By Bill Johnson
Like most folks putting an outdoor event together, I had crossed fingers and toes in hopes that the weather would be perfect for the Iowa Arbors & Botanicals Tour at the Brenton Arboretum in Dallas Center, Iowa and the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden in Des Moines, Iowa. Waking up the morning of June 2, I looked outside and breathed a sigh of relief – blue skies, no rain. Continue reading “A Hot Time at Iowa Arbors and Botanicals Tour”
By Wendy Brister
Over 300 people gathered in Millersville, PA in June for the 26th Native Plants in the Landscape Conference (NPILC). As Conference Coordinator, I was happy to welcome the membership of GWA joining us for the first time with a screening of the movie “Hometown Habitat.” Continue reading “Native Plants in the Landscape Conference with “Hometown Habitat” Screening”
By GWA Membership Committee
The final countdown to GWA Buffalo has begun. Members are getting ready for the garden communicator’s event of the year – and that’s no exaggeration. In this post, the GWA Membership Committee shares what they love about this premier gathering of the GWA family. Continue reading “Why We’re Going to Buffalo: GWA’s Membership Committee Speaks Out”
By Jamie Grangier Cummins
GWA is pleased to announce a new venture with Master Nursery Garden Centers which will help our members connect with local and regional garden centers for garden communications opportunities. In this special edition of GWA Grows, Jamie Grangier Cummins describes how GWA members can benefit from this cooperation.
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By Gerald Simcoe
GWA Region I began our “Harvard Yards Garden Tour” at the Hunnewell Building at the main entrance of the Arnold Arboretum. Having parked at the opposite end, I made my way uphill, which allowed for some exhilarating exercise and grand views I would have otherwise missed. Continue reading “Boston unCommon: Harvard Yards Tour”
The GWA community was saddened to learn of the passing of Daniel Gasteiger on June 1, 2017 due to pancreatic cancer. Some of you may not know but it was Daniel who first conceived of a blog for GWA. In honor of his life and influence among our members, we offer these memorial comments from those who knew him.
Continue reading “Remembering Daniel Gasteiger”
Want to take your garden blog to the next level? Read what these blogging experts have to say about what makes their blog stand out among the crowd…
Continue reading “Blogging Tips From Experts”