Colourful Penstemon flowers

Welcome to the Radlett Horticultural Society based in Radlett, Hertfordshire, England. For over one hundred years since its first formation the society has been the focus for the gardeners of Radlett, providing advice, supplies, shows, talks and visits to gardens near and far. The Society is affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society.

Reports on 5-day holiday to Warwickshire, based on Stratford-Upon-Avon from 21-25 May; Talk ‘Growing Fuchsias My Way’ by Derek Dexter on 10 May; Spring Plant Sale on 6 May; and Autumn Show on 3 September last year.

Young Gardeners Page   Details of this year’s Autumn Show. Report of the Children’s Classes at last year’s Autumn Show on 3 September, including photographs and results. Report with photos of the Scarecrow Competition held at the Radlett Carnival Fair on 26 June.

Contents:

The Society

Aims, officers, facilities, events, affiliations and location  
How to contact us and how to join the Society.

Calendar of events   and

More About Coming Events

Dates and details of Society and local gardening events

Reports and Features

Reports of events and items of gardening interest

Young Gardeners

Store notes

Facilities, sales and current offers

Comments and links

Comments received from and links to other societies and organisations

This site is usually updated at the end of each month. Comments on the site and proposed changes and additions should be made to the site editor, Peter Cushion.

Updated to 30th June.

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News and advice for younger members

Events in July: Members Garden Walkabout on Sunday 9 July (details as in the Year Book); and Day trip to Barnsdale Gardens with a Rutland Water boat trip on 13 July.

The coach for the trip to Barnsdale Gardens with a Rutland Water boat trip will leave the Old Post Office at 9am.  Booking at the Store until .

Booking for the next Day trip to Merriments and Great Dixter House & Gardens on 17 August will open at the Store on 9 July.

The Show Schedule for the Autumn Show is being distributed to all members with the Summer Weeders Digest early this month. Spare copies are available in the Store or from the Secretary.
A PDF file copy of the Autumn Show Schedule can be downloaded by this link.


New reports this month: day trip to RHS Garden Wisley on 7 June; Society Plant Stall at the Radlett Festival on 11 June and the Mini Flower Show on 21 June

We are sorry to have to advise that the Royal National Rose Society has called in the Administrators and all their activities including the opening of the Gardens of the Rose at Chiswell Green are suspended. This means that bookings to the garden using our affiliated society membership card cannot now be taken.  

Radlett Horticultural Society

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