September 2018 Meeting: Good Bugs, Bad Bugs

Dragonfly visiting the garden

Master Gardener Bonnie Power will explain how to encourage the “good” and discourage the “bad” insects that are attracted to our gardens with her presentation, “Good Bugs and Bad Bugs: What Every Gardener Should Know.” Bonnie will discuss many of the most common garden pests and the beneficial insects and other arthropods that help our … Read more

Container Contest

We couldn’t have asked for better weather than we got for our summer cookout and container contest on July 21st. Congratulations to Fran, Rae and Judith for winning entries in the container contest! And many thanks to Weston Nurseries, Rob’s Gardens in Littleton and Cataldo’s for the gift certificates awarded to our winners. Also many … Read more

2018 Spring Dividends

Perry prepared these descriptions of our 2018 spring dividends. The dividends are distributed at the April meeting. English Daisy Tasso Strawberries & CreamBellis perennis Bellis perennis A cool-season plant, this one is blooming now! Even better, it should continue blooming into early summer. The foliage forms a low mat, with white, red, or pink flowers … Read more