The group meet at Otley Methodist Church at 7.30pm on the 2nd Tuesday of every month between September and May.
There is a program with expert guest speakers to inspire and inform, an annual plant auction and a Christmas party (see events section).
We have over two hundred members, with over one hundred attending each meeting. Membership is £14 for the year, guest membership is £3 for one evening.
Affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society, the group was formed in January 1947 for the purpose of promoting and extending interest in gardening
Owner of award winning Thorncroft Clematis and son of the original founders. Hopefully this will cover all you want to know about clematis.
Specialist growers who will bring plants if pre-ordered. www.plantagogo.com
Famous author and gardener talking about her life and what she has learnt.
Bring your surplus plants and some money to spend, and be prepared to buy from a good range of members’ own plants, from the sought-after to the “good-doers”. Non-members welcome. Bring your friends.
Over the summer the group runs coach trips to gardens:
Summer 2020 visits included.
20th June Gargrave Open Gardens.
5th July Scampston Walled Garden and Jackson's Wold.
19th July Breezy Knees Gardens and Vertigrow Garden Centre.
Details and Booking Forms 2020 will be available at the January Meeting.