Category Archives: Gardening

It’s that time of year again-Gardening- Plant Sales!

2014 King County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Preview Party, Sat. May 3, and Sun. May 4. Find plants from Master Gardeners and specialty growers, get free garden design consultations and quick tips, personal shopping advice from experienced Master Gardeners, and garden art and more from select vendors. See the veggie catalogs and tomato list…

Broadview Garden Club Meeting

 Written by President of BGC Sue Jensen; Plant collectors, casual gardeners and arm chair travelers alike will enjoy this Thursday’s talk by Kevin Carribine and Jennifer Macuba on plant collecting adventures in remote locations around the world.  The event starts at 7:00 pm and is hosted by the Broadview Garden Club. The meeting takes place in the…

Broadview Garden Club Meeting tonight

Hope you can join us! This Thursday for our second meeting of the fall, 7:00 pm at Luther Church, (13047 Greenwood Ave. North) in the Fireside Room. 10/10 Topic: “Make your own custom Mulch” Our speaker will be Frank Jones, a veteran professional gardener, who mixes up a variety of special mulches for the garden…

Broadview Garden Club Plant Sale

Date:  Saturday, May 4th Time:  10 – 3 Where:  Broadview Thompson School Address:  13052 Greenwood Avenue North  Selection includes:  Perennials, annuals, vegetables, native plants and much more.  Experienced gardeners on hand to answer your gardening questions and make planting suggestions.     Organized in September 1951 and remains active in the Broadview Community. Our mission “is to…

It’s that time of year again…Gardening in Broadview

 The Broadview Community Council  and the Broadview Garden Club is kicking off Spring with exciting meeting. Join us: March 19th Luther Memorial Church 13047 Greenwood Avenue N Meeting Starts at 7:00 PM    Native Plants, Natural Pruning & A Neighborhood Gem – Resources for Broadview Gardeners  Did you know that the Washington Native Plant Society conducts guided…

Free P-Patch at Luther Memorial Church in Broadview

  Luther Memorial Church are once again offering free garden plots on a first come, first served basis to anyone interested in a space to garden! There are no strings attached (unless beans are growing up ‘em)….we are just trying to be good neighbors! The soil has been fertilized (sermon jokes are appropriate here), we have…

Gardening in Broadview

 Written by Michelle Miner a member of the Broadview Garen Club  Midwinter can be quiet, except for the colored twigs of willows and dogwoods, but late winter and early spring can burst forth with an abundance of hellebore blooms.  They can be winter’s most captivating plant.  It is so fun to walk out into your sleepy…

Piper’s Orchard Wassail Party January 12

The Friends of Piper’s Orchard is holding an apple wassailing party at the orchard next Saturday, from Noon to 1:30 PM. The Sound and Fury Morris dancers, who made music and danced at the orchard 3 years ago, will be back and help bless the orchard to ensure a fruitful harvest this summer.  They have created a…

Gardening in the NW… Broadview Neighborhood

Wrtten by Michelle Miner,a member of the Broadview Garden Club At the end of summer, I like to think about what plants worked in my garden, and what changes I might like to make. I have a spot in my front area that seems to cry out for some kind of dramatic plant.  The plant…

Broadview Garden Club News

We are starting up our new year September 13th Interested in joining in? We meet at 7:00 the second Thursday of the month with guest speakers. Monthly meeting run Sept thru June with occasional events in the summer.  This year our meeting will be at Luther Memorial Lutheran Church in the Fireside room, 13047 Greenwood…