The thriving Bollington & District Horticultural Society holds a Spring Show in March each year, as well as regular monthly meetings.
Hon. Secretary: Mrs. Sheila Franks
Show Secretary: Mrs. Joyce Burton
The Bollington & District Horticultural Society meets at 7.30 pm on the 3rd Thursday of each month (unless otherwise stated) at The Community Centre, Ovenhouse Lane, Bollington SK10 5EY. Members £l.50 Non-Members £3.00. Subscriptions due in January.
We hold a Spring Show in March each year. The schedule is obtainable via the link below but only once it is published a few weeks before the show, or from the Secretary. Non-members always welcome at meetings.
Spring Show will be held on Saturday 14th March 2020 at Bollington Civic Hall. SCHEDULE
Autumn Show – please note that there will be no show in September 2020
For more information call 01625−420248 or email.
- A Partnership with the Alpine Garden Society, Thursday 16th January 2020
Bob Worsley with the story of cyclamens, hepaticas and snow drops.
- AGM and Chrysanthemums, Thursday 20th February 2020
Trevor Lawrence co-owner of Chrysanthemums Direct will instruct us how to grow, propagate and produce fantastic blooms.
- Fifty fourth Spring Show, Saturday 14th March 2020
Bollington & District Horticultural Society & Flower Club Show
at the Civic Hall, Bollington. 2–4.00pm.
- Dunham Massey, Thursday 19th March 2020
Emily Chandler, Head Gardener will give us a brief history of the gardens and talk about the winter garden and the gardens through the seasons.
- To Be Arranged, Thursday 16th April 2020.
- Plantagogo – Chelsea Gold Medal winners in Crewe, Thursday 14th May 2020.
Afternoon trip with a tour of this nursery followed by a drink and cakes. Cost £8.50 per head + the cost of the coach.
This nursery specialises in heuchera, heucherella, tiarella and other perennials.
- Heritage Roses and Unusual Perennials, Thursday 21st May
A talk by Jean Haywood from Woodseaves, a specialist plant nursery.
- Day trip to Breezy Knees, Yorkshire. Date in June to be arranged.
- To be arranged. Thursday 16th July 2020.
- Trip to Southport Flower Show, Thursday 20th August 2020.
- To be arranged. Thursday 17th September 2020.
- Stella Exley’s Journey to Chelsea, Thursday 15th October 2020
Stella from Hare Spring Cottage Plants holds the National Collection of Camassias.
- Lower Moss Wood Nature Reserve, Thursday 19th November 2020
A talk by Ray Jackson, ‘The Hedgehog Man’.
- Christmas Dinner, Thursday 3rd December 2020.