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Apple Day – Houghton Lodge

Sunday, October 1, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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About the Event

Join Mr. Chris Bird, M.Hort (RHS) of Sparsholt College for a day of historic apple wisdom!
There will be plenty of opportunity to ‘ask the experts’ on fruit tree growing, cultivating and pruning along with the chance to view and taste the many varieties.
The day will include:
• Apple tasting from numerous varieties, including many Hampshire apples grown in the orchard at Houghton Lodge Gardens and Sparsholt College.
• Apple identification and advice on growing apple trees.
• Author Charlotte Popescu will be selling The Apple Cookbook, which celebrates the versatility of the apple.
Normal admission to the gardens apply: Adults £6.50, Children £3.00, Children under 3 free. Refreshments and light lunches will be available in Honesty at Houghton Lodge Gardens tearooms including Heritage Apple Cake using apples from the on-site orchard.

Normal admission to the gardens apply: Adults £6.50, Children £3.00, Children under 3 free. Refreshments and light lunches will be available in Honesty at Houghton Lodge Gardens tearooms including Heritage Apple Cake using apples from the on-site orchard.

11am – 4pm (Gardens open 10am – 5pm)

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Date:
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Houghton Lodge Gardens
Houghton
Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20 6LQ United Kingdom
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Phone:
01264 810502
Website:
http://houghtonlodge.co.uk/
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