Braishfield Horticultural Society
The Village Gardening Club
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
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
Tuesday 10 April
PRACTICAL GUIDE TO PRUNING
Also the SPRING SHOW.
Tuesday 8 May
MEMBERS' EVENING AND PLANT SWAP
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?
click here to download details
and make a booking.
Villagers and their friends, who are not members of the
society, are welcome to join the visits. They are invited to
make a small extra donation to the charity which the garden is supporting.
You can download a copy of the Flower Show Booklet:
If you need another copy of the entry form
Please note there is a misprint on page 5 in the version delivered
to village households. The Simone Trophy will be awarded for class 55
not 57. The information section D and in this online version is
Events in Hampshire and surrounding area:
Information for prospective members: