Entries Categorized as 'plant info'

April 2015 Meeting – Daffodils Are Blooming!

May 5, 2015

Our April meeting was filled with the bright yellow blossoms of daffodils in full bloom. Many members were able to properly classify their daffs and this created a stunning display at our April meeting. We also welcomed 15 Guests to this meeting and it was a pleasure to see some new faces. Finally, we listened […]

Save Your Seeds

October 5, 2008

One of the new items we are creating in the Greens Sale workshops is a decorative packet of seeds which can be hung on your tree as a decoration with artwork created by Jane Bogdan. Members are asked to collect seeds from their garden to place in these packets. Please identify the seeds. The following […]

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 […]

Forcing Tulip Bulbs for Indoor Bloom

October 28, 2007

Submitted by Barbara Rousseau Cover drainage hole of a 6” pot. Fill pot loosely with soil (one part loam, one part peat, one part sand). Place bulbs flat side out, their tops even with the rim, then add soil to the rim. The first watering will settle soil enough to provide future watering space. Water […]

MGC October Meeting

October 23, 2007

The October meeting of the Mystic Garden Club was interesting and entertaining. As always the luncheon was tasty and a wonderful social event. It’s a delight to mingle among friends you haven’t seen for a while and catch up on their lives. We tried to move lunch along slightly by passing out the soup because […]