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Alliston and District Horticultural Society (Garden Club)

 

ALLISTON AND DISTRICT HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY (Alliston Garden Club)

Welcome to the ADHS web page.  The ADHS was established in 1925.  Our Garden Club has had a rich history in the Alliston community and with the Simcoe County Master Gardeners.  One of our long time members, Ken Phipps, was instrumental in starting up the Simcoe County Master Gardeners.  The Floral emblem of the ADHS is the Gloriosa Daisy, a member of the Rudbeckia family.  Our Newsletter is called "Spreading the Gloriosa News" and is distributed electronically several times throughout the year.  You can also "LIKE" us on Facebook!

  • ADHS meetings are held at  Shilton Hall,  St John's United Church,  56 Victoria Street East, Alliston
  • (Corner Of Victoria and Centre Street across from Shoppers Drug Mart) at 7:15 P. M.
  • usually the 4th Tuesday of the month or as noted in the 2019 General Mtg Agenda, below:

Feb 26:  Photo Show & Speaker Dan Balfour on "Bella Gardens of Italy"

Mar 26:  Monthly meeting and speaker Ron Lougheed from Lee Valley Tools on How to Maintain your Tools

Apr 23:  Monthly meeting and speaker Tara Nolan, on The Raised Bed Gardening Revolution

May 28:  Monthly Meeting, Flower Show and speaker:  D. Peter VanderZaag on Growing Potatoes in China

Jun 25:  Monthly meeting, Flower Show and speaker:  Simcoe County Master Gardeners on Vertical Gardening, Composting and Amending the Soil

Aug 17:  Our Annual Luncheon and Flower Show

Sep 24:  VISITOR'S NIGHT!  Monthly meeting, Flower Show and speaker:  David Phillips, Senior Climatologist with Environment & Climate Change, Canada, speaking on "What's with this Weather?"  Don't Miss it!

Oct 22:  Monthly meeting, Flower Show and speaker:  Anna Suave, Simcoe County Master Gardener, Carefree Roses and Carpet Roses

Nov 26:  Annual General Meeting, Awards Night and Pot Luck Supper!

 

All New members welcome regardless of gardening experience!  Annual membership is $15 per person, $20 per family.  All members receive a 10% discount at many local garden centres, so it's worth while to join!  Please join us!

 

ALL NEW MEMBERS WILL HAVE HIS/HER NAME ENTERED INTO A DRAW AT THE END OF THE YEAR FOR A $50 BOTANIX GIFT CARD!

 

 

 

Last Updated: 2018-12-27