Meeting Reports 2018

We are pleased to be able to include Meeting Reports on the web site. This will allow Members to remind themselves of what went on or check what they missed! Those thinking of joining the Society can also see the sort of things we hear about at our meetings.

Below is a list of the reports currently available, more will be added as time goes on.

Just click on the link below to open the meeting report.

2018 Nov Meeting - Graham Wagstaff humourously treated members to 'Something Different'; a talk about unusual vegetables, mostly heritage varieties.

2018 Oct Meeting - Chryanthemum, Pot Plant and Apple Members Show - plus "Growing and Showing Daffodils" by John Gibson

2018 Sept Meeting - "Putting Plants in the Picture" - Society President Tony Lee treated us to some of his pictures

2018 Aug Meeting - "Britain in Bloom" - Geoff Bates

2018 July Meeting - "Compost" - Rod Weston gave members an insight into how to produce an addition to your soil to enrich plants – compost!

2018 June Meeting - "Hostas" -  Members were in for a few surprises when Robert Barlow gave a talk about Hostas

2018 May Meeting - "Lilies" - On Tuesday 15th May members enjoyed  a talk given by Lee Woods on the subject of LILIES and some associated plants.

2018 April Meeting - "Gardening through the year" - hellebores, snowdrops and cyclamen. crocuses and irises . Not only in the garden but the whole of the allotment is dug and prepared for planting out the gladioli and the dahlias intended for exhibiting .

Upcoming events

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: Mike Davey

    Topic: Showing

  • Culland Hall Specialist Plant Fair and Open Gardens

    Culland Hall

    Culland Hall Specialist Plant Fair and Open Gardens

    This year the gardens will be open on Sunday 16th June 2019, from 10am to 3pm (new timings). Entrance is £6 (new price) and children are free & free parking.

    Culland Hall, Brailsford, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 3BW

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: David Tideswell

    Topic: Ferns for all seasons

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: Ted Grey

    Topic: Atacama Desert

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Topic: Fifty years of Attenborough Nature Reserve

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: Peter Cooke

    Topic: The big five

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: Don Whitton

    Topic: A calendar of colour

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: Paul Bingham

    Topic: South African birds, beasts and dragons

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Members' Event

    Christmas Party - entry by ticket only (free)

  • Members Meeting

    Moorlands Club

    Speaker: Stuart Dixon

    Topic: Timeless roses

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