Merry Christmas & Happy Gardening The CHS Office will close on Wednesday 21 December at 4pm and reopen Monday 16 January 2017 at 9am.
All About Gardening
We invite you to come along as a guest to our flagship programme, All About Gardening, a two hour programme of information, gardening tips and fun. The programme is held twice a month on the first Tuesday and the morning of the first Wednesday in the month. Discounted entry for members.
The Society’s comprehensive membership programme includes garden awards, education courses, touring programmes, walking groups and loads of advice for gardeners. We also have over fifty Garden Clubs and many affiliated groups.
From Michael Coulter December is the start of the Summer weather and plants are now well into their rapid growth with many of the Spring-planted crops ready for harvest. Many of the pest and diseases that attack our plants will also begin to appear so we will need to take action to mitigate the damage […]
From Michael Coulter Spring weather has at last given us some rain so the top soil now has some good moisture but the sub soil is still dry, this means that we will still have to water our gardens to keep the moisture up where the plants are growing. The warmer temperatures plus humidity from […]
From Michael Coulter Spring is well and truly here. The cherry blossoms are in full bloom and the city is clothed in a kaleidoscope of Spring flowers of all colours and types. We are still in need of rain to get the soil moisture up to a good level for the coming growing season. I […]