South East Scotland Fuchsia Society

South East Scotland Fuchsia Society

A friendly group of fuchsia enthusiasts


Meetings held in the Swanston Hall, Fairmilehead Church, 1A Frogston Road West, Edinburgh EH10 7AA. The meetings start at 2pm and finish at 4pm.

30 January - Social Meeting

Meet for Lunch at the Toby Carvery, 41 Howdenhall Road, Edinburgh EH16 6PG for 12:30


25 February - Meeting

Crimes Behind the Compost Heap
The shocking truth about life and death in your garden by Stan de Prato

25 March - Meeting

How to plant up and look after a hanging pot/basket.

Hanging pot and plants will be available on the day.

08 April - Workshop - Cuttings

Come along and take cuttings at Eric and Irene's

2pm at Linton Grange, Carlops Road, West Linton, EH46 7DS

29 April - Meeting

Cuttings the Hydroponic Way followed by Fuchsia Gall Mite.

Sid Garcia will show you how to grow your fuchsias in water.

A growing concern in the south is the spread of Fuchsia Gall Mite, learn how to lookout for it and what to do to avoid spreading it. 

06 May - Visit to Nursery

Meet at Macplants, Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pentcaitland, EH34 5BA for 1:30 pm

27 May - Meeting

"Shape Shifters" and "Weird and Wonderful"

A talk by Lisa Hegg, Fiona and Graham King.

05 September - Workshop - How to grow and show Veg

At James Crawford's Allotment, Thistles Cross Allotments which are at the Thistle Cross Roundabouton the A1 just outside Dunbar.

James will be showing us his vegetables for the show bench and the lessons he has learned over the past two years.

08 September - Show

Our Annual Show at Dalkeith School Campus
(Look under the Show tab for full details)

28 October - Meeting

Content still to be arranged.

25 November - Meeting

A.G.M. and Presentation of Prizes.