Gardening Club 


The Gardening Club was formed in January 1994. The club meets in the Village Hall on the 3rd Thursday of the month to hear visiting speakers, etc. and frequent visits to gardens and places of interest are organised. Members can obtain discounts at some local Garden Centres. The Club is affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society. Visitors are always welcome (£2). Meetings commence at 7.30 p.m. Annual membership fee is £9.

Secretary: Ann Moss, 01865 370908


18th January (Thursday): GARDENING FOR HEDGEHOGS AND OTHER WILDLIFE - Mark Bradfield, Community Wildlife Manager (Oxon) BBOWT

15th February (Thursday): MOUNTAIN FLOWERS OF CHILE - Caroline Jackson-Houlston

15th March (Thursday): GROWING FOXGLOVES - Terry Baker

19th April (Thursday): THE SCENTED GARDEN - Annette Pursey, Horticultural Head Tutor, Waterperry Gardens

13th May (Sunday): MALVERN SPRING SHOW - All day visit by coach

17th May (Thursday): BULBS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR - Sue Bedwell

26th May (Saturday): Annual Plant Sale, Village Hall, 11 a.m.

21st June (Thursday): THA NATIONAL MEMORIAL ARBORETUM - Jim Brown

26th June (Tuesday): ROFFORD MANOR GARDENS, LITTLE MILTON, Evening visit by cars

19th July (Thursday): SOCIAL EVENING

24th July (Tuesday): WORCESTER COLLEGE GARDENS, Afternoon visit

14th August (Tuesday): GREEN AND GORGEOUS, LITTLE STOKE, NR. WALLINGFORD, Afternoon visit by cars, 2.30 p.m.

16th August (Thursday): NO MEETING

20th September (Thursday): BLEWBURY MANOR THROUGH THE SEASONS - AN UPDATE - Richard Roslyn

13th or 14th October (Saturday or Sunday, date to be confirmed): BIRMINGHAM BOTANIC GARDENS, All day visit by coach

18th October (Thursday): BOMBPROOF ROSES FOR THE MODERN GARDENER - Val Bourne.  Please note visitor charge for this evening will be £5

15th November (Thursday): THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY - GLASSHOUSE COLLECTIONS AT THE OXFORD BOTANIC GARDEN - Kate Pritchard, Curator Glasshouse Collections, Oxford Botanic Garden

20th December (Thursday): A.G.M. & CHRISTMAS SOCIAL - Members only, 7 p.m.

17th January 2019 (Thursday): CELEBRATING THE FLORA OF JAPAN - Ben Jones