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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

 

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 2018

 



JANUARY 18th (Thursday) 2.30pm

    Martin - 'Vercors, a Secret Corner of France'

    A talk by Mike Read

 

FEBRUARY 8th (Thursday) 2.30pm

Damerham - 'Gardens and Flowers of South Island, New Zealand. 

A talk by Rosemary Legrand

 

MARCH 4th (Sunday) 10.30am - 1.30pm

Damerham - POTATO DAY (and other plants)

 

APRIL 7th (Saturday) 2.00pm - 4pm

Damerham - SPRING SHOW

 

MAY 12th (Saturday) 2.00pm - 4pm (please note new date)

Martin Plant Sale -Garden location will be announced shortly. 

    Locally grown plants for sale, other stalls, refreshments, raffle

    

June 14th (Thursday) 6.00pm

   Members Summer Garden Party

 

JULY 28th (Saturday) 

Damerham - SUMMER SHOW - Held in the Marquee at the Damerham Fair

NB. Members must showe their membership card at the gate to allow free admission 

    to this event 

 

AUGUST 9th (Thursday)

    Coach trip to Ashe Park, Overton. Details to follow

 

SEPTEMBER 27th (Thursday) 7.30pm (please note new date)

Damerham - Autumn Flowering Perennials'

    a talk by Rosy Hardy from HARDYS COTTAGE GARDEN PLANTS, Whitchurch, Hants

 

OCTOBER 18th (Thursday 7.30pm

Damerham - AGM 

Preceded by drinks and nibbles

    Followed by a talk on 'Japan' Chrissie Owen talks about her travels around the beautiful 

    country during the Spring

 

NOVEMBER 15th (Thursday) 7.30pm

Damerham - 'Fuchsias'

a talk by Derek Dexter

 

DECEMBER 6th (Thursday) 7.30pm

Damerham - (Christmas Social) (drinks and nibbles) and Gardeners' Questions

 

 

 

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

 

Admission to talks for non-members is £3.00