Ardleigh & District Horticultural Society is a friendly organisation which welcomes everyone.  It was founded in 1893 and aims to promote an interest in all aspects of horticulture.

From October 2023 our evening meetings will be held on the second Thursday of every EVEN NUMBERED month (except August).  They are held at Ardleigh Village Hall (Station Road, Ardleigh, CO7 7RS), starting at 19:45.   We have a talk from a guest speaker followed by refreshments and drawing of the raffle.

The Annual Flower & Produce Show in mid-August, at Ardleigh Village Hall (Station Road, Ardleigh,  CO7 7RS), is an open show and always receives lots of positive comments regarding the quality and quantity of the entries.  The 2024 Show will be on Saturday 17th August.  To find out more about the show and for an online copy of the Show Schedule click here

A large plant & cake sale is held for a couple of hours on a Saturday morning mid-May, at Ardleigh Village Hall (Station Road, Ardleigh, CO7 7RS).  The 2024 Plant & Cake Sale will be on Saturday 18th May.

Membership is just £5 a year.  This gives you free entry to all 5 of our evening meetings and free entry to the Annual Show.   You can join at any of the monthly meetings or at the Annual Show (for the next season).


Our next event is our


Saturday 17th August   

Doors open at 2:00pm.    Prize giving at 4:15pm

Ardleigh Village Hall, Station Road, Ardleigh, CO7 7RS



All events are held at  

Ardleigh Village Hall, Station Road, Ardleigh, CO7 7RS



You can join the Society at any meeting or at the Annual Show.


Contact Information

Ardleigh Village Hall
Station Road

Contact Ardleigh & District Horticultural Society