Looking forward to 2018

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Happy Holidays! The Gardeners Exchange leadership team met on Friday, December 15th to work on the event schedule for 2018. As usual, Programs leader Dina Samfield’s amazing efforts had the schedule well on its way before the meeting even began. The tentative dates are on the calendar for your planning convenience. Please remember that dates … Read more

September Meeting

Our September meeting included a presentation on Hostas and tour of the nursery at Mason Hollow Nursery in Mason, NH. Not Your Grandmother’s Hostas Sue Anderson, Owner Has your garden become shadier over time as the surrounding trees have grown taller? Is there a shady corner of your yard yearning for attention? Sue introduced us … Read more

August Meeting: Ornamental Grasses with Weston Nurseries

Our August meeting is at Weston Nurseries in Chelmsford. See your member email for full details. Nursery manager Jim Connolly is our presenter on Ornamental Grasses. Those who are attending have two options: meet at the Old Town Hall in Shirley Center (3 Parker Rd, Shirley) at 10:15am for carpooling; or meet at the nursery … Read more

Summer cookout and container contest

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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