The Blue Ridge Orchid Society

‘Repot Your Orchid Day’ & Clinic

Sunday, March 8, 2-3:30pm

Roanoke Council of Garden Clubs

3640 Colonial Ave, Roanoke

Now is a good time for repotting! Bring your orchids. We will take you through step by step and supply all the materials to help you repot your orchid. Fee - $5 per plant. Does your plant   have a problem? Bring it to our clinic and we will help you figure out what to do about it!  Contact Irene Brock at 774-9021 for more information.

GARDEN VARIETY HARVESTS with Cameron Terry

We seek to reconnect our neighbors with the true roots of their diets, providing nourishment and garden education resources to the nearby communities of Southwest Virginia by farming small plots of rented yards in Roanoke.

March 16, 2020 Meeting - Installation of Officers 10:30 am Program at 11:00am

NORTH LAKE GARDEN CLUB CARD AND GAME PARTY

APRIL 4, 2020   10:00am - 3:00pm

Roanoke Council of Garden Clubs Center

3640 Colonial Avenue., Roanoke, VA

Cost: Player = $20   Table = $80

Contact Barbara Hawkins 540-966-4721

 

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

For those interested in learning more about the living art of bonsai, the Hinoki Bonsai Club will conduct one or two beginners’ classes in the Spring of 2020.  (The exact dates will be determined based upon student interest.)  Each class will consist of four two-hour sessions, likely on successive weekends.  Topics to be included include basic bonsai design, pruning, wiring, bonsai soils and repotting, pest control and general bonsai care.  Registration is $35 per student.  Each student will receive a tree and a pot, course materials, and membership in the Hinoki Bonsai Club through August 31, 2020.  Each class is limited to 10 students.  If interested call or email Brian McCrodden to reserve your spot (540-297-0946; bmccrodden@hydrologics.net).