Designing and Planting a Small Garden’ with Andy McIndoe  

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Ideas on making the most of a small space, tips on selecting the best plants for year round interest and planning for low maintenance. Andy has over 40 years experience in retail and production horticulture – developing Hillier’s chain of stores and 25 Gold Medal awards at Chelsea. Andy also has several books to his name.

‘My Evolving Garden’ with Sue Kent

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BY TICKET ONLY Including her journey to where she is today. Sue Kent is an amateur gardener and a regular on Gardener’s World, joining the BBC2 show in 2021. Sue talks about her disability and her great achievements in the garden.

‘Abundance’- Toby Buckland

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BY TICKET ONLY Best varieties & techniques for bumper crops & beautiful borders. Toby Buckland is an English Gardener, TV presenter and author. He has won RHS Gold and Best in Show for his Ethical Garden at Gardener’s World Live, and was the main presenter from 2008 to 2010 of Gardener’s World.

Creating Beautiful Borders – Wildgoose Nursery

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Location: Colehill Village Hall Covering the principles of good border design: structure, balance, maintenance and above all the plants themselves – which to choose and inspiring ways to combine them. This specialist nursery is situated in an historic Shropshire walled garden. The garden showcases wonderful plants in exuberantly planted borders, together with an understanding of how plants are coping with …

For the Love of Roses – Gillian Taylor

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Location: Colehill Village Hall Includes Dorset AGM Gillian Taylor is an enthusiastic gardener and plantswoman with a passion for roses. This is the story of how Gillian became of lover of Roses so that from having only two a few years ago she has progressed to growing around 250 varieties in her collection. The talk will discuss the diverse types …

Thugs and Wimps in the Naturalistic Garden- Marina Christopher

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Location: Colehill Village Hall Choosing plants with similar vigour for successful combinations. Marina Christopher is a trained botanist and an experienced and enthusiastic gardener and speaker. (plants for sale)

Annual Plant Fair

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Colehill Village Hall Entrance fee: £1. Open to the public, Cash please Reasonably priced plants, many grown by our own members. Refreshments also for sale in the hall.

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The group meets at Colehill Memorial Hall, Cannon Hill Road, Wimborne BH21 2LR. (map).