Must Have Summer Perennials
The highlight of the Grand Gardening Day.
Nick Hamilton is the son of Geoff Hamilton who was BBC Gardeners’ World chief presenter for many years. Nick is a garden designer in his own right and owner of Barnsdale Gardens in Rutland. Well-respected throughout the horticultural world after many years of medals at RHS Chelsea Flower Show Nick and his team struck Chelsea Gold in 2016 for Barnsdale Gardens – Past, Present and Future.
The Grand Gardening Day. From 10am – 4pm
Join us at The Ropewalk for a Grand Gardening Day. Whether you are a novice or have a full set of green fingers there will be something for you. Stalls include Hardy Garden Society, Barton Allotment Society, Roanne Nurseries, Westshore Nursery and Woodland Plants. There will also be garden related art, practical garden essentials, refreshments and talks. So if you are looking to make the best of your garden this summer come along and pick up some tips and more than a few plants!
Talks in Ropery Hall:
10.30am Pam Tatum
‘Combinations Underwear and a Few Suspenders’
Ideas and tips on getting the best plant combinations to work for you.
11.30am Gail Summerfield
‘Summat for Nowt’
Gail from Westshores Nurseries demonstrates some low tech methods for propagating plants.
2pm Nick Hamilton
Date of event:20th May 2018
Event details:SPOKEN WORD, THEATRE