September Show Entries
Fiona Dowle won two cups for her squashes and jam
The Society, formally the Kenilworth and District Horticultural Society was formed in March 1890 to further interest in all matters related to horticulture.
Membership is open to all on payment on the annual subscription. Visitors are very welcome too.
Meetings take place on the first Wednesday of each month, at 7:30pm at Wilton Club House, Senior Citizens Club off Abbey End car park. See the Evening Meetings page for more details
Kenilworth Horticultural Society
Flowers in bloom on the Display Table
Thanks to all the members who brought them
Click here for what is in flower or looking good now
Monica's prize winning geranium with a contender for the consolation prize close by
7.30pm Wednesday 7th March
Jackie Petherbridge is our speaker and the topic isDaffodils. Jackie is President of The Daffodil Society and travels the country as a RHS judge. We are hoping to get a few tips on showing daffodils ready for our Spring Show in April.
Our membership fee is great value at £10 and we hope you will join and enjoy our speakers and shows throughout the year. Membership also gives you 10% discount at Hinton's, Smiths and Russell's Nurseries and on line at www.ashridgetrees.co.uk
Evening Meetings and Outings
The 2018 programme for our evening meetings, together with dates for plant sales and the shows, is on the Evening Meetings page.
Photos of our 2017 outings are on the Outingspage as are details of our first outing of 2018 to the Malvern Spring Show on Saturday May 12th.
The February Club Meeting was the AGM which was followed by a very enjoyable Garden Quiz kindly arranged by Jenny. A short report and details of the new committee members are on the Committee page.. We held our Autumn Show in September and our Geranium Competition in August. You can see photos of the Show entries and winners and the geraniums on the Show page. To read more about our recent meetings click here.
There were four very enjoyable Club visits to members' gardens in 2017 - there are pictures on the Outings Page. A big thank you to Vera, Louise , Barbara and Catherine who opened their gardens for us.
Several members have been bringing flowers for the Display Table which we hope will become a regular feature. Please bring in things that are interesting from your garden to share.