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HPSW Meeting: November 17 @ 7pm with Ross Bayton

 How Plants Get Their Names       Dr. Ross Bayton, a taxonomist who trained at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (UK), will explain what taxonomy is, why it’s important and how it affects gardeners. So if you’ve ever felt frustrated when your favorite plant changed its name, he’s the one to blame (feel free […]

HPSW Meeting: June 16th @ 7pm – Irises – Patrick Spence

          There will be an HPSW meeting  Monday June 16th; at CUH, on Irises by Patrick Spence Refreshments and socializing 6:30 NHS Hall Section A, Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st St. Seattle, WA 98105 MAP CUH is at 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA 98105 http://www.cascadiairisgardens.com/about-us.aspx Patrick’s energies have since become […]

January 21st Meeting: Jewels of the Spring Garden

The HPSW January meeting will be Tuesday January 21, because Monday is MLK Day, 6:30-8:30 at CUH.   Mary Ellen Asmundson will speak on Corydalis and Bleeding Hearts, Jewels of the Spring Garden.  Her presentation is a study of the plant family and will cover taxonomy, cultivation, and propagation of common and unusual species for northwest gardens.  She will show lots of photos of species and cultivars […]

American Community Garden Association Meeting Announcement

International conference on community gardening invites public to participate Low-cost tours and workshops feature urban farms and gardens July 22, 2013 (Seattle, WA) – Interested in community gardening? The 34th Annual American Community Gardening Association (ACGA) Conference is coming to Seattle, August 8 – 11, and is opening its workshops and tours to the public. […]

Work Party – September 16 – 5pm

Work Party – Monday Evening 5pm before the Monthly September Meeting The next work party to weed out Equisetum from our first bed will be next Monday evening September 16 starting at 5pm, but come when you can. This is before our membership meeting that same evening at 7pm. Bring weeding tools, water, clothing appropriate […]