Entries from March 2014

March 2014 Meeting with Colleen Plimpton

March 28, 2014

Braving the gusting winds this March, our Club was inspired by Colleen Plimpton as she gave an amusing and informative talk entitled “O is for Ornamentation” with a good deal of gardening advice. Colleen shared plenty of useful information about punching up your garden spaces with colorful and decorative garden ornaments of all types. See […]

Another beautiful blooming pot of spring colors, thanks Karin!

March 11, 2014

February 2014 Meeting with Carol King Platt and “Vertical Gardening”

March 5, 2014

Last month we were graced with the presence of Carol King Platt who has been a favorite lecturer of the Mystic Garden Club. She presented her “slides” of beautiful gardening ideas for adding height and excitement to your garden with vertical structure. Members of the Club also presented pots of bulbs which they had planted […]

January 2014 Club Meeting with Speaker Louis Raymond

March 5, 2014

“From Sow’s Ears to Silk Purses” was the name of the garden lecture presented by Louise Raymond from Rhode Island in January. Mr. Raymond gave a witty and informative talk and picture presentation of the gardens he has both designed and renovated in his garden landscaping career. He reviewed a number of gardens in Connecticut […]

2013 Greens Sale Was a Wonderful Success!

March 4, 2014

Every year the loyal members of the Mystic Garden Club work tirelessly to produce their Annual Greens Sale for the benefit of our community. ┬áThis year was again a complete success! ┬áThe Club had the highest sales ever in the pre-sale catagory and it was a record year for sales of custom decorated wreaths and […]