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August Message

07/31/2022 16:13
Greetings Garden Friends,  Who needed a park picnic when we had a beautiful parklike setting at Sue and Dave Auman’s home? A heartfelt thank you goes to Sue and Dave for hosting us on their spacious property and to those who brought delicious food, a lovely centerpiece and donations of plants...

July Horti-therapy

07/18/2022 16:43
Residents of Wexford House enjoyed creating arrangements with Silk flowers and STICKERS! Good work Jessie!  

July Picnic

07/06/2022 16:41
Here we are enjoying the natural shaded section of Sue's yard during our meeting time! Thanks Sue!  

Butterflies of Pennsylvania

07/01/2022 22:48
Butterflies of Pennsylvania By Karin Bolchazy   A total of 146 species of butterflies have been reported in Pennsylvania, according to Penn State Extension. About 24 have been documented only a few times in the state and might best be considered rare visitors.  Butterflies range from the...

July Message

07/01/2022 22:41
Greetings Garden Friends,  Summer is officially here. The days are longest and the nights shortest. In this commemorative month of our nation’s birth I must first reflect on the moving District IX Blue Star Memorial dedication ceremony recently performed in North Boundary Park, Cranberry...

Pileated Woodpecker

06/01/2022 09:20
PILEATED WOODPECKER by Karin Bolcshazy  I had never seen a pileated woodpecker until I moved to Franklin Park, and I was awed by its size and beautiful coloring. (“Pileated" refers to the bird's prominent red crest, from the Latin pileatus meaning “capped”.) Since our lot is wooded and...

June Message

06/01/2022 09:15
Greetings Garden Friends,  It looks like we had a productive plant sale despite an oppressively hot day. Talk about a real “trowel” just to remain hydrated. I really appreciated the time and effort provided by members to bring this event together; “Diggums” nurtured to wholesomeness, a bounty...

Mellon Park Field Trip

05/25/2022 21:18
What a wonderful day AND time of year to visit the Mellon Park Walled Garden and Herb gardens. The weather was beautiful and the perennials gave us a show! A special thanks to members of the Herb society who took a break from their clean-up work to talk about the herb sections, rose histrory and...

Plant Sale Date

05/21/2022 14:16
THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THE INGOMAR GARDEN CLUB!        The Ingomar Garden Club will hold our Spring Plant Sale   Saturday May 21st.    Corners of Ingomar Rd and Route 19 (Commodore Perry Plaza) - Brusters!   Perennials Annuals Flea...

Trials for Trowels

05/04/2022 23:25
Trials for Trowels By: Julie Barnes A handheld trowel is a gardening tool that is used rather frequently. Resembling a shovel or spade, it is used for potting, planting, transplanting, weeding, or digging. But, a trowel is not just a trowel. Choosing this tool can overwhelm even the most dedicated...
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