Join us for one of our most popular family activities! We will provide the carving tools, the pumpkins, our ever-charming Potting Shed ambiance and friendly volunteer staff. As always, we’ll offer two afternoons of carving, (choose Wednesday, October 20th or Thursday, October 21st, both from 4 to 5:30 pm ), followed by an evening Pumpkin Stroll Friday, October 22nd from 6 to 7 pm ) when we’ll offer apple cider and treats, games and a chance for the kids and their families to see their creations all aglow. Continue reading“The Carvathon Is Back!”
Horticulture Magazine has a helpful article on how and when to divide perennials in late summer and early fall. Many perennials can be divided right now and plant division is an easy and free way to increase your garden’s plant population (or share with a friend).
At our Annual Meeting (this year with a lovely luncheon in the Library Courtyard at the Rowayton Community Center) we welcomed our newly approved officers and appointed chairs. Check out the list on our website! Please note that our wonderful Co-Vice Presidents, Kevin Tepas and Lisa Lahaussois, will assume presidential duties until we have a new President for the Club. Please contact Julie Griffiths if you have an interest in the position and would like to learn more.
By mid-summer, perennial gardens can start to look overgrown, annual flowers begin to fade, and bugs may be munching on your vegetables. Savvy Gardening shares some tips for revitalizing your flower gardens and keeping those veggies in high production all summer long.Wend your way through this ad-strewn but helpful checklist.