: Gardening: Diary.Byline: Peter Surridge
Today: Burton and Rossett Horticultural Society A horticultural society is an organization devoted to the study and culture of cultivated plants. Such organizations may be local, regional, national, or international. Some have a more general focus, whereas others are devoted to a particular kind or group of plants. , flower show, Church Hall, Station Road, Rossett, 10.30am.
National Gardens Scheme, garden open at The Croft, Hightown, 1.30-5pm.
Tomorrow: National Gardens Scheme, gardens open at 29 Tan-y-Bwlch, Mynydd Llandegai Mynydd Llandegai (also spelt Mynydd Llandygái or "Mynydd Llandygai," /ˌmənɨ̞ð'ɬandəga̞i/ and always pronounced with the accent on the final syllable) (from Welsh mynydd , 11am-5pm; Treffos School, Llansadwrn, 12noon-4pm; The Croft, Hightown, 1.30-5pm; Dolwen, Cefn Coch, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, 2-5pm; Cherry Hill, Malpas; Greenhills Farm, Lower Whitley; Gwaenynog, Denbigh; Long Acre, Bunbury, all 2-5.30pm; Arfryn, Pentrecelyn; Hawarden Castle, Hawarden; six Llanasa village gardens, near Prestatyn; Mere Hall, Oxton, Birkenhead; Ness Cottage, Coalpit Lane, Mollington, all 2-6pm.
Monday, June 24: National Gardens Scheme, garden open at St John the Baptist John the Baptist
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Caernarfon Flower Club, demonstration, Nights at the Opera, by Cynthia Hughes of Presteigne; competition, Memories, Institute Buildings, 7pm.
Tuesday, June 25: Padgate and District Flower Club, demonstration, Celtic Legends, by Anne Hughes, Youth and Community Centre, Station Road, 7.30pm.
Argoed Gardening Club, talk, Hardy Ferns, by Dave Downs, WI Hall, Mynydd Isa, Near Mold, 7.30pm.
Llangollen Flower Arrangement Society, demonstration, In Other Words Adv. 1. in other words - otherwise stated; "in other words, we are broke"
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Bebington Flower Society, demonstration, Flights of Fancy, by Pat Thomas, Victoria Hall, 7.45pm.
Wednesday, June 26: National Gardens Scheme, gardens open at Foxbrush, Felinheli, near Pwllheli, 10am-8.30pm and Llanidan Hall, Brynsiencyn, near LlanfairPG, 2-5pm.
Caernarfon Flower Club, demonstration, Feasts and Legends by Sheila Smith of Bucknell; competition, Flowers and Candles, Institute Buildings, 7pm.
Thursday, June 27: Royal Horticultural Society lecture, What's in a Name?, by Peter Styles, Welsh College of Horticulture College of Horticulture, Vellanikkara is one of the ten constituent colleges of Kerala Agricultural University. Kerala Agricultural University is the state agricultural university of Kerala state, India. , Northop, Mold, 1pm (book on 01352-841000).
National Gardens Scheme, garden open at Bryn Celyn, Llanbedr, 6.30-8.30pm.
Friday, June 28: Cheshire and North Wales Orchid Society, plant auction, St Mary's Church Hall, Handbridge, Chester, 7.30pm.
Thornton and Crosby Gardeners' Club, talk, Floral Art, by Val Chown, St Luke's Church Hall, Liverpool Road, Crosby, 7.45pm.
Saturday, June 29: National Gardens Scheme, gardens open at Antur Waunfawr, Waunfawr, near Caernarfon, 10.30-3pm; Bryniau, Boduan, near Pwllheli, 11am-6pm; The Crooke, Aldersey, Coddington, near Farndon, 11.30am-4.30pm.