Braishfield Horticultural Society

The Village Gardening Club



Tips of
the week:

If all buds on sweet peas are removed the next set, about two weeks later, will be especially large for exhibition.
Apples should be thinned now if you are hoping to win the Apple Competition in October
  • PROGRAMME 2018

  • Tuesday 9 January
    HUNTING FOR BLACKBERRIES IN CHINA
    Barry Clarke Botanist, Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

  • Tuesday 13 February
    GARDENING FOR BUTTERFLIES
    Dr Andy Barker Conservationist

  • Tuesday 13th March
    GROWING SWEET PEAS
    Jim McDonald

  • Tuesday 10 April
    PRACTICAL GUIDE TO PRUNING
    Ray Broughton
    Also the SPRING SHOW.

  • Tuesday 8 May
    MEMBERS' EVENING AND PLANT SWAP

  • June
    GARDEN VISITS
    To be arranged

  • Saturday 14 July
    ANNUAL FLOWER SHOW

  • Tuesday 24 July
    CHAIRMAN'S GARDEN PARTY
    members and friends only

  • Tuesday 11 September
    GETTING IT RIGHT
    Ricky Dorlay Gold medal winner at Chelsea Flower Show

  • Tuesday 9 October
    FLOWER BORDERS AT WISLEY
    David Jewell Head of Collections at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens
    Also the APPLE COMPETITION.

  • Tuesday 13 November
    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING


One of the gardens we visited in 2017

Do you know this unusual plant?