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HPSW Annual Picnic August 11th.

Join us August 11th for the Annual HPSW Picnic. This year the event will be held at Dragonfly Farms new location in Sultan.

The HPSW  picnic this year will be August 11th @ 11:30 hosted by Dragonfly Farms and Dreamscape Water Gardens.

HPSW will provide box lunches from Panera for members. Feel free to bring friends, spouses, etc. Their lunch will be $10. Picnic tables are available.

Please let Kandy Kroll (kandykp98133@yahoo.com) know your choice for  lunch.

Dragonfly Farms and Dreamscape Water Gardens are located in Sultan on US 2, on the way to Stevens Pass. Address is 11125 – 323rd Ave SE,

Turn off US 2 onto Sultan Basin Road. Sultan Basin Road turns right after awhile, keep going straight onto 323rd, the address is the second driveway on the right

We will help arrange carpools once we know who signs up, since Sultan is a significant distance for most of us. 


Sunday, July 14 – The HPSW Big Summer Plant Sale — 11 AM to 3 PM

The HPSW will be having a Big Summer Plant Sale on July 14th from 11am to 3pm ONLY! 14555 Stone Ave N in Shoreline

Lots of summer and fall perennials at great prices.  Come early for best selection; and time to wander the nursery and garden.  

Our members will to available to help with selection and questions.  

Cash, credit cards and checks OK.  

14555 Stone Ave N in Shoreline. Stone Ave is one block east of Highway 99 (Aurora). Take the 145th exit from I-5 and  head west towards Aurora Avenue. Turn right at Stone Ave N, and go down the hill. Stone Ave N is a dead end street; sale is on the left (west) side of street

2019-2020 HPSW Scheduled Meetings and Events

April 28th- Spring Plant Sale 10am-2pm at CUH

May 20th – Robyn Wyll, Tips for Tomato Growing Success

June 17th – Heidi and Jeff from Dreamscape Water Gardens

July & Aug    Summer Picnic- Date and Location TBA

September 16th – Caroline Zebroski, The Glory of Fuchsias in the Fall Garden

October 20th – Fall Bulb Sale at CUH

November 19th  – Dina Russell, ‘Rhizosphere’ where plants and humans meet

December               Holiday Party, Date & Location TBAA

January 21 2020 (note this is a Tuesday) Sarah Verlinde The Good, Bad and the  Yummy for Birds


Our regular meetings are from 7-9 on the third Monday of each month at the UW Botanic Gardens, Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st Seattle 98105

October 14th -Don’t Miss the 8th Annual HPSW Bulb and Plant Sale

Hardy Plant Society of Washington
8th Annual Fall Bulb and Plant Sale

Sunday Oct 14, 2018, 10 am – 2 pm

Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st St. Seattle, WA 98105

 

Lots of varieties of fall planted, spring blooming bulbs at good prices: alliums, galanthus, crocus, narcissus, tulips, and smaller, more unusual bulbs like ixia, chionodoxa. Bulbs packaged in small amounts like 5-10 bulbs per bag,
so you can buy what you need.  There will also be plants for sale that look good in autumn.
http://www.hardyplantsocietywa.org/?p=2763

HPSW SUMMER PICNIC -AUGUST 19TH -OLD GOAT FARM

Join us August 19th at Old Goat Farm in Graham for the HPSW annual summer picnic.
Tour the lovely gardens and nursery.  HPSWwill be providing food to be delivered. Free to members, $10 for guests.

 

Please  RSVP to Pamela  pamelaperrott@comcast.net to ensure the count for the caterers. Plan for a 11:30 arrival, with lunch at Noon.   Tour of garden after lunch.

Old Goat Farm has set aside this day for our event.  It is not limited to HPSW members but anybody who isn’t a member will have to pay $10, and register prior to the event.

We will encourage carpools because it’s so far away, an hour or so for most of us, more for people in places like Everett. 

Address

Old Goat Farm
20021 Orting Kapowsin Hwy. E.
Graham, WA 98338
Phone: (360) 893-1261
E-mail:oldgoatfarm@comcast.net

Mapquest Us

From Seattle:

Take I-5 south.
Take Hwy. 405 north towards Renton.
Take Hwy. 167 south towards Kent-Auburn.
Take the Hwy. 410 Sumner-Yakima exit.
Exit on Hwy. 162 to Orting.
Go right at light.
Go 7 miles to Orting.
Turn right at the light onto Calistoga.
Follow the road up the winding hill; the road flattens out. The first major cross street is 200th which veers to the right (do not take it). After you pass 200th, we are the third driveway (a small, circular driveway) on the left.

From Olympia:

Take I-5 north.
Take Hwy. 512 east towards Puyallup.
Take exit 161 (the 2nd Puyallup exit).
Turn right on Meridian (past South Hill Mall).
Go approximately 6 miles.
Turn left on 200th (left turn lane).
Go about 2 miles to stop sign.
Turn right at stop sign (Orting-Kapowsin Hwy.).
We are the third driveway — a small, circular driveway, on the left.