Ickenham and Swakeleys Horticultural Society

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Bulbs are now on sale at the Trading Hut.Please see below for variteies and prices.
Giuseppe Verdi Yellow/Red  £1.10 per 5
Greigii Mixed Various  £1.10 per 5
Candela Yellow  £1.10 per 5
Madame Lefeber Red  £1.10 per 5
Purple Prince Purple  £1.10 per 5
Arie Hoek (New Variety) Red  £1.10 per 5
Hermitage (New Variety) Orange Striped  £1.10 per 5
Golden Apeldoorn Yellow  £1.10 per 5
Queen of Night Dark Purple  £1.10 per 5
Doll's Minuet Red  £1.10 per 5
Saxatilis Pink/Yellow  65p per 5
Hyacinths (Not Prepared)
Lady Derby Pink  55p each
Hyacinth Jan Bos Red  55p each
Hyacinth Aiolos White  55p each
City of Haarlem Yellow  55p each
Kronos Blue  55p each
Best Seller Pale Yellow  £1.20 per 5
Goblet Two-Tone Yellow  £1.20 per 5
Mount Hood White  £1.20 per 5
Scarlet O'Hara Yellow  £1.20 per 5
Ice Follies White/Pale Yellow  £1.20 per 5
Barrett Browning White/Yellow Centre Cup  £1.20 per 5
Dick Wilden Yellow Double  £1.20 per 5
Thalia White  £1.20 per 5
Geranium White/Orange Cup  £1.20 per 5
Pheasant Eye White/Small Yellow Cup  £1.20 per 5
February Gold Yellow Reflexed  £1.20 per 5
Sailboat (New Variety) White/Yellow  £1.20 per 5
Tete-a-Tete Yellow Miniature  85p per 5
Crocus Mixed  £1.10 per 10
Anemone de Caen Mixed  £1.00 per 10
Iris Reticulata Mixed  90p per 10
Dutch Iris Mixed 75p per 10 75p per 10

We have had a donation of two strimmers and four secondary double glazing panels that would make cold frame approx 5' x 2'.  If you are interested in any of these items, please contact the Trading Hut secretary via the Contact Us page.

Seed potatoes for 2016 on display at the Trading Hut

Here are some pictures of the recently refurbished trading hut. Please click on each picture to enlarge it.


New display racking in place

Customers selecting seeds from new stand

New seed bins

Another happy customer

Regular opening times are:

  • Wednesdays (2.30-3.30pm)
  • Sundays (10.30am - 12 midday)
  • Did you take advantage of the evening openings? Would you come again? Please give us your feedback here.
Benefits of using the Trading Hut include:
  • In many cases cheaper than local garden centres
  • Provides varieties that work locally
  • Gardening advice from the volunteers
  • It runs to support the Society financially and as a service
We're next to Wayfarers tennis club - entrance on Swakeley's Drive opposite The Grove.
We now have an official address - Clubhouse Lane, Off Swakeleys Drive, Ickenham UB10 8FU.

Tools for hire only £1 a week!

We have a wide range oftools available to members at £1 per week. They include:

Fruit picker 3m fixed length
Gardena Telescopic tree pruner 160cm - 240cm
Tree pruners fixed length, 2.4m amd 3m
Garden claw (hand cultivator) 1m
Extra heavy duty Felco loppers
Gardena fertiliser drop spreader
Sledge hammer 14lb for general use
Watch this space for additions to the list!

Use it or lose it!

The Trading Hut team make a point of price-checking stock items regularly and the Hut continues to provide better value-for-money than the major retailers - even during the January sales.

Beware enticing signs telling you about % discounts and £££ savings! You may find that you pay less at the Hut because all our prices always automatically include heavy discounts for our members.

We're able to buy in bulk and we pass all the savings on to you.
To ensure its future for the benefit of all members, please support the Trading Hut when you can.

Special offers!

  • Niger bird seed at 1.75/kilo.
  • Fertilisers from 55p/kilo (rrp 3.67 in the garden centre).
  • Beautiful Image & Editions cards from 90p

Trading Hut
Volunteers on a sunny spring Sunday