Roehampton Garden Society

Visit to RHS Wisley – 18th July

Don’t forget to sign up for the Wisley trip on Tuesday 18th July.

The trip is free. Lifts can be arranged.

We arrive about coffee time and spend a most enjoyable day in the gardens and usually come home laden with  beautiful plants from the garden centre. There is also the opportunity to join a group tour (optional but costing £3) that lasts about an hour. Please contact Pat Dark ( if you would like to come.

The 2017 Summer Show – Captured on Camera and First Prize Winners

Click on a picture to enjoy the picture gallery.

Read the list of  first prize winners summer show 2017

July 2017 Bulletin

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  • Summer Show Report
  • Improve the taste of your tomatoes with seaweed feed or homemade comfrey tea!
  • Why your broccoli tastes better fresh, but other veg improve if stored – some interesting facts from James Wong’s book ‘How to Eat Better’
  • Organic Insectcides at the Store and a homemade blackfly killer recipe

Plus the latest from the National Parks City initiative

Two Plot Inspections in July

Just to let you know that Allotment Plots will be inspected twice during July.
4th July plot inspection is the 4 monthly check for good cultivation.
The 15th July inspection is to recommend entries for the Wandsworth Best Plot competition.

June 2017 Bulletin

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  • Slug traps and control
  • Plan for midsummer planting – it’s not too late for beetroot, sprouting broccoli, florence fennel, lettuce, carrots, and some varieties of squash.
  • All about Rhubarb
  • Recipe: asparagus mimosa salad

And find out about what was judged to be the best allotment site in Wandsworth….

Plus all the information for the June 24th Summer show.