Open to all members of the society, the Rock Garden group has a more in depth focus towards flowering plants ranging from alpine, small herbaceous, bulbs to small shrubs. The meetings can take the form of specialist presentations, garden visits, travelogues and occasional hands on activities. For members wishing to develop even greater knowledge and skills, they can become involved in maintaining the societys rock gardens and the propagation of plants. Please refer to the syllabus for meeting sessions and special events.
Meetings will be held on the first Saturday of each month at 2:00pm.
Contact:- Cynthia Sladen 8839 5645
2020 Syllabus & Notices
|1st||Scottish Gardens – Speaker – Cynthia Sladen|
|7th||No meeting – Plant Collectors Sale and Gardening Expo|
|4th||Joint meeting – Rock Garden and Rhododendron and Camellia Groups – Buy, swap and sell.|
|2nd||Plants from your Garden – Bring along something from your garden and tell us about it.|
|6th||Woodland Plants – Speaker – Jane Tonkin|
|25th||UK Gardens – Speakers – Greg, Tracey and Betty Stevens. Combined meeting with AGS Victoria at Olinda Hall – Note – Date and venue.|
|1st||Reticulate Irises – Speaker Jon Ballard|
|5th||No Meeting – Spring Show|
|3rd||Visit to Antique Farm Perennials, Kinglake – Details TBC|
|7th||American and English Gardens – Speaker – Mike Hammer|