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Welcome to the Caversham Horticultural Society web site.

We hope that you will find our web site information useful.

Forthcoming Events

We are very pleased to say that we are now holding our talks in person and we have outings planned this year.  Our first outing is to Winterbourne House and Garden on Saturday 14th May.

Our trading shed on Oakley Road is open as normal (every Saturday morning) from the 5th of February 2022 (potato day) until the end of October.

Next talks

Our next talk is at our new venue, St Anne's Catholic primary school on Washington Road.    On Wednesday 25th May Gillian Taylor will be telling us all about roses in her talk "For the Love of Roses".  The doors open at 7:30 and the talk will start at 7:45pm.  There will be refreshments available after the talk.

Autumn Show

Our Autumn Show will be on Saturday 10th September 2022 - and we hope to see lots of visitors enjoying the show, buying plants and bulbs and taking the opportunity to enjoy home made cakes and refreshment with their friends.

Click here to see the results of the 2021 show

Click here to see some photos of the 2021 show

Click to download the Sep 2022 show schedule if you fancy your chances for 2022!

Trading Shed

Our Trading Shed on Oakley Road is open every Saturday morning from 10am to 11:30am, from the beginning of February to the end of October.   We sell everything for your allotment and gardening needs and we are confident you will be pleasantly surprised by our prices (and expertise!).  We have seed potatoes in stock, ready chitted for planting.

The shed is well stocked with fertilisers, both organic and chemical, as well as seed and potting compost and award winner farmyard manure (always a popular item).  Don't buy cheap compost from DIY stores, buy our top quality makes - your plants will thank you for this by producing better growth, flowers and crops, inlcuding RHS recommedned peat free compost. We also stock a variety of pest control products and other sundries like garden canes.  Don't forget our shed stewards will transport your heavy goods to the boot of your car as part of our old fashioned customer service.

Next Plant Sale : 14th May 2022 at Oakley Road allotments 10-11am.

Who we are

We are a gardening club of around 400 members in Caversham, Reading, Berkshire.  Our aims are to enjoy gardening and to help and encourage others to do so too.  We are affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society.

Our members enjoy the following benefits

bulletA programme of talks and slide shows with refreshments available
bulletBi-monthly newsletter full of hints and tips for keen gardeners
bulletUse of our Trading shed for good value products and free advice
bulletEvents including Plant Sales, Coach Outings and our Autumn Show
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Discounted entry to RHS gardens at Wisley, Rosemoor and Hyde Hall  (member plus one guest)

Contact Information

Click here to find out how to join us.

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