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MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW

ARBOR DAY EVENT

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc. & The City of Fort Lauderdale

Invite you to join us on
Arbor Day 2015

Saturday April 25, 2015

Where:
Florence C. Hardy Park
25 SW 9th Street
Fort Lauderdale


9:00-9:45 Arbor Day Ceremony in Pavilion
Gene Dempsey, City Forester
Public Works Sustainability Division

Rose Bechard-Butman, ISA Certified Arborist
Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Moringa Garden Circle

L. Thomas Chancey, Consulting Arborist, Softscapes

M.E. DePalma will make an appearance as butterfly woman
Earth Advisors and FPL will have "booths" giving out information on
Right Tree, Right Place


10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Tree Give Away in Parking Lot

Avocado
Bulnesia
Crape Myrtle
Dwarf Mango
Gumbo Limbo
Jamaica Caper
Lychee
Starfruit (Carambola)
Tamarind and more

With proof of residency (e.g., driver's license, utility bill, etc.) all Fort Lauderdale residents
may receive up to two (2) trees per household at no charge.

 


Pink Orchid

 

 


We are members of:

DSR (Deep South Region)

NGC (National Garden Clubs)

FFGC (Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. District XI

All Garden Club programs are open to the public,
we area not-for-profit organization.

BLC Chyong Guu Chaffinch 'Ta-Hsin' Orchid

Field of Pink Dianthus

Field of Pink Dianthus

soft pink colored roses


Antoine Rivoire Rose




Click the flower below to see
Photos from 2014 Standard Flower Show "ENCHANTMENT"

Beautiful yellow hybiscus

  We are located inside Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
on Sunrise Boulevard just east of A1A in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Hugh Birch Taylor Park Sign

Birch State Park
3109 East Sunrise Boulevard,
Fort Lauderdale, FL

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The Goals of Our Organization Are Our Ongoing Projects Include

Education Charity & Public Welfare

To encourage the cultivation, growth & development of flowers plants, shrubs, treesand thestudy of plant life

To stimulate the knowledge and
love of gardening

To assust in preserving our environment
& the beautification and safety
of Florida Highways.

The Annie Beck Library see the Annie Beck Story

Youth Gardending / Wekiva Youth Camp

An Adult and a Youth Flower Show
Horticulture Education & Floral Design

We are instrumental in the placing of the
Blue Star Memorial on our Highways.

We maintain a Speaker Bureau & encourage Bird Habitats.

A lovely Butterfly and Hummingbird Garden surround
our headquarters in Birch State Park.

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.,
(formerly Federated Garden Circles of Fort Lauderdale, Inc.)
is a member of:


The American Horticulture Society

Flamingo Gardens

The Florida Audubon Society

Fairchild Botanical Gardens

Nature Conservancy

Sensory Garden at the Lighthouse

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club
has maintained the Sensory Garden
at the lighthouse since the garden
was first created.

Most months of the year one of the club's Circles or MAL groups, visit the garden
and provide services such as weeding,
fertilization, re-planting etc.
Link to theYellow Butterfly Sensory Garden

Link to District XI
www.browardgardenclubs.org

Becky Schuberth, Director


We support the partnership between
National Garden Clubs and Habitat for Humanity by donating monetarily and physically by joining with volunteers from
other organizations in landscaping
Habitat homes in Broward County.

In the year 2006, the Club was recognized for their ongoing work
and was awarded the Emerald Award Broward County's highest environmental award.

The Fort Lauderdale Garden Club, Inc.,
(formerly Federated Garden Circles of Fort Lauderdale, Inc.) is a member of:

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