Capel Horticultural Society

Summer Show Schedule

Capel Horticultural Summer Show Schedule for 2016

How to become a member of the Society

Anyone wishing to exhibit at the shows must be a current member of the society. Membership must be renewed each year and expires on 31 December. You can renew or become a Member at the Spring Show, the Plant Sale or with the entry form for the Summer Show. The membership fee will again be reduced to encourage more entries for our shows. Membership: Adults, 50p; Children under 13, free. No membership cards will be issued as there will be no free entry to shows Admission price to shows will be as advertised (no concessions for members).

Annual General Meeting
This is held once a year when the Officials of the Society are elected and any matters concerning the Society can be discussed. (see Rules of the Society).

All members are very welcome to attend.

Recent News

January Garden Tips

January 16, 2018

Garden work for January 2018. Flower garden Christmas is over and it is time to start getting down to the reality that is gardening.  There is no better way of getting back into shape than by engaging with your plot…

Happy New Year!

January 2, 2018

Capel Horticultural Society would like to wish all its members a very Happy New Year. Details of our 2018 events and activities coming soon! Photos from our “Decorate a Christmas Tree” and “Christmas Wreath Making” events are available to view…

December Garden Tips

November 30, 2017

Garden work for December. Flower garden Check that evergreen climbers planted against a wall have access to sufficient moisture If there is a mild period without much rain, cut lawns if necessary. Take hardwood cuttings of deciduous shrubs like Callicarpa…

November Garden Tips

October 31, 2017

Garden work for November. Flower garden Tulip bulbs are best planted in November for spring flowering. Rake up leaves from the lawn and stack them in a chicken wire cage to make a good soil conditioner.  It is important to…