Somerville Garden Club

July 13, 2021
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July 14, 2021 Virtual Meeting – World Garden Travelogue

Dorothy Africa will take us to four places that left lasting vivid impressions on her: the grounds of an imperial palace in Kyoto, Japan, the austere and intimate contrasts of Iceland; the Gertrude Jekyll garden at Lindisfarne inĀ northeastĀ England; and the … Continue reading

June 5, 2021
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June 9, 2021 Virtual Meeting – Victory Gardens: How a Nation of Gardeners Helped to Win the War

Victory gardens provided 44 percent of produce in 1944, and they could be found anywhere from backyards to rooftops to public squares. Victory gardens provided food and promoted morale during World War II. In this slide illustrated talk we will … Continue reading