Programme 2022

We are pleased to present the programme for 2022 which we hope members, and visitors, will find interesting and enjoyable.

Monday 3rd January  –  Michael Myers – Snowdrops and Snowflakes

Monday 7th February – Wim Boems – Snowdrop Companions

Monday 7th March – Ben Newell – Worcester Terrariums to include a practical demonstration

Monday 4th April – Kathyrn Robey – Visual Tour of the Dorothy Clive Garden

The Michael Jefferson-Brown Spring Flowering Bulb competition; see notes below

Monday 2nd May – Cardoc Doy – Plants Behaving Badly

Monday 6th June – Doug Stewart – The Way We Were

Monday 4th July – Mary Fenton – Summertime in Western Scotland

Monday 1st August – Jim Jermyn – Branklyn Gardens

Saturday 13th August – 78th Annual Flower and Produce Show

Monday 5th September  – Nick Morgan – Productive Years in a Small Greenhouse

Monday 3rd October – The Percy Picton Memorial Lecture (Tickets £15)

Jimi Blake – “A Beautiful Obsession”

The Ernest Ballard Aster Competition; see notes below

Monday 7th November – An evening with Reg Moule

Monday 5th December – AGM followed by Adrian James – Four Seasons and a Festival

 (Note: AGM at 7pm, Lecture starts at 7:30pm)

2023

Monday 2nd January – Tim Kaye – Fungi: The Forgotten kingdom

Notes

The Michael Jefferson Brown Competition is for members only; there are two classes
1. Pot or container of growing flowering bulbs, corms or tubers.
2. Vase/container of cut flowers grown from bulbs, corms or tubers.
One entry per person in each class.
Exhibits are judged on quality and presentation. The Trophy
will be awarded for the best overall exhibit.

Annual Flower and Produce Show
Held in Colwall Village Hall from 2pm to 5pm; it has open classes.
The schedule is available at the April meeting.

The Percy Picton Memorial Lecture
Admission by ticket only.
Reception from 7pm.

The Ernest Ballard Aster Competition
A vase of Michaelmas Daisies (perennial asters) of preferably
mixed varieties. The Trophy will be awarded to the best exhibit.