Ash & District Horticultural & Cottage Gardeners’ Society





Society Details - Meetings, Venues, Website & Contacts


Venue:                         Ash Village Hall, Queens Road, Ash, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 2BG

Day(s):                         Last Thursday of month, excluding December, eleven meetings per year

Dates:                          ►Jan ►Feb ►Mar ►Apr ►May ►Jun ►Jul ►Aug ►Sep ►Oct ►Nov

Time:                            19.30



Venue:                         As above, unless otherwise stated in Diary below




Contact                       Please use the Contact form on the above website




Information                Please use the Contact form on the above website





Society Diary - Events, Shows, Talks & Visits

Diary 2018


25 Jan                         The Gardens at Quex Park - a talk by Sue Harris


22 Feb                         Madagascar: Plants, Annuals, Conservation - a talk by Clive Nuttman


29 Mar                          A Woodland Garden Through the Year - a talk by Peter Regan


14 Apr                          Spring Show - Ash Village Hall - 14:00~15:30


26 Apr                          House Plants - a talk by Mercy Morris

                                      > the evening includes a plant sale


27 Apr                          Visit to Frith Old Farmhouse, Otterden, Nr Faversham - 14:30 - by car


05 May                         Plant Sale and coffee morning - Ash Village Hall - 10:00~12:00


13 May                         Annual coach trip - Gardens of Cornwall


24 May                         Visit to Gardens at West Court Lodge & Churchfields, Postling, Hythe - 18:00 - by car


26 May                         Kent Garden Show, Detling - PM. Horticulture quiz (or on Sun)


31 May                         Going for Gold - Floral Displays - a talk by Mig Kipton - 19:30

                                      > the evening includes a plant sale


03 Jul                           Visit to Garden Gate Community Allotments, Northdown Park, Margate - 18:30 - by car


16 Jun                         Rose Show & Picnic - Westmarsh Village Hall - 14:30


21 Jul                           Summer Show - Ash Village Hall - 14:00~15:30

                                      > non members are welcome to enter


26 Jul                           Too Many Plants, Too Little Space - Perennials - a talk by Bob Brown


07 Aug                         Visit to Gardens of the Old Palace, Bekesbourne - 18:30 - by car


08 Sep                         Visit to RHS Wisley Gardens & Flower Show - by coach


27 Sep                         A Taste of your Garden - social meeting


06 Oct                          Visit to Great Dixter & Chapel Down Vineyard - by coach


25 Oct                          Annual General Meeting

                                      > the evening includes Copper Sculptures by Emily Stone


29 Nov                         A Look at Pruning - How, When & Why - a talk by Kevin Tooher



Diary 2019




About Us

To be part of a friendly social group.


Annual subscription: £9.00 per person, payable at the Annual General Meeting.


Members receive a 10% discount at local nurseries: Archers Low, Ash Road, Sandwich, Kent, and Summerfield Nursery, Barnsole Road, Staple, Kent




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