The villages of Seavington St Mary and Seavington St Michael in South Somerset

Gardening Club


All meetings unless stated are on the 2nd Thursday of the month with indoor meetings held at Seavington Millennium Hall.

Annual subscription: £8.00 – Visitors £2.00

We have a very varied list of speakers, a Plant Sale in May and the village Flower Show in August plus visits in the summer to local gardens. Free refreshments at indoor meetings. Please do come along.

Contact: Karen day, Secretary & Membership, (01460 249728 or karenday30@hotmail.com)

Chair: Lis Tope
Vice Chair, Secretary & Membership: Karen Day
Treasurer: Joy Madge
Speakers: Chris Ginger
Social Secretary & Visits: Jo Culham
Minuting Secretary & Publicity: Kate Mulligan
Promotions & Advertising: Glynis Tipping

Programme for 2017/8

Dec
14
12:00

Christmas Lunch – Details TBC

Jan
11
19:30

Talk: ‘How to prepare vegetables for showing’ Claire Hart
– Flower of the month competition

Feb
8
19:30

Talk: ‘Clematis, how to grow them successfully’ Marcus Dancer
– Flower of the month competition

Mar
8
19:30

AGM
Talk: ‘Dahlias for pleasure and exhibition’ Brian Madder
– Flower of the month competition

Apr
12
19:30

Talk: ‘Late Summer Colour’ Derry Watkins
– Plants for sale – visitor tickets £5
– Flower of the month competition

Apr
16
19:00

Visit to Brimsmore Garden Centre for a talk and shopping with 25% discount

May
10
18:00

Visit: Breach, Shute Road, Kilmington, Axminster, EX13 7ST – Judith Chapman
– Refreshments served at 7pm
– Entry, Tea & Cake £7.00

May
12
10:00

Plant Sale

Jun
14
All Day

Coach trip: Dyffryn Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan

Jun
21
17:00

Visit: Avon Bulbs, Burnt House Farm, Mid Lambrook, TA13 5HE
– Entry, Tea & Cake £3.00

Jul
12
18:00

Visit: Prospect House, Lyme Road, Axminster, EX13 5BH – Peter Wadeley
– Refreshments served at 7pm
– Entry, Tea & Cake £7.00

Aug
11
14:30

Flower Show

Sep
13
19:30

Talk: ‘Grasses’ The Gold Club
– Plants for sale
– Flower of the month competition

Oct
11
19:30

Talk: ‘Madeira, Isle of Flowers’ Alan Easton
– Flower of the month competition and annual presentation of Irene Williams Memorial Plate

Nov
8
19:30

Talk: ‘Berried Treasure’ Jenny Short

Dec
14
12:00

Christmas Lunch
– Details TBC