Talks start at 7.30 pm at The Conference Centre, Askham Bryan College, Askham Bryan, York YO23 3FR
Non-members £5 on the door unless otherwise stated
A talk by Peter Williams
A retired plant scientist Peter will look at the concept of natural gardening including questions as to whether this current fashion is possible, sustainable or even desirable.
Anne Wright botanist from Dryad Nurseries will talk about plants, combinations and tricks to keep your garden sparkling through the winter and spring seasons.
Unusual snowdrop varieties for sale.
An Introduction to Victorian Gardens
Louise Wickham Yorkshire Gardens Trust will tell us what we can learn about Victorian gardens through a closer look at Brodsworth, Grinkle Park and Cragside.
Thursday 9 April
Tips and Tricks for Allotment Gardening on a Budget
Phil Gomersal President of the National Allotment Society
An introduction to the joys of having an allotment and anecdotes and suggestions for running your allotment - or veg plot - on a shoestring.