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An outing (Car Share) to Fittleworth House Garden. Friday 12 July 2019. Meet at Fernhurst Car Park (behind Crossfield shops) at 1 pm (Car Share see below) A three acre tranquil country garden featuring working walled kitchen garden with long herbaceous borders and a wide range of fruit and vegetables. Large glasshouse and old potting shed, mixed flower borders, rose beds, rhododendrons and lawns. Magnificent 112ft tall cedar overlooks wisteria covered Grade II listed Georgian house (not open). Wildlife pond, wild garden, long grass areas. £5.50 click here for booking form and further details. (This trip is now fully subscribed)
On Sunday 21st July we are hosting our two yearly Fernhurst Open Gardens. Details are currently being fine tuned. The five gardens will be open to members of the Hort Soc plus their invited friends. Drinks and home-made cakes will be available so do mark it in your diary 2pm to 5.30pm. Members will receive full details via email in the near future.
Local Gardens to visit
West Dean Gardens near Singleton any time.
Woolbeding Garden: NT: Thursdays and Fridays in June - September: open from 10.30 to 5.00pm, advance booking is essential : access is by Park and Ride only, from Midhurst car park. Wisley RHS Gardens -near Woking anytime
The Revels is now a distant memory, but what a successful day. Kind weather and so many wonderful donated plants made us a record profit of £800 this year. I do hope all you purchasers are happy with your new plants. Do come along to any of our evening talks or events especially if you are new to gardening and want to pick up easy tips and advice as well as just sharing the excitement of growing. Many, many thanks to all the kind donors to our plant stall. Happily we were overwhelmed by what arrived, such a vast selection of veg and flowers.
Advance reminder of our Autumn show in the village hall on Saturday 7 September. Staging from 11am, viewing from 2pm, with delicious tea and home made cakes in our show cafe from 1.30pm. Click here for details of classes and are also in membersí schedules. You don't need to be a member to take part and it is a great free community event, so do come along. We hope the Beavers are having success growing on their potatoes that they planted back in Spring.