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2nd Sept 12-4pm

Knebworth Horticultural Show

Stevenage Garden Centre, Graveley


4th September

Outing to Wisley

Dahlia's at Wisley
Leave Letchworth at 9:15am and arrive back approx. 5:45pm. Members £13, non-members £16. This is the first day of the spectacular RHS late summer show at Wisley.

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5th September

Coffee Morning at Tapps

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8th 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 a produce sale including cakes, jams & chutneys as well as home-grown produce and a floristry demonstration at 3:30. All this plus refreshments with home-made cakes and free entry makes it a great afternoon out for everyone.

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16th Sept 10:30am

‘Children’s Gardening Workshop’

Young gardeners aged 4 to 10 years old learn how to make their own paper plant pot, sow their own sunflower seed, cress head and wildflower pot.
The Seedlings logo with bunting and bees

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20th September

‘Bordering on Insanity’
by Timothy Walker

Creating herbaceous borders with all-year-round interest

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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 fox resting in the sun‘Lovely day!’

Latest News

Coach Outing

The coach trip to RHS Wisley on 4th September is now full. If you would like to add your name to the reserve list, please contact Myra on 01462 621961 or email outings@ldga.org.uk

posted 01/08/18


Trading Store News

For the remaining Sundays of the season the Trading Store closes at 12noon.

posted 31/07/18


Compost Heap

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

Summer 2018 edition now available

Get your copy

Previous editions

posted 09/07/18


Trading Store News

We have just introduced a new line to the store:
• Haxnicks 32 Cell Deep Rootrainers 22cm x 37cm at £6.45 each

posted 11/06/18


Coach Outing

Unfortunately due to lack of interest the coach trip to West Dean Gardens on Saturday 9th June, has been cancelled.

posted 22/05/18


Allotment Mini Plots

Would you like a small allotment?
LDGA have eight 25m² (16ftx16ft) plots available for rent on the Norton Allotment Site off Flint Road, Letchworth.
Follow the link to find out more
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posted 30/04/18


Willow Rods

Dunton Community Garden has bundles of willow rods for sale – 25 rods for £5. The rods vary in length; the longest is around 10ft but can be cut as required.
Email info@duntongarden.org for more information.

posted 16/04/18


Compost Heap

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

Spring 2018 edition now available

Get your copy

Previous editions

posted 15/04/18



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