We have some exciting speakers lined up for 2018. 

1st May 2018 

Christine Bartlett -
Orchid Growing for Beginners

The guest speaker for the monthly meeting on Tuesday 1 May at 7.30 pm in the Village Hall is Christine Bartlett who will be giving a talk on orchid growing for beginners.  She will speak about how to look after your orchids, improving their growth and getting them to flower again.

3rd April 2018 

Philip Oostenbrink -
Head Gardener at Canterbury Cathedral Gardens

The speaker for our next meeting on 3 April at 7.30 pm at the Village Hall is Philip Oostenbrink, Head Gardener at Canterbury Cathedral Gardens. Philip has been Head Gardener at the Cathedral for 3 years and he is a silver medal winner at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show for his Japanese garden based on his national collection of Japanese grasses. He will be giving a talk on the gardens at Canterbury Cathedral, past and present, and will also have plants for sale at the meeting.

6th March 2018 

"Showing Daffodils" - Janine Doulton

Janine Doulton is a national judge for Daffodil shows and will be with us to give a talk on all aspects of showing daffodils, explain what judges look for and how to make sure that you have the best chance of winning the competition.

She is a very experienced judge and both beginners and even experienced daffodil exhibitors should pick up a few tips.  With the 2 spring shows only a few weeks away, this is the ideal opportunity to get a few hints to help you along the way.