Meeting – December 13

Tough Plants for Tough Places

Dan Jaffe, propagator and stock bed grower for the New England Wild Flower Society, will give a presentation on practical tips for choosing plants that can withstand severe drought, such as the one we had in 2016. A new drought-tolerant plants list drought will be covered. Dan has a degree in botany from the University of Maine and an advanced certificate in Native Plant Horticulture and Design from the New England Wild Flower Society.

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.

Garden Tour: Sunday, June 25

SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017
Big Gardens, Small Spaces
A Self-Guided Tour of Member Gardens 
Presented by the Somerville Garden Club
$18.

11:00 am. – 4:00 p.m. Rain or Shine! 

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