It was a great Saturday morning at George and Jeannine Nash’s home volunteering for a Weed and Feed. We got almost everything on George’s wish list done! We trimmed the many hydrangeas, … Read More
Our Plant Sale will be held Friday the 25th of April at the Gwinnett Justice and Administrative Center, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville Georgia from 9AM – 2PM. Come and buy native shrubs, perennials, annuals and vegetables. Our Master Gardeners will be there to help your selection of plants plus tell you how to plant them.
GCMGA is pleased to have Lee May as our speaker at our April 21, 2014 meeting. Lee has written two books, Gardening Life, a collection of essays, and a memoir, In My Father’s Garden. He has also corresponded for the PBS television program The Victory Garden, and written for a number of magazines, including Southern Accents,Attache, Better Homes and Gardens, and Country Gardens. Lee’s topic will beabout “Gardening South, Gardening North: adventures had, lessons learned from years of gardening in both regions.” Join us at 7PM at Bethesda Senior Center at 7PM, 225 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044.
The Gwinnett County Master Gardeners Monday, May 19, 2014 meeting at 7 PM will feature George Sanko PhD, CEO of the Georgia Perimeter College Botanical Garden who will be talking about ferns. Dr. Sanko taught Botany, Biology and Plant identification. His knowledge and enthusiasm make him a dynamic speaker, teacher and plant educator. In 1990 Dr Sanko started the Georgia Perimeter Botanical Garden which contains the largest collection of native plants in Georgia. In 2003 he developed the Ferns of the World garden, which is one of the top collections of ferns in the world. For this work he was awarded the National Garden Club’s Award of Excellence. Please join us to hear Dr. Sanko. Our meeting will be held at the Bethesda Senior Center, 225 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044.
Our Mission is to serve as stewards of the environment, voluntarily educating the public of Gwinnett County, Georgia about horticultural practices that will foster both beautiful gardens and a healthy environment.