2016 was a busy year for us with plenty of great events. We even gained a new stall helper- our new Granddaughter Chloe born in Jan 2016! Hoping that 2017 will be a fantastic season and wishing all our customers a successful planting time  🙂

Below is a list of the events and plant fairs that we are hoping to attend in 2017.

Any queries please ring or email me. We can take plants to events for customers if required. Just ask! Tel: 01202 695256  Email…


SUN 9TH…  MAPPERTON HOUSE Beaminster Dorset DT8 3NR  Open 10-4, Entry £3 in aid of Multiple Sclerosis and includes entry to the lovely gardens. This event is always well attended with around 30 stalls selling a good variety of garden plants and ornaments etc.

SAT 22ND…KNOLL GARDENS  Stapehill Road, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND Open 10-4. Free entry to plant fair with a good assortment of stalls at this special event. Entry to the gardens is charged at the normal price, but RHS members are free.

SAT 29TH APRIL…Table Plant Sale…SCUTT HALL Sutton Rd Preston  DT3 6BX Turning is opposite the Spice Ship Pub  Open 10am-12noon. Good assortment of plants for sale at this small event. Free entry- proceeds to Julia’s House. Refreshments available.


SUN 7TH…ATHELHAMPTON HOUSE  Athelhampton Dorchester DT2 7LG  Open 10-3           Entry is £5 which includes entry to the lovely gardens.

SAT 13TH…YARLINGTON HOUSE Yarlington Somerset. Open 10-4                                              Entry is  £3 in aid of local charities.This is a very popular plant fair with over 30 stalls offering a great variety of plants and garden related products.Get there early as it gets very busy!

SUN 28TH & MON 29th…UPTON PARK Plant & Garden Fair…..CANCELLED


SUN 4TH…SOLENT GARDENERS FAYRE…10-4  University of Southampton Sports Ground, Wide Lane, Eastleigh  SO50 5PE

SAT 17TH & SUN 18th…GILBERT WHITE & THE OATES COLLECTION Gilbert White’s House, The Wakes, Selborne, Alton, Hampshire. GU34 3JH  Open 10.30- 5.                    Entry is £6 and includes Gardener’s question time, access to the gardens and house and talks.

THURS 22nd JUNE 11-4…..Open Garden Bindon Mill, Wool   11-4  BH20 6BN



SUN 2ND BROADSTONE FAMILY FUN DAY Broadstone Rec Open 12-4.30

SAT & SUN 15th/16th…Wild Weekend, Avon Heath Country Park

SAT 29th Plant Fair Railway Garden Sturminster Newton 10am- 5pm


SAT & SUN 5th & 6th…Poole Town and Country Fair, Upton Country Park. Both days 10am-5pm

SAT 12th BROADSTONE HORTICULTURAL SOC SUMMER SHOW The War Memorial Hall Tudor Rd Broadstone. Doors open to the public after judging at 1pm and entry is £1.


SAT 2ND & SUN 3RD  DORSET COUNTY SHOW Dorchester Showground DT2 7SD        Open 8.30-6. Tickets can be bought online to get best value.

SUN 10TH ATHELHAMPTON HOUSE Athelhampton Dorchester DT2 7LG Open 10-3

SUN 17TH MAPPERTON HOUSE Beaminster Dorset DT8 3NR Open 10-4