To further, in every way, interest in gardening and kindred subjects and to cooperate with all programs for the improvement in planting, conservation, environment and beautification of our island.
The Club supports many out-reach programs, local environmental organizations, scholarship programs, and services through the monies raised by our annual Holiday Tour of Homes. Professional speakers present programs throughout the year on floral design, horticulture, environmental issues and garden-related topics. Membership meetings are held the second Thursday of every month, September through May excluding December.
Interested in joining our club? You must have a residence on Long Beach Island or Stafford Township New Jersey. Ask one of our members about attending a meeting or go to the “Contact Us” tab to complete the Membership Contact Form. When filling out form please include city/town in address. Thank you.
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March 2021 – Winter Houseplants
“If winter comes, can spring be far behind?” Percy Bysshe Shelley
Until then, to brighten these dreary winter days, please enjoy the indoor gardening successes of our members. The Website Committee thanks the many members who have submitted photos. Click on any photo to enlarge and start slide show.
Streptocarpus Cape Primrose Dorian Madreperla "This plant has been handed down in the Garden Club for 20 to 25 years. Last year I propagated it and have passed along several plants."
Marimo Japanese Moss Balls Mary Wilding " They grow naturally in a number of lakes around the world, can live up to 500 years, can float or sink in the water in response to light and are considered good luck.
Banana Tree Gillian Rozicer More than 40 species native to Asia and leaf blades can grow to 6ft in length.
Trailing Rosemary Jeannette Michelson "This plant lives outdoors in the warm weather but migrates to a cozy indoor window in the winter."
Virtual Garden Tour Summer 2020
We have created a virtual garden tour highlighting the beautiful gardens of our members. Take a minute to enjoy the fabulous gardens.