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Member Spotlight: Janet Manning

Janet Manning has been a loyal and enthusiastic member of the Garden Club of Denver for 22 years, and her passion for conservation and gardening extends back even further.  Janet was first…

Panayoti Kelaidis Featured in Horticulture Magazine

GCD’s honorary member Panayoti Kelaidis is featured in the September/October issue of Horticulture Magazine. The article details Kelaidis’s love of rock gardens and how he got started in his horticulture career. Click…

Hot Hort Tip

Have you heard the term “mast year”? This refers to when there are bumper crops of acorns or fruits from our trees. According to Grimm’s Gardens in Hiawatha, Kansas, “the word mast…

Thanksgiving arrangements

Design a dried arrangement for your Thanksgiving table!  This year members were provided a pre-selected bundle of dried material and a modern container to design at home. Inspiration pictures were provided. Members…

Emerita and Associates Holiday Tea

On November 22, guests gathered at Meg Nichols’ house for an afternoon tea party honoring GCD’s esteemed Emerita and Associate members. A special thank you goes to Meg for organizing and hosting!

Holiday Decorating at Denver Botanic Gardens

On November 14, seventeen Garden Club of Denver volunteers helped decorate the Romantic Garden at Denver Botanic Gardens. Club members kept the annual festive tradition alive as they filled pots with evergreens,…

2022 Shirley Meneice Horticultural Conference

More than 200 participants passionate about plants, flowers, native plants, seeds, botanic gardens, conservation, you name it…all things horticulture, gathered in Boston mid-September. It was truly an honor for Ann Ellis and…

Member Spotlight: Lindsay Dodge

Many of us know Lindsay Dodge as a long-serving and dedicated member of the Garden Club of Denver, who joined in 2003. What you may not know is that she is also a…

Floral Design at the Colorado Flower Collective

Sixteen Garden Club of Denver members attended the September Floral Design workshop held at The Colorado Flower Collective, a local wholesaler supplying florals and foliage from local/Colorado growers. Stefanie, the owner, started…

A Visit to the SummerHome Garden

The Photography Committee and members of Garden History & Design Committee met at the SummerHome Garden for an early morning photoshoot. The garden is a quiet pocket park in the heart of…