Tag: gardening

Butterfly Gardening in the Desert

Kristi Caggiano

Starla Kramer Sun Lakes Garden Club presents “Butterfly Gardening in the Desert” at the Tuesday, April 21, monthly meeting. Learn how to naturally attract beautiful butterflies to your garden by selecting uniquely appropriate plants. Kristi Caggiano of Miracle Haven Garden is a garden consultant, composting expert, and the author of Fail-Proof Composting. A passionate and…

Weeders Garden Club notice

Karen Wollscheid The Weeders Garden Club meets monthly to learn from informative speakers on all aspects of gardening. We also enjoy field trips to interesting places in the Valley. Whether you are new to garden clubs or have spent your life interested in growing things, we welcome you! The speaker for our Nov. 14 meeting will…

Learning more about the birds and the bees

Starla Kramer Last fall, the Sun Lakes Garden Club learned all about “Bees and other Pollinators” from a Master Gardener. In April, the members are looking forward to learning about the Birds from Jack Holloway, an outdoor and wildlife enthusiast. Jack’s interest in nature began as a little kid who tried to catch anything that…

Sun Lakes Garden Club posts upcoming field trips

Starla Kramer Members will enjoy a photographic journey of amazing gardens all over the world on March 19 for the monthly meeting! Linda Larson, “Traveling Gardener,” has a beautiful garden here in Arizona. She and her husband just returned from the Equator and Brazil searching for interesting gardens to share on her blog and website.…

Garden panel mosaic mixed media classes

Janet Hayes and Sandy Holmes There will be a mosaic workshop at Oakwood Country Club in Sun Lakes, AZ, on February 27, 2019, where we will make a mixed media garden panel with porcelain and glass tile. Workshops are fun and engaging environments, focusing on technique and project-based classes geared to all levels of crafters.…