PLANT SALE 2020 Thank you to all who supported this - growers, sellers and buyers.  We raised over £475 which will be a great help.

Online Links of interest:

Madingley Hall are running a series of short lectures in August - click the link and scroll down the page: Click here for details

RHS Garden have now re-opened but tickets must be booked in advance.  Hyde Hall tickets are fairly easy to book and the gardens are looking stunning

Looking for Nurseries and garden centres that are open?  Most have now reopened - but ring or look at their website in advance of your visit.

Cambridge Botanical Gardens have reopened but tickets must be booked in advance.  Weekly virtual tours of the gardens on this link - click here.
In addition CUBG have a weekly Garden Club video with some hints and topical tips that may be of interest - its a short video - click here

NGS garden openings are cautiously starting again.  You will need to book in advance, so check each venue to see their arrangements
The Hardy Plant Society meetings in Biggleswade are currently on hold

National Trust properties - gardens are starting to open and this varies depending on the size and location of the garden.  In general pre-booked tickets are required.

2019 Flower of the Month winner

Congratulations to David Muncey - winner of the regular Flower of the Month competition for 2019 with the most points overall.

2020 Flower of the month:

February: Keith Allison with some Iris reticulata

March Jenni Connel with a Camellia.

meetings then suspended due to Covid-19 regulations

Flower and Produce Show 2019:

Winner of the Dick and Joy Knight Memorial Plate for most points in show: Catriona Campbell

Best Rose Bloom in show awarded to Althea Cubitt for her rose which also won the Individual rose bloom class

Virtual Show 2020 - a photographic show

Winner of the best single rose or rose spray was Penny Brown with her rose The Pilgrim