Flower and Produce Show Sponsorship

Currell, the estate agents have again kindly agreed to sponsor the show by giving us a donation for every board put up.  If you would be willing to have a board in front of you house please email dbgardeners@gmail.com.   Every board counts as if we get over 30 they increase the donation!


Activities for 2013

In addition to the monthly meetings, the following will be held if there is sufficient interest. A coach trip will be on 29th June, not in May as previously mentioned.  This will be subsidised for members. A behind the scenes tour of Kew on 4th, 5th or 6th of May A tour of City Gardens …

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Christmas Quiz 2012

Message from Celia (our quiz-master) It's just to say a big THANK YOU for the delicious Prosecco (which just happens to be my favourite tipple) - far too good for the workers (let alone an ever-so-'umble quiz master)!  Please could you mention my appreciation to others in the Club?   I was really impressed that …

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Pruning, Cuttings and More

Mike Jackson, once again, gave us an excellent, informative talk. Here are some notes that Barbara Barnett made.: PRUNING: Remove anything Dead, Dying or Diseased Most pruning is best done after flowering and fruiting, in dormant period. Always cut at a sharp angle to allow rain to run off; The bud at the end of …

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RSPB Cockney Sparrow Count

We’re asking as many Londoners to tell us if they've seen sparrows in their garden or local green space between now and 12th July. It's primarily a citizen science project to raise awareness of the sparrow decline but it will also give us valuable info on where colonies are still clinging on in the city. …

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POSTPONED!!! Coach Trip Sunday 10 June 2012

8 June - this trip has been postponed due to the appalling weather forecast.  Watch this space for updates. You can go to open Gardens in London Fields instead - See Below This year we will be visiting two gardens in early summer, Waterperry Gardens and  a smaller garden, The Old Vicarage. Waterperry Gardens was …

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SUNDAY 10 JUNE 2012  2pm to 5pm  61 Lansdowne Drive, 84 Lavender Grove, 36 Malvern Road and 53 Mapledene Road (Tigger) - Combined admission £5 A diverse group of 4 gardens. They are unexpected havens from the city's hustle and bustle, with an exciting range of variety of colours, scents and design.  This year we …