Here you will find links to local garden centres and nurseries that offer club members a discount; details of gardens where the club has recently organised visits; links to local and national organisations that gardeners and local residents may find of interest.
The following nurseries/garden centres kindly offer discounts to club members on production of a valid membership card:
These are gardens that we have visited recently:
- The village hall where we hold our meeting is
- Plant Hunters’ Fairs
Throughout the year Plant Hunters’ Fairs hold specialist plant fairs at lovely gardens and locations from Preston to Birmingham and The Wirral to the Lincolnshire Wolds. Many highly respected nurseries can be found at these fairs and they make a great visit for gardeners.
Full information of the fairs and the nurseries attending may be found on the Plant Hunters’ Fairs Website.
- Open Gardens
Many villages and towns hold open garden events details of events are listed by County here in the National Directory of Open Gardens.
- Staffordshire Association of Garden Guilds
The association has in excess of 30 gardening guild/club members. They hold regular inter guild/club competitions and shows each year.
- National Garden Scheme (Yellow Book Gardens)
A national scheme where individuals open their gardens to the public in aid of charities supported by the scheme. Details of the gardens open are available on their website.
Links to our 2019 speakers’ websites are included in the relevant blog posts but here are links to our 2018 speakers’ websites:
And here are Valerie & David Chant’s autumn recipes:
And finally for 2018, our fabulous Christmas social evening entertainment: