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14th September

Autumn Show

Come and see our displays of flowers, fruit, veg and handicrafts– better still why not put in an exhibit or two yourselves; you don’t have to be an expert to join in. Both members and non-members are welcome to enter and there is a trophy for best newcomer.

Flowers from the autumn show

There will again be demonstrations and a plant/produce sale including cakes, jams & chutneys as well as home-grown produce. All this plus refreshments with home-made cakes and free entry makes it a great afternoon out for everyone.
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19th September

‘Supper and a talk about
‘Fuchsias’ by Nick Dobson’

A supper of lasagne, salad and chips is followed by a talk about ‘Fuchsias’

Fuchsia plants

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2nd October

Coffee Morning at Tapps

If you haven’t been before; make this first one.

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13th October

Seedlings Autumn Workshop

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Activities include: Harvesting pumpkins, sowing autumn sown veg such as board beans, onions and peas, tidying the plot for winter.

Seedlings pumpkin harvest

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17th October

‘The Swiss Garden,
Old Warden’

A talk about the gardens by Bev Bond

Front cover of 2019 Show Schedule Front cover of 2019 Trading List Front cover of summer Compost Heap

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See Trading List

See Compost Heap

Welcome to LDGA

Letchworth District Gardeners Association (LDGA) was formed in 1906 to promote horticulture to the residents of Letchworth Garden City and the surrounding areas. Today, we have around 700 members with a keen interest in gardening of all types – flowers, fruit and/or vegetables, grown either at home or on an allotment.

Take a look at some of the things around at the moment.

Become a member

What can we offer you?

Join now

  • monthly evening talks on wide range of garden related topics
  • summer outings and events
  • monthly coffee mornings
  • two produce shows per year
  • quarterly Compost Heap newsletter
  • best prices on all your gardening products at our members only trading store
  • 10% discount off all items from the garden centre and tea room at Tapps
  • ‘Seedlings’ children’s gardening group.
  • ‘Mini Plot’ allotments for hire.
  • All for only £5 per household per year

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Member’s pic of the month

A robin sits on a post

Latest News

More Store News

Broad bean seedsAutumn sown seeds now in.
• Broad Beans
• Peas
• Green Manure
• Sweet Peas

more info>

posted 09/09/19

Store News

Onion setsAutumn onion sets in stock from 1st Sept.
• Radar
• Shakespeare
• Senshyu Yellow

more info>

posted 25/08/19

Seedlings Workshop

Gardeners, young and not so young all enjoying a story at our most recent Seedlings Workshop on the 18th August.

Story telling at the Seedlings Workshop

posted 18/08/19

Garden Visits

Our recent garden visits to RHS Hyde Hall and Beth Chatto proved to be very popular with both coaches fully booked.

A view at Beth Chatto's garden

posted 16/08/19

Store News

For information about ordering next years seed potatoes and changes to how New Horizon All Purpose Peat Free compost is supplied go to the Trading Store page.

more info >

posted 11/08/19

Compost Heap

Front of latest Compost HeapKeep up with all the news and info with the association newsletter

Summer 2019 edition now available

Get your copy

Previous editions

posted 25/07/19

Summer Show

See our facebook and gallery pages.

updated 19/07/19

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