Llanrhaeadr Garden Club
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Programme for 2017 All indoor talks take place at Llanrhaeadr Village Hall on the 4th Tuesday unless otherwise stated.
January 23rd AGM plus slide show of last year's visits.
February 28th Margaret Herbert 'Gardening on a slope' Local garden designer.
March 28th Peter Anderson 'Why be organic in the garden?' Chairman of Shropshire Organic Gardeners.
April 25th Dr Wolfgang Schaefer 'The making of Cwm Weeg' An NGS garden.
May 10th Visit to Hodnet Hall and Wollerton Old Hall near Market Drayton.
May 23rd Sue Bosson 'The plants that inspired William Morris' The familiar patterns brought to live.
Saturday May 27th Annual Plant Sale in the Village Hall. Our main fundraising event of the year.
Friday June 16th Visit to members' garden. Jane and Robin Firth Emmerson.
Thursday June 22nd Coach trip to Hampton Court Castle and Westonbury Mill water gardens. Both quite quirky gardens to entertain us. Booking essential.
June 27th Barbara Molesworth 'Plants with Attitude' We welcome back a very knowledgeable plantswoman who will aspire us and then sell to us her lovely plants.
May, June, July, September -Garden Visits and Summer Social
Saturday July 1st Members' Summer Social in Llanrhaeadr courtesy of Kate and Fergus Nicoll.
Sunday July 9th Visit to Hurdley Hall, Churchstoke an NGS garden.
Monday September 25th Coach visit The Picton Garden and Perrycroft NGS garden. Herefordshire. Booking essential as above.
September 26th Jon Lewis 'A walk on the wild side' Montgomeryshire's own Ray Mears with something for all of us.
October 24th David Swanton 'The containers of Powis Castle' If you think container gardening is boring then think again and see the work involved in these magnificent displays.
November 28th Dr Michael Jones 'Mistletoe' The facts behind this parasite, the folklore, how and where to grow it.
December Christmas Party Date TBA courtesy of members Di and Peter Crocker.
January 23rd 2018 AGM and slideshow of visits.
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