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2009 - 2015 Men's Garden Club of Englewood, Englewood, FL
- Promoting An Active Interest In Gardens, Their Design And Management
- Cooperating In The Protection Of Wild Flowers, Native Plants And Wild Birds
- Promoting And Encouraging Civic Interest In Individual Or Private Gardens, Community Plantings And Parks.
- Fall Garden Plant Sale - October 3 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
The garden plant sale will be held at a member’s garden located at 1852 Whispering Pine Circle, Englewood. Go to the Calendar Page, or view the flyer, for more details. Plant sales are scheduled for the first Saturday of every other month through December, 2015.
- The Next Regular Club Meeting - Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 10:00am
The next meeting of the Men’s Garden Club of Englewood will be held at the Elsie Quirk Library on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 10:00am.
After a fantastic presentation on “Pruning Palms” last October, Robert Mertens returns as our guest speaker for another informative talk. At this meeting Bob will talk about the “Fertilization of Landscape Palms”. Bob is the Horticulture Program Specialist at the UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County, Florida. Click here to learn more about Bob and his presentation.
Join us at this meeting to learn about the number of potentially serious nutrient deficiencies that palms growing in Florida landscapes are subjected to. These deficiencies will be described and illustrated in Bob’s PowerPoint presentation. Prevention and treatment of these deficiencies will be the topic of Bob’s program entitled, "Fertilization of Landscape Palms."
If you are interested in learning about management of these palm nutrient deficiencies feel free to joins us. If you are interested in learning about management of these palm nutrient deficiencies feel free to joins us.
Our meetings are open to the public and membership is not required. When you attend our meetings you will get to meet our members and have the opportunity to ask them gardening questions related to Southwest Florida gardening.
Please check our Calendar Page for more information on this meeting as well as other scheduled meetings and plant sales.
- Plant Propagation Work Sessions Are Ongoing
The plant propagation committee resumed the plant propagation work sessions for the coming year. We meet weekly on Tuesday mornings (except for the scheduled monthly club meetings). We meet at 8:30am at Paul's yard. If you need directions send an e-mail through the contact page. If you are interested in learning about plants and propagation in this area of Florida please feel free to joins us. Membership is not required.