Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Flowers from the Farm – Home Grown Talent

On Tuesday 19th February we were pleased to welcome Rachelle Merrill who stepped in at very short notice when our scheduled speaker was unable to be with us.  Rachel and her husband run a family Christmas tree, foliage and flower … Continue reading

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Warden Abbey Vineyard – Janet Rose

In May we were pleased to welcome Janet Rose from Warden Abbey Vineyard, especially as she had brought samples of wine for us to taste. Vines were first planted at Warden Abbey in medieval times by the Cistercian Monks. They … Continue reading

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This Month in the Garden – April 2018

There is still snow on the grass as I write and a bitter northerly wind. This is not what we should expect near the end of March but we have the prospect of a return to normal temperatures quite soon … Continue reading

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Bedford National Trust Association Meeting invitation

Bedford NT Association Meeting Tuesday 17th January, 2017 2.30 in the Addison Centre, Kempston Speaker – Mike Brown” The Historic Gardener” Title of talk – ” Death in the Garden” Poisonous plants, Myths, Magic, Passion and Murder. Be warned. Many … Continue reading

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Tea & Coffee Rota

Dear Garden Club Members We are in need of some more helpers to provide the refreshments we all enjoy at each meeting. We have several “vacancies” on the 2014/2015 rota, and would really appreciate some additional volunteers to fill the gaps and be … Continue reading

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New Biddenham Gardeners Association sign

Look out for our new sign in Biddenham Turn, advertising our monthly meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of each month [except August] go to the Home page for details of our next mtg

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British Gardens in Time

For information: BBC4 has just launched a new series on British Gardens in Time Recently shown on 8th April 2014, the 1st program covered Great Dixter & is still available on iPlayer for the next 3 weeks Program #2 will cover Stowe and will be broadcast on 15th April … Continue reading

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To Prune or Not to Prune revisited …

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On a warm summers day, it was like being in the south of France (well almost!) – but the time had come, the lovely Corsican Pine had grown too big for our small garden. A local firm were employed and despite … Continue reading

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