    Clematis for the year round garden

  • 13 March - Jim Buttress 'The People's Gardener' (click for more information)

    Jim will be telling us about his time as Royal Park Superintendent. His is very knowledgeable and funny so this promises to be an entertaining evening.

  • 10 April - Colin Moat of Pineview Plants (click for more information)

    Fifty Greys of Shade. All about shade plants plus plants for sale.

  • 8 May - Caroline Halfpenny (click for more information)

    Working at Giverny - Monet's Garden

  • 12 June - Mona Abboud (click for more information)

    The National Collection holder of Corokia will share her knowledge and passion for Australasian plants, plus plants for sale.

  • 10 July - Alan Harvey (click for more information)

    Head of Horticulture at Hadlow College - Getting The Best Out of Your Greenhouse

  • 11 September - Ben Cross (click for more information)

    British Flowers Rock!   Ben is a 4th generation Alstromeria grower, and will also be giving us an insight into the UK cut flower industry.

  • 9 October - Rosy Hardy (click for more information)

    Rosy is a renowned nurserywoman from Hardys Plants and will talk about her life in plants, plus plants for sale.

  • 13 November - Jean Griffin of Radio Kent fame (click for more information)

    Gardening should be fun!

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

    Plus our annual fun quiz!

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Kent Federation of Horticultural Societies