Wednesday, April 10, 2013


                                    60th  ANNUAL SHOW & SALE

The Baltimore African Violet & Gesneriad Club will hold their 60th Annual Mother’s Day Show & Sale at The Shops at Kenilworth, 800 Kenilworth Drive, Towson MD on May 10 and 11, 2013. Hours are Friday, May 10 Sales 9AM-7PM  Show 1pm-7pm and Saturday, May 11 Show & Sale  9AM-5PM. Our show will feature many unbelievable and unusual plants. The sale tables will hold hundreds of beautiful African violet, gesneriads, and other exotic houseplants. Also available  will be leaves, cuttings, and many growing supplies including soil mix, plant rings, self-watering pots and much more. Experienced growers will be there to answer your growing questions. This event is free to the public and is handicap accessible.
For additional information please contact Shirley Huffman  301-854-2021 or

Saturday, April 6, 2013

BIG Tree Sale!

It's that time of year---the Baltimore County BIG Tree Sale is on.

Saturday May 11, with the order form and info available online:
Big Tree Program Info & Order Form

And of course there is the ongoing Marylanders Plant Trees program where you can purchase native trees at reduced prices from participating local nurseries & garden centers (includes Home Depot). Download your $25 off coupon (good for price of trees $50+):
Marylanders Plant Trees Info & Coupon

See you in the dirt!

Monday, April 1, 2013

Some web resources for gardening

  •  My Square Foot Garden - sign up to be reminded when to plant veggies for your area, and receive a free 7 Steps to Garden Success.

Do you have any other resources you would like to share with us? Reply by Comment below!

Using the BLOG!

Hello fellow gardeners!
Spring appears to be here already and I am certain that we are all itching to garden, so...

We are ramping up the usage of this blog for all communications between the members of the Club.
Everyone can post here, or reply to posts by reply comments!

You can view all the Flyers from the Federated in our Google Drive simply by clicking HERE

Take a look at the calendar to the right which also includes our scheduled events

See you in the dirt!