Welcome to the web pages
The Largs & District Horticultural Society hold their annual flower show in Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland in August. They also present some talks during the winter months.
175th Anniversary of the Society
We held our first show in 1841 so 2016 is the 175th anniversary of the Horticultural Society. We are looking for information, photos, schedules and memories of the Flower Show that we can display at the show and add to our history and archive web page, so if anyone has anything suitable, please do get in touch with the Secretary
******* ANNUAL SHOW 2016 *******
Our Annual Show will be held at the Dunn Memorial Hall of St John's Church Hall, Largs on 20th of August 2016. Click here for location map.
The main show schedule together with various sub-schedules can be obtained either as a download from this site or from the Secretary
New members are always welcome. If you are interested in joining -
Contact the Secretary
The Secretary of the Society is Mrs E Strachan. If you require any information about the Society then email the Secretary or phone 01475 689423 -
Another benefit of being a member of the Society is being able to get seeds, plants etc from Dobies at a discount.
Pictures from following previous shows can be seen via the menu on the left
The main 2016 show schedule is now available. The Hobbies, Decorative and Junior sections are also available separately if desired. These can be obtained either as a downloads from the schedules page or from the Secretary.
HISTORY OF THE SOCIETY
We now have a new History and archive section to the website. At present it has a few articles from the Largs and Millport Weekly New of 100 or more years ago. It also has an archive of past show schedules dating back to 1990.
If anyone has any old photographs, show schedules, newspaper cuttings or other memorabilia relating to the Horticultural Society, we would like to borrow it, for copying/scanning, so that it can be included in this section of our website. Please contact the Secretary
We have a guestbook for any comments which you may have about the website
There is also a page of links to other Largs websites
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