The group meets twice a year at Brownsword Hall, Poundbury, Dorchester for gardening talks and bring and buy plant sales. In summer, visits are organised to gardens throughout the county. New members welcome to all meetings and to join group visits.
For further information please contact Jenny (as above) or Pat Honess tel: 01305 814256 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Garden Visits 2018
Sunday 18 March: Talk by Derry Watkins of ‘Special Plants’.
Please note this is at Frampton Village Hall
Entrance £5 to include tea and cakes.
Thursday 10 May: A visit to Minterne House and Cerne Abbas.
To include a guided tour of the house and garden by Lord Digby followed by a light lunch in the house and an afternoon visit to two gardens in Cerne Abbas. Cost £25 both an all day ticket to members. Non members £30.
Thursday June 14th Visit to North Hampshire gardens by coach.
To Include Longstock Water Gardens, Little Court at Crawley and Terstan Gardens. Coach pick-up at Queen Mother Square, Poundbury at 9.00am followed by Blandford Morrisons Car Park at 9.30am. Cost to include coach travel will be £36. For those not travelling by coach from the East of the county cost will be £24.
13 September: late summer visit to Holme Nurseries, Wareham. Guided tour and talk. Afternoon visit to Holworth farm with tea.
14 October. Guest speakers Mr Mrs Baker of the Botanic Nursery - talk on foxgloves and salvia.