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Email: martin@martinfish.com

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You don’t need to be a Garden Club to ask Martin to come to talk to your group! Martin has talked for U3A’s, Flower Clubs, Ladies Luncheon Clubs, W.I’s, Rotary Clubs as well as Garden Clubs and Societies. Martin can offer a variety of entertaining and informative talks and practical demonstrations and is always happy to answer all your gardening questions.

Some of the topics Martin can bring to your group

My life in gardening so far…
A light hearted look at Martin’s gardening career including his writing, radio & television work

Getting started with vegetables
Lots of tips & advice on growing your own

Gardening on the menu
Martin and his wife Jill talk about how to get the best from your fruit & veg plot and how to make the most of your harvest in the kitchen. Sample some of Jill’s recipes & take home a recipe sheet.

Creating our North Yorkshire garden from scratch
How Martin transformed a bare plot into a garden for all seasons

Propagation or pruning
All you need to know about either subject!

Easy gardening
How to reduce your workload in the garden!

Containers for all seasons
Whatever the time of year, you can create an interesting planted container. Learn how to keep it looking great.

Undercover gardening
How to get the best from your greenhouse, poly tunnel or cold frame

Behind the scenes as an RHS judge
Ever wondered how the prestigious ‘Gold’ medal is awarded? Martin takes you behind the scenes at Chelsea and other flower shows

Herbs for all occasions
A light hearted look at the culinary & medicinal uses of herbs as well as the history & cultivation of these ancient plants

Container gardening
How to grow and care for ornamental and edible plants in containers and baskets for all year round interest

Gardening Question Time
Bring your samples and queries and Martin will solve your gardening problems

Growing fruit in your garden
Tips on growing and enjoying fruit through the season

Healthy, happy houseplants!
Keep all your indoor plants looking great with tips on care and propagation

Perennials for all seasons
Flowers, foliage and interest all year round

Tailored Group Talks

Martin is also happy to tailor make a talk or demonstration to suit your club’s needs and is happy to talk on more specialist subjects such as lawn care, grafting and training fruit trees.

Martin is available to give talks during the day or in the evening and prices start from £110.00 plus expenses. Please call for more details and availability. Contact us on 01845 577157 or email to martin@martinfish.com

"Our group is always very appreciative of your wide horticultural knowledge delivered with both warmth and humour and we look forward to meeting you again next year"
Pat Gibson, Hunton Garden Club