Denton a village in South Norfolk, England

Denton Gardening Club logo of a watering can surrounded by the club's nameDenton Gardening Club

Introduction

Denton Gardening Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (though there are occasional exceptions). Between October and April meetings with guest speakers are held in the village hall and in the summer meetings include evening outings locally, perhaps a visit to a garden or nursery, as well as meetings in our own members' gardens.

We also hold an Annual Show, summer outings, plant sales and other events. New members are most welcome so do come along and join us. Details of the current programme appear below.

Chairman: Anne Carden

For Further information about the Club contact:
Anne, 788279.

Meetings

Between October and April meetings with guest speakers are held in the village hall. Previous meetings have been on subjects such as Garden Design, Perennials, Orchids and Container Gardening. Whatever you are interested in there will be something for you!

The summer schedule includes evening outings locally, perhaps a visit to a garden or nursery, as well as meetings in our own members' gardens.

Summer Programme 2017

Our summer programme will begin on Tuesday 16th May.

As usual, the New Season will start again at our October meeting on the third Tuesday, 17th October.

Winter Programme 2016/17

This is what happened last time!

Seed Buying

Every year the Club organises a bulk-buying scheme for seed purchases and obtains a substantial discount on most prices.
Catalogues are provided for members who pass their individual orders, by the deadline - normally the end of November, to the scheme organiser, George Porter.
The seeds etc. are then delivered to George and distributed to members early in the New Year.
The company involved, Fothergills of Suffolk, add a delivery charge to each individual order so for small quantities it may be worth members combining their orders.

For further details contact John Chapman: 788955.

Just click on any of the small pictures below if you would like a larger image!

The Annual Show

An Annual Open Show is held either in July or, more commonly, at the beginning of September.

The 2017 Show will be held on 2nd September.

Full details of the Show Schedule etc. together with an entry form appear on the Show Page.

Records of the winners at previous Shows appear on the Show History Page.

For further information contact:
Anne Carden, 788279.

The following photos are from recent shows – click to enlarge.

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