Month: March 2020

Club Cancellations

The March, April and May Meetings have been cancelled.  We are still planning to conduct the June 23rd meeting at the normal location. The Tour has been cancelled. Not knowing how things will go this spring and summer with the coronavirus, the Garden Tour will not take place in 2020. We hope and plan to …

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Dianne’s Garden – Spring 2020

Today I walked around my yard and cut all the broken branches that were caused by the heavy snow. On the brighter side, I cut my Hyacinths which fell over from the snow (see attached photos). They are so beautiful and smell sooo good.

Penny Pines Information 2020

Why do we donate? What is Penny Pines? Where did Penny Pines Start? What’s the History of this donation? Penny Pines began in California in 1941.  The initial sponsorship was from the San Francisco Sportswomen’s Association and later, the school children of the San Mateo County Schools.  The first contributions were put to use for reforestation …

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Spring? at last? 2020

The compensation of bountiful spring rain extends beyond full  local reservoirs and soil that supports spring growth. Raindrops can sometimes add interest to photos of plants that are enjoying the weather.  Beads of water form on Narcissus ‘Ferris Wheel.’  Look at the snow we experienced the day after, these photos were taken. The Chinese or …

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