Bulb Sale now going on - get your orders in to June Miller NOW! If you did not place an order at the September meeting, you may still be able to get a bag of bulbs at the October or November meeting. This is a great fund raiser for the club. All members should try to participate. Here is the list of bulbs available! Have a question about the bulb sale - call or email June: (609) 771-4390; JuneMiller1119@comcast.net
Daffodil (Cheefulness) - Pkg. of 6 - $5.00; Pkg. of 12 - $9.00; Pkg. of 24 - $15.00 Daffodil (Actaea) - Pkg. of 6 - $7.00; Pkg. of 12 - $13.00; Pkg. of 24 - $24.00 Tulip (Mistress) - Pkg. of 6 - $4.00; Pkg. of 12 - $7.00; Pkg. of 24 - $12.00 Allium (Purple Sensation) – Pkg. of 3 - $4.00; Pkg. of 6 $7.00
POINSETTIA SALE WILL BE COMING UP SOON! Terry Palise will announce the colors and sizes of the poinsettias - check the newsletter for more information.
West Trenton Garden Club Flower Show - "Jersey Fresh" May 1-2, 2015 (Set Up - April 29-20, 2015) Ewing Senior and Community Center, Ewing, NJ
Check out the "DRAFT" Schedule for the show. This schedule contain all of the three Divisions - Horticulture, Design and Special Exhibits. It does not include the Rules and Regulations for the show - this will follow shortly.
New Jersey Flower & Garden Show February 12 - 15, 2015 New Jersey Convention Center, Edison, NJ
The schedule for the GCNJ Flower Show will be downloaded soon on the website. Be a part of the show and volunteer to work or exhibit!
New Jersey Flower & Garden Show February 13 - 16, 2014 New Jersey Convention Center, Edison, NJ
Las year's NJ Flower Show was held at the NJ Convention Center in Edison. The show theme was "From Sea to Shining Sea." Our own Helga Fontus was a recipient of a Blue Ribbon in one of the table design classes! Below is a picture of her design. Congratulations Helga!!
WEST TRENTON FALL FLOWER SHOW - 2012
Although our Fall Flower Show 2012 has been over for almost two years, we will maintain this information on our website until the next one. It may serve as inspiration for our next show!
Over 270 ribbons were award in Horticulture, Design and Special Exhibits. Thanks to all that worked at the show, exhibited or attended. Please check out the pictures of the show below and the Book of Evidence that was sent in for a GCNJ award - this is a pdf file and it can be accessed below. This book contains many pictures of the show, including all of the award winnners, some staging, many pictures of the individuals sections, all of the design and artistic crafts as well as many other interesting pictures of the show. Many thanks to Jack McCullough who contributed photographs for the BOE.
Here are some of the top winners: HORTICULTURE AWARDS: Award of Horticulture Excellence & Millija Lovett Award - Maggie Kramer; Awards of Merit - Carol Bozarth, Joyce Russell, Anna Adomaitis, and two for Dianne Dickinson; Grower's Choice Awards - June Rosso and two for Anne Chmielewski; Arboreal Awards - Dianne Dickinson and Anne Chmielewski. DESIGN AWARDS:Award ofDesign Excellence & Table Artistry - Helga Fontus; Mari Epley Award - Coleen Harrison. SPECIAL EXHIBIT AWARDS: Educational Top Exhibitor Award and the Audrey Harker Award - Grace Starrett, Linda Reasoner and Anne Chmiewlewski (for the display on our Garden Club); Artistic Crafts Award & WTGC Special Award (for Artistic Crafts) - Grace Starrett; WTGC Special Award (for Photography) - Pat Bowker; Youth Top Exhibitor Award - Tristen Graf. Awards of Appreciation were also given to Buxon's Garden Center for "Fall Festival", Ewing Independent Living for "Golden Years" and Ed Birdstall and the students of Sypek Center Mercer County Technical Schools for "Homecoming Game." Also Dianne Dickinson took away the NGC Sweepstakes Award!