Tag Archives: Gardening news

June 2015 meeting

Get the Latest Buzz ~ On Bees! Why do we need bees? What’s the point of being a backyard beekeeper? What sorts of products can we make from the bounty that bees provide? Tracy Heirigs, owner of the new Golden … Continue reading

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November is a great month

Sign up now! Next month shepherds in our last activities of the year ~ a hands-on meeting to create edible treats to keep the birds and beasts happy and healthy this winter, and our annual Deck the Halls at Riordan … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Garden

Julie McDonald is a gardening treasure in Flagstaff. We’ve visited her garden in full summer action; we’ve bought her produce and flowers and more from her driveway farm stand. Now we’ll find out how she readies her garden for winter, and … Continue reading

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August 11 meeting: Saving Seeds, Wild Herbs

As our flowers and vegetables start to set seeds, we will explore the best ways to save those seeds for next year. We’ll also learn about beneficial herbs that grow in the High Country, and the does and don’ts of … Continue reading

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Flagstaff Flower & Garden Club will host the Northern District meeting of the Arizona Federation of Garden Clubs this fall. This will take the place of our September meeting and it promises to be a lot of fun! Check out … Continue reading

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July 14 Meeting: Flowers & Veggies & Houseplants … Oh, my!

Flowers & Veggies & Houseplants … Oh, my! with County Fair Superintendents    Carol Burris ~ Floriculture    Nick Lipinski ~ Agriculture Whether you’re planning on entering your prize flowers, houseplants, fruits, veggies, etc. in the County Fair OR just … Continue reading

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Arboretum at Flagstaff Pumpkin Walk

Spend a family-friendly autumn evening in the gardens Date: Saturday, October 26 Time: Pumpkin Drop-off and Carving Sessions at the Home Depot West Parking Lot in Flagstaff, 4-6 pm Friday and noon to 2 pm Saturday. Pumpkin Walk at the Arboretum 6– … Continue reading

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Raised Bed Success ~ July 8 meeting

How’d They Do That? Viola’s Raised Beds Raised beds can be the best way to garden in Flagstaff, especially in areas where the soil is mainly clay … or rockViola’s staff has a bright green thumb when it comes to … Continue reading

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June Meeting: Sustainable Gardening

Lasting Effects: Gardening for the Future 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 3 Want to leave a smaller, more planet-friendly footprint in your garden? Jeff Meilander, founder of the Flagstaff EcoRanch in Baderville, will talk about the work he and … Continue reading

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Summer Dreaming ~ in March!!

March 4, 2013, Meeting ~ 6-8 p.m. Flagstaff Public Library Community Room 300 W. Aspen, Flagstaff (Note different location!)  Topic: Summer Dreaming ~ Making Plans for a New Flower/Vegetable Bed This will be a hands-on session, led by an expert from … Continue reading

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