The 1st of March is not only St David’s Day, it also the first day of meteorological Spring and over in our Photo Gallery you will see some lovely Spring flowers starting to appear in our gardens thanks to the beautiful warm and sunny weather we have had over the last couple of February days – even if the nights have been rather frosty.
And as it is St David’s Day we bring you a daffodil (or two) in celebration.
(Although as we’re in England our Welsh members perhaps shouldn’t mention the rugby?!)
There’s a new talk scheduled for today as well.
There are several Zoom meetings planned for March – you can find details about this on our Programme page. – but here is a brief outline –
Monday March 1st – 2.30pm (rooms open 2.15pm) – Talk from Katherine Crouch (Chelsea Gold Medalist) – New tricks for old gardeners – Sponsored by Sutton Coldfield Ladies Gardening Club
Wednesday March 3rd at 7.15pm – “Love & War, How we created our garden birds” Speaker – Kevin Reynolds. Sponsored by Great Bridgeford & District Garden Guild
Wednesday March 10th at 7.15pm – “The Making of Bridgewater Garden: Plans & Progress”. Speaker – Marcus Chiltern Jones. Sponsored by Wolverhampton Horticultural Society.
Thursday March 11th at 7.15pm – “Brilliant Borages” Speaker – Dr. Andrew Ward, Norwell Nurseries. Sponsored by Stone Chrysanthemum & Dahlia Society Garden Club
Wednesday Mar 17th at 7.15pm – Quiz – from Kings Bromley Garden Club
Don’t forget to join our Breakout Room at the beginning and end of the meetings so you can catch up with your friends and fellow members even if, for now, it is only via video.