Meeting, October 11, 2017

Fall has arrived and it’s already time to start planning for next year’s gardens. Trevor Smith will speak to the Somerville Garden Club on the topic of Rain Gardens, Rain Harvesting and Permeable Pavements. Trevor’s company, Land Escapes Inc., is committed to developing and promoting eco-technologies such as living walls, urban farming, green roofs, and native plant/habitat design.

More information: http://www.everydaygetaway.com.

We will also be our usual plant Q and A, raffle, and other garden club announcements.

All Somerville Garden Club meetings are free and open to the public. 7-9pm. Meetings are held at the Tufts Administration Building, (TAB), 167 Holland Street, second floor, wheelchair accessible. Parking is available, and the building is a ten-minute walk from the Davis Square MBTA stop.

 

SGC Plant Sale: September 16th

Thanks to all who came out to buy plants and to all our gardeners who donated! We sold over 800 plants at Saturday’s sale.

September 16, 2017 * 9am-1pm in Davis Square

100s of locally grown plants on sale. Discover the perfect plant to enliven your garden or window sill.

* Sun & shade garden perennials
* Trees, shrubs, and groundcovers
* Horticultural books, decorative containers, garden tools
* Herbs

Choose from hundreds of plants donated by both Somerville Garden Club members and community friends of the Club. Visit the Connoisseur Table for that unique specimen or find a tried-and-true favorite. Proceeds benefit the educational programs and public plantings of the all-volunteer, non-profit Somerville Garden Club.

SGC at ArtBeat, July 15, 2017


The Somerville Garden Club will have a booth in Seven Hills park from 11 am to 6 pm during this year’s ArtBeat festival.

We’ll have membership information, and information about native plantings, invasive pests (of the flora and insect kind) and more. Stop by with questions or just to say hello.

SCG Membership Information

Somerville’s ArtBeat is one of the area’s largest and most innovative arts festivals, with over a dozen bands, dance troupes, 75 craft vendors, food, and all-age activities. More Information and Schedule.