2018 Geranium Conference Hosted By Orange County Geranium Society
Was a Great Success! Photos under upcoming events
A Special Thanks to all the Donors and Volunteers
Meetings: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
2nd Saturday of the Month January - October Go to Home page for directions Come be our guest! Refreshments served
Guest Speakers for 2018
January 13, 2018 Guest Speaker: Jim Zemcik Topic: Here Comes Summer with tips on Summer Plant Care. Jim is a horticulturist who develops unique and one of a kind flowers, an expert in plant care. Come get the answers to all your plant care questions.
February 10, 2018 Guest Speaker: Jack Carlisle Jack is the owner of The Potting Shed. He will demonstrate a variety of potting styles using various planting materials, we will be in for a treat. This meeting will be held at The Potting Shed location: 401 W. Chapman Ave., Orange, Ca. 92866 just west of Glassell Street (west of the Orange Circle in the city of Orange) on Chapman Ave. Phone# 714-468-5154http://www.tpshomeandgarden.com/ Meeting time: 10 am - 12 pm Refreshments will be served
March 10, 2018 Guest Speaker: Nancy Brisco Topic: Secrets of Miniature Gardens. Do you have limited space? This is a perfect method to achieve the garden you always wanted. Nancy uses a variety of miniature geraniums and other plants to achieve your dream Garden.
Ticket Sales Until March 15, 2018 Southern California Largest Geranium Conferenc Hosted by Orange County Geranium Society One Day Event Check out our Upcoming Events page for more details Tickets are now available for purchase
April 14, 2018 Guest Speaker: Megan Penn Old Town Farmers and Artisans Market is operated by Orange Home Grown. Megan will be sharing with us the importance of locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables. Come join us for a fun, educational and inspirational discussion about our community markets. For more information check out their website: www.orangehomegrown.org
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June 9, 2018 Guest Speaker: Margaret Fisher and Chris Hogan Margaret and Chris are members of OC Geraniums Club and will be sharing their award winning collections with us and some of their secrets on how to grow prize winning Geraniums and Begonias. So come and be dazzled !
July 14, 2018 Guest Speaker: Cynthia Pardoe Co-Founder of International Regal Pelargonium Preservation Project. Their desire to collect and preserve all available varieties of regal pelargoniums. Cynthia will bring a variety of her unique and one of a kind plants that will dazzle us all. Her power point presentation will educate us all. So bring a friend or two, for a spectacular presentation! http://www.geraniumsonline.com/regalproject1.htm
August 11, 2018 Guest Speaker: Chris Roy Chris has worked at Orange County Farm Supply since 1979 (39 years) and is currently a wealth of knowledge to all of its customers. Come with questions about fertilizer, how much water, brown spots on my leaves, bugs and many more, bring a list. Don't forget to check out Chris' Corner at http://www.ocfarmsupply.com/tips/chris-corner/ Also don't forget, next month is time for Board Elections, so let us know if you are interested in serving? Offices: President, Vise President, Secretary and Treasurer. Ask any Officer how you can get involved in serving your club. Check out the Bylaws under the more page on this website.
September 8, 2018 Guest Speaker: Mona Lisa Borad Manager of Village Nurseries. Last year we were so blown away with the Geraniums and the variety's, colors and styles she brought with her, we asked her to come back. Check out her website: https://www.villagenurserieslc.com/ This Month is the Election of Officers
October 13, 2018
End of year Pot Luck and Installation of Elected Officers, our last meeting for the year.