The mission of the Naples Garden Club is to provide opportunities for sharing and learning about horticulture, floral design and the environment in a congenial, supportive atmosphere.
Community-wide interest in horticulture, floral design and the environment.
The March 5, 2018, program will be an update on floral design by Claudia Bates. There have been new divisions, design types and forms of combination plantings for flower shows with the recently released “Handbook for Flower Shows”. The handbook is produced every decade by National Garden Club. Bates, an accomplished floral designer, will demonstrate some of the additions and variations in Florals and talk about how to use the … Continue reading →
One of our club’s community grants, made last Spring, was to Friends of Fakahatchee. The monies were to build a Tiki hut at the foot of their Cypress Bend Boardwalk. After a delay due to Hurricane Irma, the 14′ X 20′ Tiki hut was built by a Miami company this past December 29. Authentic Tiki huts consist of all natural, high quality materials and are constructed according to Seminole tradition. … Continue reading →
It’s almost here . . . the online application for the next Provisional class will only be available on our website from February 15, 2018 through March 15, 2018. Please remind anyone you’re planning to sponsor who has already attended a general meeting that space is limited and applications are accepted as first come, first serve, based on the date payment is received. The required Provisional Orientation will be on … Continue reading →
Renee Tucci, who provided the program at the Feb 5 Monthly Membership Meeting, shared tips galore during her fabulous floral demonstration. Tucci explained that she was eating, drinking and sleeping “The Wonders of Water” theme of the upcoming Philadelphia Flower Show. She is on the staff of the award winning company that creates the show’s entry and settings for the Pennsylvania Horticulture Society who puts on the show, which starts … Continue reading →