A group of ladies, belonging to the Woman’s Club, with a love of gardening began gathering to further their knowledge in horticulture. The Club was organized in the name of Plant City Garden Club in 1948 with the purpose of members and quests to learn and teach horticulture, conservation, flower arranging, botany, litter control, pollution and civic beautification. Members also began attending the University of Florida Short Course annual classes for three days with topics on horticulture and design.
The Plant City Garden Club meets September through May. Meetings are held on the second Monday of the month, at 10:00am. December and May meetings are held in the evening, at 6:00pm, and include a Pot Luck Dinner.
December and May meetings are held in the evening, at 6:00pm, and include a Pot Luck Dinner.
Board meetings are prior to general meeting at 9:00 A.M.
General Meetings are on the 2nd Monday of the Month at 10:30 A.M. Coffee at 10:15 A.M. at The Walden Lake East Community Center; 1304 Teakwood Dr. 33563 unless otherwise noted
The Plant City Garden had a special tour at Busch Gardens in March. Their guide took them on a guided tour of their amazing topiaries. The day included lunch and plenty of free time for shows and rides.
This year we had over 350 people come by and checked out our show; and we counted 354 coins for the People’s Choice Award. Great job, everyone! DIVISION I – SECTION A DESIGN STAR TREK Darcy Stottlemyer 1st Blue Christy Linke 2nd Red Phyl Lawson 3rd Yellow Bess Treadwell 4th White TWIST & SHOUT Susie […]
Meet our Award winners for this year’s show! The annual flower show for 2016 will be held in conjunction with Pioneer Heritage Day on Saturday November 12, 2016 from 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. The location will be at the Plant City 1914 High School Community Center; 605 N. Collins St. Plant City, Fl.33563. This […]
The 2016 Annual GardenFest ETC this year promises to be bigger and better this year. The event will again be at the Plant City Train Depot and museum, 102 Palmer St and McCall Parkon Drane St. in beautiful Downtown Plant City. GardenFest will be held on September 24th from 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. The […]
It was a beautiful picture perfect evening at the home of incoming President Christy Linke for the end of the year pot luck dinner, awards ceremony and installation of Officers. Awards were given to the following members: Garden Clubber of the Year was Marci Wilcox. Flower Show’s People’s Choice Award went to Christy Linke. Congratulations Ladies! Out […]
Awards Night at Plant City High School was the scene for The Garden Club to present a $1000.00 scholarship to Shelby Grace Baerwalde. Her love for insects (yes insects) began when she was a little girl digging in the dirt and continued with her reading books on insects and arthropod in elementary school. From there […]
Horticulture Winners Collectors Showcase – Jan Griffin Grower’s Choice Award – Mikie Snyder & Cindy Card Hanging Basket – Christy Linke Award of Horticulture Excellence – Mikie Snyder Judges Choice – Kathy Stone Award of Merit – Mikie Snyder Succulent Award – Jan Griffin Cactus Award – Jan Griffin Design Winners Tri-Color – Christy Linke […]
It was picture perfect day as 60 people attended the Spring Garden Tea in the Mason’s beautiful gardens The tables were decorated by garden club members and all were quite lovely Cindy Card and her daughter Stephannie were enjoying the day and chatting.