Summer cookout and container contest

Butterfly visiting echinacea

John and Lucy were wonderful hosts for our July cookout and container contest. Lucy’s lilies were spectacular and her wheelbarrow / container should’ve been in our contest. Gary did a great job at the grill and the appetizers, sides, desserts and beverages members brought made for a plentiful and delicious meal. There were many entries … Read more

June Meeting: Garden Tour and Plant Swap

Our June Gardeners Exchange Garden Tour & Plant Swap will take place at Tina and Marc’s home on June 24. See the member email for their address and carpooling options. The Spring Plant Swap will kick off the meeting at 10:30am – so don’t be late or you may miss out on the best selections! … Read more

April Meeting: Garden Structures

Judy Erickson helped us welcome spring at our Arpil Gardeners Exchange meeting with a workshop on “Building Your Own Garden Structures” designed to inspire you to try something new in your garden this year. Judy provided a list of links to resources on garden structures which you can find on the Presenters Websites page or … Read more

March Meeting: Edible Landscapes

Our March program focused on creating beautiful and productive edible landscapes. Adam talked about soil, the benefits of finish compost, sun, water, different types of edible fruits and plants and his approach to designing edible landscapes. Presented by Adam Gray Monroy. Adam has 17 years of experience in landscape design and building, and has worked … Read more