30/05/24 - Chiltern Sweet Pea 24th annual Show - Sun 23rd June

Mixed open classes including sections for novices and 200 cordon growers.  All exhibitors welcome. Full details on our events page.

10/05/24 - Charity QUIZ Night - Sat 8th June - 7pm

Come down for a fun night at on Saturday 8th June, at the 9th Aylesbury Scout HQ Oakfield road. Entry is £5 per head and teams of 8 maximum. Bring your own refreshments. Raffle Donations are gratetfully received, please drop off at the Thurston Store or on the night.
All proceeds to the Florence Nightingale Hospice in memory of dear AGS members Keith Vance, Ray Powell  and Richard Surguy.

10/05/24 - AGS Volunteers

The Thurston Store is looking for volunteers, if you are interested in helping at the store speak to one of our chatty members !

09/04/24 - Annual RHS coach trip to Hyde Hall, Sat 3rd Aug 

Aylesbury Gardening Society are pleased to announce the annual RHS trip, this year going to Hyde Hall and its Flower Show. 
For full information click here
or come and chat to us in the store on a Sunday morning. Payment required when booking.

09/04/24 - Trading store now open on Thursday evening's

The Thurston trading store is now open from 6.30 - 8.00pm every Thursday evening through April and May.

05/03/24 - AGS events 

Updated Events section, find talks, events and trips organised by AGS, our affiliates and other associations and societies.

AGS Annual Show - Sept 21st 2024

The AGS 2024 annual show (76th) is open to all, members or not.  Read more about the entry categories for this year.

DT Browns Seed Orders 2024/25 

Orders for 2025 will reopen from October. DT Browns seed catalogues are still available at the Trading Store.
Members placing orders through the society benefit from discounted catalogue prices plus no postage and package charges. Please note that you can only order seeds through the society not equipment, tools etc. 



The Aylesbury Garden Society is open for new members, you do not need to have an Allotment to become a member of the Society, anyone with an interest in gardening is eligible to join.

To join the Society you just go our Trading Store on Old Stoke Road allotments on any trading Sunday between 09:00 and 12:00. You will be asked to fill in a simple contact sheet and will be give  a Membership card. The annual subscription fee for both Members (Those resident in HP19, 20 & 21) and Associate members is £2.00 renewable annually (January). New holders of  Allotments run by AVTC get the first year free. The membership period is from January to January.
As of September 2023 the Committee has decided that members may use a photograph of their membership card on their mobile phone as proof of membership when buying goods at the trading store.


Please note that the society neither allocates nor runs Allotments any queries or applications regarding Allotments should be addressed directly to Aylesbury Town Council. Currently the ATC Allotment waiting list is closed for new requests.

Society News

RHS Discount Card 

The Society now has an RHS Discount Card. This Card entitles the bearer to a 50% discount for 2 adults on entry to the RHS gardens at Bridgewater, Harlow Carr, Hyde Hall, Rosemoor & Wisley.

The Card is Solely for use by Aylesbury Gardening Society Members.  Any member may borrow the card for a period of 7 days.  If a member wishes to borrow the card for a longer period they may request an extension from the Officer in charge at the Trading Store on the day of borrowing.

The card will only be signed out once the member shows his membership card, has paid a £5 deposit (refundable on return) and has completed the contact sheet at the Trading Store. The card will not be loaned unless the sheet is completed. The card will be available for loan at the Trading Store on Sundays between the Hours of 09:00 & 12:00. Initially the card will only be issued to individual member once per calendar month.

AGS Committee Vacancies

The Society Committee positions are open to all members. If you are interested and would like to find out more please ask at the Trading Store on Sunday mornings or use the contact button at the bottom of this page to send us an email.

Members Contact Details

If you would like to be contacted (on an infrequent basis) could you please provide us with your membership number and email address the next time you visit the Trading store or use the contact button at the bottom of this page to send us an email.

Contacting the AGS Society 

Please use this Contact form for any queries regarding the Garden Society. This can be used for any queries including membership, activities, stock etc. The Society unfortunately cannot be contacted by telephone at present.

NB: When using using the Contact Us form please ensure you enter the correct contact details.