Garden Group

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Rosefield Garden Group – meet each Month at the Church on a date and time to be advertised………

Rosefield Memorial Garden

Plans for the Memorial Garden have been placed on the notice board in the foyer. These plans are in the concept stage only and we are seeking comments or suggestions from interested members and users of this space. The Rosefield Garden Group will be responsible  for carrying out the work ( with lots of help we hope ) working with the Property Committee. If you would like more information, feel free to speak to a member of the garden group ( Beryl Solly, John Carrangis, Alice McCleary, Marj Stewart, Betty Hall and Joan Hughes )

3 Crepe Myrtle trees planted November 6th 2015 in Courtyard of Church……



1st. outing Friday 10th March 2017 will be held at the Eldridge’s home at 10.30am. Please bring a small plate to share.

2nd. outing Friday 28th April at 10.30am – noon. Preparing a new vegetable garden for first-time gardener.See Newsletter or directions.

3rd. outing Friday 26th May at 10.30am at Pip Nash’s home in the Adelaide Hills. Pip has constructed many retaining walls, steps to make the site usable. Meet at Church at 10.00am for car-pooling or meet at Pip’s place at 10.30am at 4 Priory Place Upper Sturt. Wear sturdy walking shoes if you wish to venture down slopes. Please bring a plate for morning tea to share.

4th. outing Friday 30th June meeting at the Church at 9am for car pooling to visit Fleurieu Peninsula Day Trip at Wellington. Return by 4pm. To visit Pangarinda Botanic Garden of over 30ha of native gardens. See Newsletter for more details………….

5th. outing Friday 28th July at 10.30am, will be gathering at the Church ( Room 1-2 ) as the weather is so cold we will have  a talk on ”Gardens of England” – the Saffron Walden area, which includes a virtual tour of Audley End, one of England’s historic country houses.   Please bring a small plate to share for morning tea. 

6th. OUTING this month ( Friday 18th August ) will explore the Windsor Street Linear Park – originally a flood mitigation project along a natural creek. The walk is flat which extends from near Living Choice on Fisher Street to Marion Street off Duthy Street – approx. 1km in length. Meet at Henery Codd Reserve at 10.30am. I am hoping to have an Unley City Council parks manager to speak to us. As usual please bring a small plate for morning tea to share. 

7th. OUTING this month is Friday 29th September at 10am. We will be visiting Alex Solly’s garden at 13 High Street Unley Park. Alex’s garden includes magnolias, roses, astilbes, several types of viburnum, camellias, spring bulbs and forest pansy trees – You will also see the Rolls Royce chookhouse and a small veggie patch, plus ideas for pool landscaping. See you there at 10am and please bring a small plate to share for morning tea.  

8th. OUTING this month will be on Friday 20th October at the Botanic Gardens, led by Director, Dr Lucy Sutherland, who will give us a personal guided tour of the western section and includes the Palm House.

9th. OUTING will be at Carrick Hill on Friday 17th November. Come along and enjoy the roses and other spring flowers, then coffee – or perhaps an early lunch? at the café there. Meet at Carrick Hill car park at 10.30am.  

10th. OUTING will having morning tea at Living Choice at 10.30am on Friday 8th December. I am hoping a herb enthusiast who lives in the village will be able to talk to us and show us his plot. Plus the usual stories and lots of laughter from group members.

We would love you to join us!………..


Should you require further information of the Garden Group contact Alice McCleary, 0419 808 635