Welcome to the Painter's Forstal Gardeners' Club

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Founded in December 1979, the Painter's Forstal Gardeners' Club provides a welcoming environment for gardeners of all abilities with gardens and allotments great and small to meet, exchange tips, share knowledge and to socialise. We have regular meetings, many of which will host a talk by either one of the club members or a visiting guest.


We usually have one meeting a month, check out our programme schedule for upcoming meetings and events.

You don't have to be a resident of Painters Forstal to be a member, we currently have around 90+ members and we would welcome new members should you wish to join us.

Coming up Next...


Summer Show 2019 Best Bloom in show

Janine Doulton

A Talk on Daffodils

Monday 9th March

Lorenden School




A Talk on Daffodils

Saturday 4th April

Lorenden School

Time to start thinking about what you might want to exhibit

Spring Show Photo Competition

The theme for the Spring Show 2020 Photo competition will be 'Tree Life'.

So get your cameras out and get snapping!!

Last Years winner was Roger Clements with his picture of 'clouds'

Suttons seed and plants  (New Catalogue now available)

Don't forget the club has a unique number when ordering seeds and plants, this discount code can be used when ordering online or directly through the catalogue either over the phone or by post. Details of this code has been emailed to members, any problems please get in touch. Note that there is a new unique code, if you need it, get in touch and we'll let you know

Summer Show 2017

Affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society and the Kent Federation of Horticultural Societies