Our Annual Outing will be on the 21st June 2019 to the RHS Garden at Wisley, Surrey.This will be followed by our next meeting on 24th June 2019 (7.30pm, Avonway, Fordingbridge) when we will hold our Members Only Evening Show where a Special Schedule will apply. We will also have a talk by John Negus entitled ‘Summer’s Bounty’.
TABLE SHOW RESULTS TO DATE 2019
Positions up to May 20th 2019
Keith Bennett 24 Points
Chris Bennett 16
Wendy Johnson 10
Sue Hockin 9
Eileen Pearce 9
Harry Brownings 6
Marilyn Giddens 5
Steve Curtis 4
Graham Fry 2
Rosemary Nicholls 1
Debbie Merry 1
Sarah Price 1
Christine Fry 1
The Society’s PLANT SALES will take place on 11h & 18th May from
Following David Manston’s presentation relating to the various Divisions of Daffodils at the AGM in November 2018, the Committee agreed that details of the various cultivars should be included on the website to assist members when considering in which class to exhibit their daffodils at the Spring Show in March.
If there are any queries, please refer them to our Show Secretary, Graham Fry.
The Daffodil Divisions are illustrated below.
The Hampshire Potato Day will be run for the 21st time in Whitchurch at the end of the month on 26th and 27th January.
The event will take the same form as ever with well over 100 varieties of potato seed, with over 20 of them also available as organic seed. The key point is that, as well as having the standard 2.5kg nets, the tubers are for sale individually so you can try as many varieties as you want without having to buy large quantities.
There will be the usual large selection of pea and bean seed, onion, shallot and garlic sets with stalls offering a large selection of vegetable and flower seeds with herbaceous plants and shrubs.
The event is open from
Full details are on the website at www.potato.uk
and there is a poster for the event there with links to videos of previous years.