Following feedback from the Flower, Produce and Craft Show last year, Carole Carter was requested to speak to the members on how to prepare their floral exhibits for the show this year. She judged a highly scented Sweet Pea brought by Dave Chattock as flower of the...
May has been a busy month for gardeners in Dawlish, members have enjoyed the Foraging Walk, Toby's garden festival, two visits to local NGS garden Stonelands, Devon County Show and Luscombe Castle Gardens. To top it all the recent Spring Plant Sale raised a record...
On a blustery day in May the Society made 2 visits (AM and PM) to Stonelands - a local private garden which opens as part of the National Gardens Scheme. Saul Walker the Head Gardener showed us the progress being made around the estate and the workload of the small...
Posy entries in the Spring Flower Show 2018
Our meetings are on the last Thursday of the month at 7.00pm for 7.15pm start, at the Manor, Park Road. Dawlish.
The society has been in existence since 1863 and seeks to promote all aspects of gardening and horticulture, particularly those of interest to its members.
The society organises regular events including talks on all aspects of gardening, visits to gardens and other places of horticultural interest and talks by guest speakers.
We currently have over 60 members and new members are always welcome. Why not come along to one of our events and see if you like us. A full list of this year’s events can be seen by clicking on ‘meeting dates’ above. Alternatively click ‘contact us’ to get in touch with our secretary.
Membership fees are currently £6 per annum, plus an attendance fee for members of £1.00 per meeting. Visitors are charged £2.00. Where an event requires an entrance fee, this is charged separately.