Maryann Thesing, owner of Garden PHD (Practicing Horticulture Differently), gave us lots of interesting ideas for landscape design, especially using Japanese Maples to provide year round interest. Check out her website: gardenphd.com
We were all “Busy Bees” making our unique plant tags at the January meeting!
Once again the Yacht Club provided a beautiful setting for our annual Christmas Luncheon.
Everyone enjoyed participating in our Christmas Greening Workshops:
Many creative wreaths for shut-ins and table displays for Village Project cancer patients!
From Sept 2018 luncheon
From Sept 2018 Luncheon:
Jerry Moreno and Dave Cap from The Dahlia Society of Ohio gave a very interesting talk on Dahlias. They brought blooms to show the variety of sizes, types, and colors. They also graciously provided printed booklets of their presentation.
What a beautiful day to enjoy the amazing homes and gardens at the Chautauqua Institute!
Jeff Griff of Lowe’s Greenhouse in Chagrin Falls (no connection to the Lowes stores) gave us entertaining stories about the development of various plants including the amazing history of the tulip.