Autumn in the Pelopennese - Arthur Nicholls - March 5th

Autumn in the Pelopennese - Arthur Nicholls - March 5th

We are very pleased to welcome Arthur Nicholls as our guest speaker in March.

A keen alpine grower and extremely well-travelled, Arthur will be presenting photos and information about one of his trips to this wonderful region that the travel books like to refer to as the mythical heart of Greece.

Do come and join us for this fascinating talk, Raffle and free refreshments.
When
05 Mar 2019 at 7:30pm
until 05 Mar 2019 at 10:00pm
Where
Christchurch Hall
Christchurch Road
EPSOM
KT19 8NE

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Welcome to East Surrey Alpine Garden Society

Alpines are small plants packing a large punch – shrubs, small bulbs, herbaceous plants and orchids from all over the world that are at home in a rock or small woodland garden, hardy in UK winters, or offering stunning displays in an unheated greenhouse or frame.

We're a friendly bunch meeting each month to share and encourage cultivation and interest in alpines. We can offer information and inspiration, with illustrated talks by enthusiastic speakers, often world authorities in their field.

As well as that vital opportunity to pick other people’s brains over a cuppa, you can enjoy our display table, and have a pop at the raffle.

Gardener, photographer, plant hunter, mountain walker, or couch gardener, everyone is welcome. Admission is £1. (Annual Membership just £7). We are affiliated to the national Alpine Garden Society (http://www.alpinegardensociety.net)

We meet
on the first Tuesday of each month at Christchurch Hall, Christchurch Road, Epsom, KT19 8NE . Doors open at 7.15pm for a 7.45pm start.

There is a car park outside the Church. We are 3/4 mile from Epsom Station, and it's 5 minutes on the E10 bus towards Stamford Green, departing from stop N at the station to the Church.

Contact:Bob Charman, (Chairman) for more information: 0208-660-7459 charman678@btinternet.com



Programme of Events for 2019


Tuesday 8 January: "The Most Flowery Places in the World" - Bob Gibbons

Tuesday 5 February: "Gardens of Japan" - Colin Jones

Tuesday 5 March "Autumn in the Peloponnese" - Arthur Nicholls

Sunday 31st March: World of Alpines at RHS Wisley in the Glasshouse Gallery 10.00 am to 4.00 pm

Tuesday 2 April "Geophytes and Flora of Israel and Palestine" - James Miller

Tuesday 7 May "Growing Auriculas for Pleasure" - James Smallwood


June to December talks: Details to follow.



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