Stratford sub Castle Garden Club - 2021-2022 Programme

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The Garden Club meets in the Reading Room SP1 3LL on a Thursday evening, 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm


30 September - 7 pm AGM followed at 7.30 pm by Speaker - John Tucker: 

'Dare to be bold, even in the smallest garden”.

Ideas of using differing height, colours and textures to set the mood of the garden.

Copy of AGM  report here.               Report of September meeting here. 


28th October Speaker - Dave Moon will be talking about the history, supported by pictures, of the National Garden Scheme (NGS). Visiting gardens gives you loads of ideas as well as being relaxing and fascinating to see what other people do. There are some good gardens to visit locally and your entrance fee goes to charity so a ‘win win’ situation. Do come, 7.15 for 7.30pm

Report of October meeting here. 


25th November - A late change from the talk previously advertised - replaced with a Quiz. Details in the report. 



27th January Speaker - Matt Simpson, 'Simpson seeds and Longleat’s Walled Garden'. Details in the report.  

24th February There was a late change of speaker. Matt Simpson stepped in at very short notice to tell us about his invention - a Simple Domestic Hydroponic System. Details in the report.


31st March        Ray Broughton “Making the most of your Garden”

Details in the report.

28th April          Andrew Harris - 'Managing Your Trees'

26th May           Christine Stones 'Victorian Gardening - Ingenuity and Hard Work'

SATURDAY 18 June - Stratford sub Castle Open Gardens - details in the poster at the bottom of this webpage. 

30th June          Rosemary Legrand 'Spring in Japan' followed by AGM


29 September   Jane Moore 'Painting with Plants' 


27 October        John Hallett 'Arundells Garden in the Cathedral Close' 


24 November    Fran Clifton of Hillier Gardens 'A Day in the Life of a Head Gardener'. 

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