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Hello and welcome to the Capel Horticultural Society website where we aim to provide visitors with information on all that we offer our members and local community. We have tips on gardening and growing as well as competitions and details of all our events as well as some interesting facts about the Society. This site is for members and non-members alike. If you are not yet a member, do please consider joining.

The Society was founded in 1893 its objectives being to “encourage horticulture and the domestic arts”. The Capel community is key to the success and longevity of the Society. The founders would surely be pleased that 125 years on it is still thriving here in the beautiful Surrey countryside at the foot of the Surrey Hills.

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News

January 2022 Garden Tips

Garden notes for January 2022 After the haze of all the Christmas and New Year jollifications, the good gardener starts to look ahead. Even though the garden is asleep, it is surprising just how soon it starts to burst with life. So, think about what was successful last year and ...
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December 2021 Garden Tips

Garden Notes for December 2021 What a wonderful autumn display of colours by the trees in November! Better than any firework display, in my view. Of course it is all down to the weather we have had previously. Now the plants have their winter 'sleep', and it is probably best ...
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Pumpkin Pageant Pays Off!

What a great success this turned out to be. The Horticultural Society issued an invitation to join them on the afternoon of Friday 29 October but had no idea if anyone would actually turn up! At 5.30 we opened the doors and children decked out in fabulous fancy dress were ...
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  • Upcoming Events

    1. Committee Meeting

      February 10 @ 20:00 - 21:30
    2. Committee Meeting

      March 10 @ 20:00 - 21:30
    3. Quiz Night & Supper

      March 12 @ 18:00 - 22:00
    4. Spring Show

      April 10
    5. Committee Meeting

      April 14 @ 20:00 - 21:30

For a full list of News items see our News page