Bearsden Flower Show arrives next weekend

The Bearsden Horticultural Society will host their annual Autumn Flower Show next Saturday (September 6) at the Bearsden Cross Hall.

The event will take place place from 11am-4pm with the presentation of trophies at 2.30pm by Councillor Ashay Ghai.

There will be competitive classes for rock garden plants, heaths and heathers, pot plants, roses, dahlias, chrysanthemums, annuals and herbaceous perennials, home made wine, fruit and vegetables, kindred activities which includes baking,as well as preserves, confectionery and handcrafts.

There is also a junior section, covering three different age groups — eight and under; 9-12 years and 13-16 years.

In addition, a tearoom will be on hand for morning coffee and afternoon tea, sales stalls selling baking, plants and bulbs.

At the close of the show there will also be a sale of flowers.

It is hoped that there will be stalls selling jewellery, wooden articles, hand made hats and other craft items.

The schedule for the flower show can be found on the society’s web site at