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Damerham and District Horticultural Society

(Society affiliated with the Royal Horticultural Society and The Daffodil Society) (Covering Martin, Rockbourne, Sandleheath, Whitsbury as well as Damerham) Interested in gardens and gardening? Why not join our Society and come along to talks and events including a Spring Show and Summer Show, as well as a Potato Day, a Plant Sale, a coach trip and summer party. Membership costs £5 per individual or £8 for a couple and entitles you to free admission to the talks and Shows, discounted seed purchases and a newsletter giving details of garden visits etc. Talks are in Damerham village hall except for the January meeting which is in Martin. Want to join? Send your cheque (payable to Damerham and District Horticultural Society) to Carolyn Andrews, Old Channel Hill Farmhouse, Damerham SP6 3HH, phone her on 01725 518802 for further details or look at the website www.ddhs.co.uk

Damerham and District Horticultural Society

www.ddhs.co.uk 

Calendar of Events for 2017 

Date and Time

Speaker

Subject

Place

Thursday 19th January

2.30pm

Michael Lock

Talk with slides on

"Madeira Island of Flowers"

Martin Village Hall

 

Thursday 23rd February

7.30pm

Gwynne Davies

Talk with slides on

"The History of Daffodils"

Damerham Village Hall

Sunday 5th March

10.30am - 1.30pm

POTATO DAY

DDHS in conjunction 

with Pennard Plants

Sale of 60+ varieties of single tuber potatoes, onions, garlic, heritage seeds, fruit trees, soft fruit, everything for the kitchen garden.

Damerham Village Hall

Saturday 8th April

2-4pm

SPRING SHOW

Classes for daffodils, spring flowers and flowering shrubs, children's classes, Floral Art, Cookery and Handicraft

Entries welcome from non-members and children  Entrance £1, members free.

Damerham Village Hall

 

Saturday 13th May

2 - 4 pm

MARTIN PLANT SALE

Sale of plants and other stalls in aid of DDHS and local charities

Lime Trees Farmhouse, Martin

Thursday 25th May 7.30pm

Susannah Applegate

Talk with slides on

"Paeonies and Irises"

Damerham Village Hall

Saturday 29th July

DDHS SUMMER SHOW

Annual Show (part of Damerham Village Fair) Free Entry to DDHS members.

Classes open to non-members and children

Cricket Field, Damerham

Thursday 19th October

7.30pm

AGM and talk by Stewart Pocock

Talk with slides on

"Roses"

Damerham Village Hall

Thursday 9th November

Christine Stones

Talk with slides on

"Plant Hunters"

Damerham Village Hall

 

There is no charge for members to the indoor meetings, but contributions are invited towards the cost of refreshments.