About Barrow and District Garden Club...

Flower and Vegetable Shows have been held in Barrow for well over a hundred years, the first in 1899. The present garden club grew out of the Flower Show Committee and started in 1966 after meetings at Brooms Barn and visits to the Chelsea Flower Show

The objective of the Club is to promote the good cultivation of gardens and allotments by:
      Holding meetings for lectures, discussions and demonstrations
      Holding Shows and Competitions
      Making outings to places of horticultural interest
      Assisting members in the purchase of horticultural goods and materials

The Clubis affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), affiliation number 10563168.

Meetings
We meet in Barrow Village Hall on the second Friday of each month at 7.30pm.

Shows
The Summer Flower Show is held in Barrow Village Hall on the second Saturday in July and the Autumn Flower Show is held on the first Saturday in October. See the Show page for entry details and schedule

Outings
In June we take advantage of the long summer evenings and our Friday meeting takes the form of a visit to a local garden, nursery or other place of horticultural interest.

Seed Purchase
The Society has arranged a special discount with Mr Fothergill's seeds. Seeds should be selected from the normal catalogue. Fill out the Order Form and pass it to the Treasurer. Payment is due when the seeds arrive. See Seed Purchase page for more details.

Discounts
Local Garden Centres, offer discounts to members on plants and accessories, on production of a current membership card.
These change from time to time, so please see this years membership card for details