April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter

Features:

  • April meeting program: “The Many Beautiful Varieties of Hardy Fuchsias at the Bellevue Botanical Gardens”
  • Photo:¬†June Ann Hassebroek receiving the Seattle Civic Garden Club “Gardener of the Year” award at the March GALA in Olympia.
  • Photos from WSFGC GALA XXXIX, March 15, 2017 in Olympia, WA.
  • About Bees, tips from a new website “The Humane Gardener”
  • Pacific NW Botanical Artist Show in the Miller Library
  • Bellevue Demonstration Garden
  • A Pruning Primer

February 2017 Newsletter

February 2017 Newsletter

Features:

  • February meeting program: “Using Rain Gardens to Protect the Beauties of Nature”
  • Rain Garden Basics, from the WSU Extension website
  • Pollinators Need our Help, by June Ann Hassebroek
  • The Pollinator Pathway, founded by Sarah Bergmann
  • The Xerces Society, the largest pollinator conservation program in the world
  • “The Layered Garden” book by David L. Culp
  • Rosemary-Roasted Sweet Potatoes, recipe