Gardeners of Wake County

May 19th Club Picnic

The annual club picnic is for members and theit guest only. There will not be a monthly meeting in May.
The picnic will be at the home of Mark and Joanne Boone, 4401 Dewees Ct, Raleigh, Start at 6pm, eat at 6:30pm. Members may an bring appetizer or dessert, if they wish to do so. The cost is $10 each per member and spouse with extra guests being $16.00. There will also be a plant exchange. If you plan to attend please notify Paula Hoffmann, with the number so we can turn in a head count. You may pay at the picnic.  
you on May 2nd!


FOURTH ANNUAL CAROLINA MOONLIGHT GALA North Carolina Botanical Garden Shines Light on Conservation and Therapy Mission with Elegant Summer Evening Celebration Saturday, June 6, 2015 !  More information.

John Motley has been growing Basil, Garlic, and Asparagus for years.
Learn more about growing Basil, Garlic, and Asparagus or make your own applesauce and Pesto.

               Monthly Meetings     

The Gardeners of Wake County meets every third Tuesday at 7:30 pm in the Ruby McSwain building at the J.C. Raulston Arboretum on Beryl Rd. in Raleigh. Refreshments are available at 7:00 PM and members and visitors can socialize before the 7:30 pm start of the meeting.  Each meeting starts with a short business session followed by a horticulture related program. Plants are brought by members and given away as prizes.  Visitors are always welcome.  
The J.C. Raulston Arboretum is located on Beryl Rd. which is on the South side of the railroad tracks and parallel with Hillsborough St.  Visitors are always welcome. Click here for map or directions.

Garden related Websites

Campbell Road Nursery         JC Ralston Arboretum       Triangle Gardener     Consumer/Home Horticulture      Carolina Gardener Magazine           Azalea Society of America     The Gardener's Dirt