Gardeners of Wake County

May 17th Annual Picnic

The Gardeners of Wake County's annual picnic is May 17, at the home of Mark and Joanne Boone, 4401 Dewees Ct, Raleigh (map).  Start at 6pm and eat at 6:30pm.  Members may bring an appetizer or dessert, if they wish to do so.

You may bring plants if you wish to participate in the plant exchange. Please have labels on the plants you bring to exchange.

If you have not already paid Ginny Parker, you may do so at the picnic.  The charge for members is $6 per person and $15 for non members.

The Gardeners of Wake County's annual picnic is for members and their guest only.

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Visitors are always welcome at The Gardeners of Wake County meeting held every third Tuesday of the month at J.C. Raulston Arboretum. Refreshments are available at 7:00 PM so 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. Click on "Programs" at the top of this page to see a list of the programs scheduled for 2016.


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.

                                               

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