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!

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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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OPEN GARDENS – LONDON FIELDS, E8

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 …

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