Bella Vista Garden Club
If you are interested in gardening in Northwest Arkansas, you have come to the right place.
IT'S TIME TO ORDER YOUR BULBS AND PERENNIALS
BLOOMING BUCKS FUNDRAISER
Support the Bella Vista Garden Club when you order bulbs and plants from Brent & Becky's Bulbs. Just click on the Brent and Becky's "ORDER BULBS button", then follow the directions to place your order from their catalog. The Club will be a benefactor of a very generous portion of your purchase. It is that easy!
MOST RECENT ACTIVITIES
NEW MEMBERS' PICNIC
This just in from Marilyn Russell:
There were 20 of us at the New Members' Picnic on June 18, 2021. The Welcome Committee Chairman, Pat Schrad, introduced Mary Doyle, Joal Miller, Penny Frahm, Dory Hammeke, Judy Jeffrey, and Pat Meyer who all gave an overview of the various committees/projects to the new members.
The Board and Committee Chairmen provided a very nice "salad" luncheon. We all had a good time getting acquainted. The other Welcome Committee members assisting Pat were Cathy Downard and Marilyn Russell.
The Spring Luncheon - June 9 at Lakepoint
Judy Jeffrey, Past President; Betty Boling-Stull, Asst. 2nd V.P.; Kathy Woxland, 2nd V.P.; Linda Neymeyer, Secretary; Barb Templin, Asst. Secretary; Karen Welch, Treasurer; Lee Ann Robinson, Asst. Treasurer; Tony LiCausi, Parliamentarian. Not present, Beth Kastl, 1st V.P.
The Spring Trip to the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks on May 26th
PLANT SALE 2021
Bella Vista Memorial Garden Cemetery Work Days 5/10/21
Veterans Wall of Honor
This just in from Penny Frahm.
June 11th, things are looking nice at the Veteran's Wall when I went to weed. The flowers are happy, blooming and growing. The compact nandinas (all ten) made a great comeback and I didn't lose any.
YARD OF THE MONTH
THINGS TO DO IN YOUR GARDEN
LINKS OF INTEREST
New Link: Yard Care Guru - This site has a multitude of links of information and this link has the Ultimate Beginners Guide to Gardening with Kids.
New Link: Consumers Base - This site has A Comprehensive Guide to Container Gardening that is very informative along with other gardening information.
New Link: University of Arkansas Yard and Garden - Pruning Crepe Myrtles - This page has information on pruning crepe myrtles and other links to more information on this plant.
New Link: Plant Care Today - This page of the site covers companion planting with tomatoes. Other pages have more gardening information.
New Link: Ultimate Guide to Gardening Resources - This site is full of links with information on general gardening, planning a garden, educating children, indoor gardening, blogs and podcasts.
"A garden is a love song, a duet between a human being and Mother Nature."Jeff Cox
Artistic Touches by Cathy Wayson