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.
General Meetings are on the 2nd Monday of the Month at 10:00 A.M. Coffee at 9:30 A.M. at The 1914 High School Community Center 605 N. Collins Ave. Plant City
The Plant City Garden Club held their Holiday Gathering and Pot Luck Luncheon this year at the lake house of Lisa Firm our Club President. Plants were exchanged and a pot luck lunch served. There was even a pontoon boat ride around Lake Nellie with Lisa’s husband Keith at the wheel of the boat narrating […]
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 “FLYING OVER BURMA” Elaine Schweitzer 1st Blue KC Jeronimo 2nd Red Jan Griffin 3rd Yellow Lisa Firm 4th White “VICTORY IN CHINA” Cassandra Banning 1st Blue […]
Meet our Award winners for this year’s show! The annual flower show for 2019 will be held in conjunction with Pioneer Heritage Day on Saturday November 9, 2019 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 2019 Annual Garden Fest & More this year promises to be bigger and better. The event will again be at the Plant City Train Depot and museum, 102 North Palmer St in beautiful Downtown Plant City. Garden Fest will be held on September 28th from 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. The event is free […]
It was a beautiful picture perfect evening at the home of Jan Griffin 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 Sally Murphy. Flower Show’s People’s Choice Award went to Bonnie McSharry. Congratulations Ladies! Out going President […]
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 […]
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.