Stone Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Society

Incorporating The Garden Club


Please scroll down the page for details of our Trips, Plant Sale in May and the Annual Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Society Open Show in September. See the Photo Gallery for photos of trips from previous years.

2020 TRIPS

Wednesday 19th February

We have an early trip this year in order to admire the annual display of Snowdrops.

In the morning we will visit Webbs of Wychbold garden centre before heading to  Colesbourne Park for an afternoon guided tour of the snowdrop garden with Sir Henry Elwys.

Cost £30.00 members or £35.00 non-members

Included in price: Entry to Colesbourne Park and guided tour of snowdrop garden followed by home made cakes and tea/coffee.

All other refreshments at own expense, there is a cafe at Webbs or bring your own packed lunch.

Thursday 25th June

The first of our summer visits takes us to Morton Hall Gardens in the morning and then on to Meadow Farm Garden for the afternoon.

Cost £30.00 members or £35.00 non-members

Included in price: Entry to Morton Hall and entry to Meadow Farm garden with tea/coffee and cake after visit

There are no cafe facilities at either visit so you must bring your own refreshments and flask.

Thursday 30th July

Finally, in July we have an all day visit to Coton Manor Garden.

Cost £27.00 members or £32.00 non-members

Included in price: Entry to Coton Manor Garden and tea/coffee and biscuits on arrival

There is the Stableyard Cafe for light lunches or you could bring your own packed meal.

For further information about our trips and visits please email or ask at one of our meetings.



Our 2020 Annual plant sale, general garden plants and vegetables provided by members, will be held on Saturday May 2nd. Doors open at 9.00am and the sale closes at 2pm. Plenty of bargains to be had as we raise money to fund some of our annual activities. See the Photo Gallery page for pictures of the Hall before the Sale in previous years.

The Annual Sale is held at:-

St. Michael’s Hall, Lichfield Street ST15 8BB

Light refreshments are provided and admission is FREE.



Our 34th Annual Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Society Open Show will be held on Saturday 19th September at

Walton Community Centre,LR eddit e(20 of 13)

Whitemill Lane,




ST15 0EQ.

The Show opens to the public at 2pm and admission is FREE. Come and see some wonderful displays.

Flowers are on sale throughout the afternoon. . . .

. . . . for collection at 4pm.

Plenty of free parking on site.

Further details of entry classes and where to send your entry can be downloaded here; and you can download an Entry Form here.

Photos from this year’s Show are on our Photo Gallery page