South Chilterns Gardening Group was set up in 1997 it covers an area of about a twenty mile
radius around High Wycombe, encompassing an area of clay, flint and chalk.
2015/16 membership is £15 per year single or
for anyone living at the same address together) this includes a quarterly
newsletter, diversified events throughout the year which are discounted
opportunity to carry out surveys of local nurseries,
products and suppliers, to take part in local trials and
also to meet face to face people in your area who love
gardening, whether they have a window box or a large
garden. If you would like to join please send a cheque made out to South
Chilterns Group to Pauline
Squire,144 Chartridge Lane, Chesham Bucks. HP5 2RH,
here to download an Application form in Microsoft Word.
here to download an Application form as a .pdf file.
South Chilterns Gardening sells plants at
Farmers' Markets and Boot Sales. Margaret Wilcox is the co-ordinator e-mail email@example.com.
If you can help at any time please contact
Margaret 01628 486497, also if you have plants or produce to sell. It is a
very pleasant morning out, if you are free either regularly or just
EVENTS - Summer
For coach trips, the coach usually has pick up points at
Chartridge near Chesham, Beaconsfield (the Greyhound) and
Maidenhead (Braywick) depending on the destination.
20th March 2018
Janet Honour and Patricia Thirion
at The Fitzwilliam Centre, Windsor End, Beaconsfield, HP9 2JW.
members and £5.00 non-members
interesting ladies have an established garden design practice
and created 6 gardens at Chelsea. I am sure they will be very
come along. Tea and Cakes available. Join me for a pub
26th April 2018
trip to RHS Garden Hyde Hall and Furzelea, Bicknacre Road,
members - £31.00 non-members..
Windsor End, Beaconsfield HP9 2SG at 9 o’clock, picking up
from the top of my
at approx. 9.30.. Hyde Hall can speak for itself but with 300
acres, there will be
for everybody. We move on to Furzelea after lunch. This
has lots to admire! , especially tulips. The Victorian country
house is surrounded by a
garden designed by the owners to provide maximum all year
round interest. The colour
coordinated borders and beds are enhanced with topiary,
grasses, climbers and many
unusual plants. The garden is divided into different themed
areas linked by arches and
walkways. From the 'Allium Alley' down the camomile steps to
the pond and on down to
the lower vista.
11th June 2018
Orchard House, Tower Road, Coleshill, Amersham, HP7 0LB 2.30
members £13.00 non-members £14.00 incl. refreshments.
may like to join us for lunch at The Plough, Winchmore Hill,
just 2 miles away.
tick the box on the booking form if you wish to do this.
is a 5 acre garden whose owners are very keen on encouraging
wild life with
a wild flower meadow etc. There are also numerous raised beds
12th July 2018
Coach Trip to Hever Castle and Penshurst Place.
indicate your interest (or otherwise).
13th August 2018
Yourself visit to the Deepwood Stud Farm, Henley Road,
o’clock. Cheese & wine and garden visit
Members £11 - non-members £12
acres of formal and informal gardens. Small lake with Monet
style bridge, other
features, classical statues, and follies. Woodland walk.
you are interested in taking part in any of the events, contact
Buslins Lane, Chartridge,
Chesham. Bucks HP5 2SN
you require more information you can contact Helen Turner on 01494 782
349 or Fax 01494 785193 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
can also pay by Bank Transfer if you join the group. Click
for Application Form