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Ash Horticultural Society: Events 2019

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Programme of Meetings and Events 2019

 

Meetings and Talks in Ash Village Hall at 7:30pm unless as stated - Entry £2

February  
Thurs 28th Meeting: Jacqueline Aviolet - Hardy Geraniums - Competition: House Plant in a Pot
March  
Thurs 28th

Meeting: Sarah Rogers - Riverhill Himalayan Garden (we visit in June) -
Competition: Vase of Daffodils (in your vase)

April  
Sat 6th 10am to 12noon Saturday Social in Ash Village Hall
Tues 16th 5:30pm

POSTPONED EVENT

Visit to Europa Tomato Nursery Ash. Early season start of harvest

Thurs 25th Meeting: Maureen Rainey: Water for Wildlife & Society Plant Sale
Competition: A edible item incorporating Easter egg chocolate
Sat 27th 9:15am

Coach to Pashley Manor Tulip Festival, Ticehurst and to Tenterden

May  
Sun 12th - Wed 15th Garden Tour to New Forest
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Sat 25th

Kent Garden Show Quiz, Ash team in Garden Quiz at Kent Garden Show, Detling - Free double tickets for the show are available

Thurs 30th Meeting: Caroline Halfpenny: Scentsational & Society Plant Sale

Competition: Something from your kitchen garden (eg veg., bunch of herbs)

June  
Sat 8th 9:15am Coach to Riverhill Himalayan Garden, Sevenoaks and Orchard House, Marden
Thurs 20th 7:30pm

ROSE SHOW in the Salutation Garden - Note change of date

July  
Sun 7th 2:30 to 4:00pm - Visit by car to Cherry Tree Cottage, Cooper Street, Ash, CT3 2NP
Thurs 18th Afternoon: Visit by car to - The Orangery, Mystole, Chartham CT4 7DB
Thurs 25th Meeting: Rachel Castle: The Primula Auricula
Competition: Flower arrangement in a drinking glass
Wed 31st 9:00am 9:00am Coach leaves for RHS Hyde Hall Flower Show & Plant Fair
August  
Sat 17th SUMMER SHOW (Deadline for entries Thur 15th Aug)
September  
Thurs 5th Visit by car to Arrive at 6:00pm at:
Doddington Place,
Doddington, Sittingbourne ME9 0BB
Thurs 26th Meeting: Jim Buttress: RHS Judge 65 years in Horticulture
Competition: (Your) Vase of berries and seedheads
October  
Thurs 31st Meeting: 7:15pm AGM

7.30pm Alexander Hunt: of Potash Farm All things Nutty (with items for sale)

Competition: Photograph: Shades of Autumn

November  
Thurs 28th Meeting: Jeanette Lerwill: Designing with plants
December  
Thurs 12th Christmas Social

Ash Horticultural Society: Show Information 2019

Summer Show 2019: Full Brochure

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Summer Show 2019: Rules

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Summer Show 2019: Handy Hints for new flower arrangers

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Upcoming Events:


Meeting: Thursday 31st October
7:15pm AGM

7.30pm Alexander Hunt: of Potash Farm - All things Nutty (with items for sale) Competition: Photograph: Shades of Autumn


Meeting:
Thursday 28th November 7.30pm - Jeanette Lerwill:
Designing with plants


Thursday 12th December
Christmas Social


Ash Hort Events


The National Vegetable Society

Local branch meetings held on 2nd Wednesday of the month at Bridge Village Hall, High Street, Bridge, Canterbury, Kent CT4 5JZ. The hall is open at 7.30pm for tea/coffee and biscuits (£1.00) followed by our meeting at 8.00pm
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Our Activities

We are a very active society. At our monthly meetings we have a speaker followed by free tea/coffee and posh biscuits. Plants and garden related goods are for sale at reasonable prices. We hold a fantastic monthly raffle.

Throughout the year we hold "garden gossips" when we gather to appreciate and enjoy members gardens with tea and cake.

An annual holiday is organised during which we visit gardens further afield.

Various day trips to private and well known gardens are planned through the year with more tea and cake!.

Join Us

To become a member of the Society, just come to any of our meetings to enrol.
The annual subscription is currently £8.

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As well as enjoying our many activities, members can also attend NVS meetings in Bridge.
Members showing their membership card are entitled to a 10% discount (except on sale items) from the local nurseries: Archers Low Nurseries in Ash Road, Sandwich - also at Preston Garden Centre, The Street, Preston a 5% discount (except in café).