Entries from September 2008

Photos from the Tundra

September 22, 2008

Fran Oat has shared photos of flowers on the trundra on her trip to Siberia and the Bering Sea.

Moss Workshop at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

September 22, 2008

Moss WorkshopDenison Pequotsepos Nature Center in Mystic, CTSaturday, September 27 10 am – NoonMembers $15/ Non-members $20 Learn how to differentiate and identify these fascinating little plants with Jessica Budke, a University of Connecticut PhD candidate concentrating on mosses. We’ll learn how to separate mosses from different types of plants, see how they live together […]

Mark Your Calendar

September 18, 2008

Gardening EducationSeptember 22 – 24, 2008 Environmental Studies School “The Living Earth” Course 1 is presented by The Federated Garden Clubs of Connecticut123 Huntington St. New Haven, CT. The course is $80.00.To register contact Anne Harringan, Registrar, 17 Richter Dr., Danbury, CT 06811203-744-2057jonannolly@aol.com October 7 – 9 Gardening Study Course III, Series V, 123 Huntington […]

National Garden Club Website & Blog

September 18, 2008

The National Garden Clubs, Inc. has added a blog to their website. You can get there through their website. www.gardenclub.org or you can go directly to their blog at http://www.gardenclub.org/news/GardenClubBlog.aspx

Tropicals in New England

September 7, 2008

This year I particularly enjoyed a couple tropical plants that I added to my patio. I purchased an Inca Sun Brugmansia from Logees and planted it in a large pot on my patio. I was rewarded with the most spectacular trumpet shaped blossoms.On the other side of the patio, I put a trellis and added […]