Cheltenham Horticultural Society

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Welcome to our programme of talks which take place each month at 7.30 pm in  Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Gloucestershire, GL51 4TB

Please note this chart may show talks in more than one year so please check the year in the date column.

Year and Date TitleSpeakerDescription
2021 - October 14thPlanting Pots for WinterHarriet Rycroft

A notorious pot planter, professional gardener and writer, Harriet will  give us an illustrated talk about gardening in containers for the Winter and Spring.

2021 - November 11th

2021- December 9th
Christmas Social and Quiz

2022 - January 13th

Winter Into SpringJulie Ritchie

2022 - February 10th 

Summertime in Western ScotlandMary Fenton
2022 - March 10th

Title to be ConfirmedHoward DruryHoward is one of our favourite speakers and always gives a really interesting talk which gives you new ideas on his subject. He also brings along some wonderful photographs. 
2022 - April 14th

David Austin Roses
Mervyn Reed
Mervyn will take us through the  work involved in creating  the famous range of varieties that is David Austin
2022 - May 12th

The NGS in Gloucestershire

Vanessa Berridge

2022 - June 9th

Islamic Gardens
Nathalie Mignotte
Nathalie will look at the relationship between faith and landscape and their influence on Islamic garden design: use of geometric pattern, water and also the symbolism of some plants
2022 - July 14th 
Ornamental Grasses
Robin Pearce
Ornamental Grasses - Ornamental Grasses can create new dimension to a garden, providing a naturalist feel with a great sense of movement. The talk will explore the range of grasses available and providing a guide on how to grow and use them effectively.
2022 - August 11th
Tales From the Potting Shed
Katherine KearThis is a fun look at the ‘what to do or not do in the garden’. Some of the oldest garden advice was not found in a gardening book, but from the wisdom of green-fingered gardeners from long ago.
2002 - September 8th
2022 - October 13th
2022 - November 10th AGM