Abingdon-on-Thames is an ancient wool and agricultural town located in the southern midlands of England, about ten miles south of Oxford.
The objective of the Abingdon Horticultural Society, which was founded in 1885, is to promote the advancement of horticulture generally, and especially among amateur gardeners, by means of talks, demonstrations, shows and otherwise.
The AHS is affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society.
Membership of the Society is open to all who live in the Abingdon area.
Application forms for the trips to the Bishop's Palace English Country Garden Festival on 22nd June, and RHS Wisley on 25th July, have been distributed. Please return your applications as soon as possible to secure a place (NB members only).
The next talk is on 15th May, and is entitled "Year-round vegetable growing". The speaker is Sally Nex. Start time is 7.30pm at the Northcourt Centre.