Stocksfield Plants & Gardens Society

Programme 2021

All meetings are at 7.30pm in Stocksfield Community Centre unless otherwise stated.

Currently talks are being held on Zoom. Visitors are welcome - contact stocksfieldpg@gmail.com

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PROGRAMME 2021 

 

ZOOM MEETINGS                

 

Tuesday 19th January, 7.30   Richard Barnes

         "PLANTS FROM THE ENDS OF THE EARTH" 

A look at the origins of familiar, and not so familiar, garden plants and the exploits of the Plant Hunters who risked everything to bring new varieties to the West and to whom today’s gardens owe so much. Members only.

 

Tuesday 16th February, 7.30    Heather Russell, Bolam Cottage

      "CLEMATIS VITICELLA"

A welcome return visit from Heather, an expert plantswoman and an excellent speaker.

 

Tuesday 16th March , Timothy Walker of Oxford

      "ON TOP BUT NEVER IN CONTROL: TALES FROM A SMALL GARDEN" 

The story of the making of his wife's first garden from a very entertaining speaker. Members only. Booking essential.

 

Tuesday 20th April, Martin Fish from Rainton, North Yorkshire

      "AN EVENING IN THE GARDEN WITH MARTIN FISH" 

A seasonal talk for April including lots of jobs to do in the garden, greenhouse and veg plot, finishing with a tour of what's looking good in Martin's own garden.

 

Tuesday 18th May, Pip Bensley from Southampton

      "GARDEN SNIPPETS"   

Pip's presentation aims to answer all your questions about which garden plants are the best to use for flower arranging.                       

 

NEWS BULLETIN

During COVID19 our regular News Bulletin is keeping us connected with news of garden visits, links to recipes, members’ garden problems and much more, including lots and lots of photos of our members’ gardens. It is sent by email where possible and delivered to members without email. Next issue January/February 2021

 

 

 

To help protect members we have cancelled all indoor meetings at SCA until further notice.

New members always welcome. Please contact stocksfieldpg@gmail.com