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Whitwick & District U3A

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Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Tuesday, 22 Jun 2021

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Whitwick & District U3A - Gardens Group

This group is for those with a general interest in all aspects of gardening. The programme is varied including visits local gardens of interest, member's gardens for social events, speakers and demonstrations.

Timing

Normally Thursday, approx Monthly.

Programme for 2021

Wed Aug 12th BBQ & Plant Swap Phryne's garden, 12.30 pm

Wed Sep 9th Visit to Aqueduct Cottage, Coleorton

Wed Oct 14th Visit to Tresillion House, Melton Mowbray

Wed Nov 11th Talk, speaker tbc, Thringstone Methodist Hall, 2pm

Wed Dec 9th Christmas Take and Share Lunch, Botcheston Village Hall, 12.30 pm

Gardens 2020

Pictures from members' gardens can be found on this page

Virtual tours.

A group member's garden

Cambridge University Botanic Garden

National Garden Scheme

Brook End garden

Virtual garden tours on House Beautiful. This site uses a large number of cookies which it invites you to accept, but you can decline and it still functions.

Contact

For further information on any of the garden days contact Fran Johnson at gardens at whitwicku3a dot org dot uk

Please note that as an anti-spam measure e-mail addresses on this site are NOT links, but should be manually copied

Pictures

Below are pictures from a recent Gardens event. More pictures are in the gallery.

Dower House, Melbourne - March 2020

The owner standing on a low wall addressing the members

A group of yellow daffodils, with members in background

Trees in foreground and lake behind

Members inspecting a long border with a high stone wall behind

A group of white daffodils with yellow trumpets

Buds about to break on a Magnolia set against a blue sky

Hyacinths of blue, light and dark pink, and pale yellow

 

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