Myrtle spurge, also known as donkey’s tail or burro’s tail, is a drought-tolerant plant native to Europe and Asia Minor. It was brought to the western U.S. as an ornamental, but unfortunately it is highly invasive. When ripe, its seeds pop out of their capsules and can travel as far as 15 feet. A patch […]
The Utah Associated Garden Clubs
Sharing the Joy of Gardening in Utah
The Utah Associated Garden Clubs, Inc. are part of the National Garden Clubs, Inc., sharing its mission to provide education, resources, and networking opportunities for our members, and to promote the love of gardening, floral design, and civic and environmental responsibility. We currently have 11 member clubs in the state of Utah, with 333 individual members.
The Utah Rose Society’s annual rose show has been postponed until September 25 this year, because of COVID restrictions. Entries will be received from 7:00-9:30 AM, and the show will be open to the public from noon till 4:00 PM. Admission is free.
This creative poster by Grant Vanten Akker was not a Rocky Mountain Region winner, but it took 1st place at the state level for Utah.
This fun entry was submitted by a student in South Dakota.
This poster by Ryan Woodbury was not the winning entry this year, but it is so charming that we wanted to share it with everyone. Good work, Ryan!
by Klohie Zeiger of Malta, MT
In the spring of 2017, Sandy visited the children’s garden at Howard Driggs Elementary School, a program that our past president Connie MacKay was instrumental in setting up. Connie writes: “So sorry to learn about Sandy’s death. Her visit to Utah in 2017 was delightful. She took the time not only to speak to the […]
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