Encourages the cultivation of vegetables, fruit and flowers, and encourages cooperation among gardeners. Summer Gardens Competition in Jun (classes for front and back gardens, tubs, window boxes, hanging baskets etc.) and horticultural shows with classes for flowers, plants, vegetables, fruit, flower arrangements and cookery. Organises plant sales and illustrated talks at Burgh House on two Sun afternoons in Nov/Mar. Members receive newsletters detailing all events.
Organises visits to interesting gardens within reach of London.