Coming Events

Unless otherwise stated, meetings are in Meavy Parish Hall, starting at 7:00pm with refreshments.  The talks start at 7:30pm.

 

Meavy Garden Society Programme 2018  

 

Monday 19th February

AGM and talk. Sheepstor Open Gardens by Patrick Drennan (Organiser) Talk about the organisation of Sheepstor Village Open Gardens.

Monday 19th March

Spring Fun Show - CANCELLED

It is with regret, due to adverse weather conditions, that the Spring Fun Show for this year has been cancelled.

Monday 16th April

Ricky Hoskins talk on ‘Growing Vegetables’ Roy is a judge for the National Vegetable Society, so will probably include some interesting points about showing. 

Monday 21st May

Martin Pope talk on ‘Pelargoniums’ Plympton Fuchsia and Geranium Society Plants for sale.

Thursday 24th May

Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens and Trengwainton NT Coach Outing (both near Penzance) leaving Dousland at 8:30am, seats are still available.

Monday 18th June

Brian Carlson talk on ‘Growing and Showing Fuchsias’ Plants for sale. Brian gives talks on all aspects of growing and showing fuchsias and pelargoniums, including hanging baskets.

Monday 16th July

Roger Hooper (from Cornwall Butterfly Conservation) talk on Butterflies and Moths.

Saturday 11th August

Summer Flower Show 1-4pm 
(Summer Show Schedule 2018

Monday 17th September

Richard Horswood talk on ‘Success and Failure with Alpines - How to Grow Them’ From Honiton. plants for sale. Note: Richard is a retired biology teacher, and Secretary of the Somerset group of the Alpine Garden Society.  He does at least 20 different talks on alpines, some based on his 20 years' experience of European alpine plant expeditions. 

Monday 15th October

Peter Savage (Bowdens Hostas) talk on ‘Ferns` Peter last came in 2015 to speak on Hostas

Monday 19th November

Gill Hazell (Great Western Gladiolus) talk on ‘So You Think You Know Gladiolus! (Their History, Growing and Showing)’ Great Western Gladiolus, 9 Ash Lane, Wells. BA5 2LT (near Bristol) Note: Gill and her daughter run a gladiolus mail order nursery near Wells. 

 

 

We always welcome new members or visitors and I look forward to meeting you.  Please see local posters or contact us for more details.

For further information phone 01822 852672 or 01822 852984.