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

August 2020 Garden Tips

July 30, 2020

Garden Notes for August 2020. Shrubs like deutzia, philadelphus and weigela – or any that have been flowering through June, July and early August, should be pruned now, or as soon as they have finished flowering. Shorten any exceptionally long…

Allotment Competition Results

July 12, 2020

The Capel Show Committee was so disappointed not to be able to hold our wonderful annual show this year but the standard of the allotments that we have just judged lifted our spirits enormously. The judges were unable to remember…

July 2020 Garden Tips

June 29, 2020

Garden Notes for July 2020. It will soon be mid-summer and many of the earlier flowering perennials start to look rather forlorn. It may be worth your while to be ruthless and cut back foliage that is straggling. In particular,…

Help the Gardener’s Charity, Perennial

June 16, 2020

This worthwhile charity has organised an online gardening competition. Details can be found on their website at This competition involves sending in photos of your garden with a £5 entry fee to fulfil one of the 10 different categories.…