2022

Our programme for the year

Winter/Spring events at Paxton Hall


14 Jan – Annual General Meeting followed by a talk from Stella Exley of Hare Spring Cottage Plants, National collection holder of Camassia, Sidalcea and Uvularia

‘All I ever wanted to do is grow plants!’


11 FebTalk by Lachlan Rae, current head gardener at Gresgarth Hall

My life in gardening’


11 March – Talk by Jeanie Jones

‘Primula I have seen in the wild’


8 April – Talk by James Hitchmough

‘Hunting for interesting plants in China and South Africa’


13 May – Plant Sale or Auction


Garden visits – (details to be arranged):



Autumn events at Paxton Hall


26 August – Plant Forum


16 September – Talk by Ken Black of The British Clematis Society:

‘Clematis for year-round colour in your garden’


14 October – Talk by Diane Clement of the Alpine Garden Society:

‘The dark months – not just snowdrops!’


11 November – Talk by Tracy Foster, Chelsea Gold Winning Garden Designer

‘From Eden to Titchmarsh and beyond’



9 December – Christmas Social