Successful Open Gardens

Sunday June 30th arrived and so did the sun. It was a glorious day for Stonefield Open Gardens, sunny but without the baking heat of the day before. Over 200 people took advantage of the summer weather and explored the selection of eleven gardens that were open for...

Open Gardens on 30th June

June is traditionally the month when many villages open their gardens to curious members of the public and Stonesfield is no exception. Every two years the committee of the Gardening Club manage to persuade some of the keen gardeners in the village to let us have a...

Miserden visit

June 18th found members of the Gardening Club in Gloucestershire, exploring the gardens of Miserden. After a short introduction from Alison we were able to wander as the mood took us. For a change the rain held off enough for us to see this Gloucestershire gem. The 9...

Burford Open Gardens 8th & 9th June

The biennial Burford Festival is about to start in 10 days time, and on the opening weekend we open the Burford gardens (8th & 9th June from 1 – 5pm) and have 24 gardens open this time. You may have seen some of them – but there are others you have not...

A successful plant sale

We held our plant sale on Saturday 27th April. It was very cold and windy… thanks Storm Hannah! In spite of that we had a huge turnout of buyers who came prepared for both the weather and to take away their purchases. Thanks to the impressive range of flowers, herbs...

Plant sale – Saturday 27th April

Stonesfield Gardening Club are holding their annual plant sale on Saturday 27th April at Fours Acres (on Pond Hill near village shop) A wide range of annuals, perennials, herbs and vegetables will be available at amazingly low prices… as little at 50p! Starts at...

Visit to Waterperry

On Monday 8th April a small group took themselves to Waterperry Gardens to see what there was in the way of spring bulbs. The weather, which had been very damp on the drive over to Waterperry, proved to be kind to visitors. After a brief coffee to set us up, it dried...

In not so bleak mid-Winter

Our March talk, “In not so bleak mid-Winter”, was very well attended as it featured the ever-popular Timothy Walker, chatting to us about how we can bring more colour, scent and interest to our gardens over the winter. Using wonderfully compelling photographs he...

Bridewell Plant Sale – Saturday 13th April

Bridewell Garden are holding a plant sales day on Saturday 13th April from 11am until 2pm This is your opportunity to buy some quality plants to give your garden a new lease of life this spring Cash or card payments Sorry, but there is no access to the gardens on this...

Thanks from New Yatt RDA

Following the February AGM the committee made the agreed donation of £200 to New Yatt RDA. We have received an acknowledgement and a copy of their newsletter highlighting many of their achievements in 2018. We all wish them well in 2019. If anyone wants to find out...