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About the Group

The group meets at the William Farr Church of England School, Lincoln Road, Welton, Nr. Lincoln, LN2 3JB(map)
Diane Puncheon
01427 800008
For full details visit the Lincolnshire Group Website
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2019 Programme

26th January, 2019   1.30pm start
followed by various 10 minute talks by members about their gardening passions
23rd February, 2019
'Woody Plants that Merit Attention'
Kevin Pratt
23rd March, 2019
'The History of East Ruston Old Vicarage & Gardens'
Alan Gray
27th April, 2019
'The Gardens of Sir Clough Williams-Ellis - Portmeirion and Plas Brondanw'
Tony Russell
11th May, 2019    10am – 12 noon
Plant Fair of Local Nurseries
28th September, 2019
'Topical Tips for the Season'
Andrew Mikolajski
26th October, 2019
'How to grow 2000 Plants in a 20ft x 30ft Garden'
Christine Walkden
23rd November, 2019
'The Trials and Tribulations of a Chelsea Show Garden'
Rosie Hardy
14th December, 2019   12:30pm for a 1pm start 
Christmas Event
Please bring a plate of food or two for joint couple.   
NB: Change of arrangements - paper dinner plates will now be provided.  

2018 Programme

All meetings commence at 2-00pm except where otherwise stated.

27th January, 2018
Ten minute talks by members
24th February, 2018
'Plantaholics Paradise'
Helen Picton
24th March, 2018 
'Adam’s 7 Gold Medal Chelsea Gardens'
Adam Frost 
28th April, 2018    
'Staff only Beyond this Point Please'
John & Gail Summerfield
12th May, 2018  10am - 12 noon
Plant Fair
Local nurseries
22nd September, 2018    
'Being Head Gardener at Grimsthorpe Castle'
Jim Handley
27th October, 2018 
Lecture Day with         
Tom Hart-Dyke
Kathy Brown
Dr Peter Williams
24th November, 2018
'Plant Explorers'
Matthew Biggs
8th December, 2018
Christmas Party

2017 Programme

28th January, 2017
Annual General Meeting at 1.30 p.m.  followed by
'The Drunken Gardener'
Doug Stewart
25th February, 2017
 'Capability Brown's Pleasure Gardens'
​Steffie Shields
25th March, 2017
Helen Yemm
22nd April, 2017
'Unusual Shrubs & Trees for Smaller Gardens'
Kevin Hughes
23rd September, 2017
The Late Show
Andrew Ward
28th October, 2017 
9th November, 2017
Chris Beardshaw
Details to follow
25th November, 2017 
'The Scented Garden'
Rachel Petherham
9th December, 2017
Christmas Party

2016 Programme

23rd January, 2016 1.30pm A.G.M. and
'New, Different & Unusual Plants'
Micheal Perry
of Thompson & Morgan Seeds

27th February, 2016 
'Ashwood Specialities - Hellebores, Salvias etc.'
Howard Drury

19th March, 2016 
Nick Hamilton

23rd March, 2016 7.30pm
'Continuous Colour in the Garden'
Celebrity Speaker Evening Event with Toby Buckland
Tickets £10 - Now on Sale at Meetings

23rd April, 2016 
'Unnatural Gardening'
Peter Williams

Saturday 14th May, 2016 10-12 noon Admission: 50p
Inside at William Farr Church of England Comprehensive School, Lincoln Road, Welton, LN2 3JB
Specialist Nurseries and own members’ plants, Wheelchair access & disabled WCs, Ample parking on-site, Refreshments available.

Wednesday 22nd June, 2016 8.30am - 6.30pm
Coach trip to Thornton Hall Garden
This is a privately owned garden with excellent design and planting.
The cost is £29.00 per person.
Lincolnshire Group members only

24th September, 2016 
'Clematis through the Seasons'
Chris Cox
Taylor's Clematis
Our Photo Competition will be judged

Saturday 22nd October, 2016 from 9.45am to 4pm
'The Glory of the Garden'
Jaime Blake, Andrew Humphris, Dr. John Grimshaw and Heather Russell
at William Farr School, Lincoln Road, WELTON, Lincolnshire, LN2 3JB.
TICKETS for the day are £10 for Lincolnshire Group members. £20 for HPS Members of other Groups.

26th November, 2016 
'Over the Garden Wall'
Joe Whitehead
plus our Craft Fair.

10th December, 2016 12.30pm
Members Christmas Event
Details later

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