February 2017 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Preserving a Stunning Golden Live Oak Calendar Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month: Orange Blood Lily  A Variegated Oak Donated to Peckerwood Garden Conservancy Houston Tours Slideshow of February photos (If you are in Outlook and are not seeing the images, please click here) Adam’s notes from the…

January 2017 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Visiting exciting plant collections through the Carolinas Calendar Social Media Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Slideshow of January photos (If you are in Outlook and are not seeing the images, please click here) Adam’s notes from the garden Throughout the past year, I touted how winter, specifically…

December 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden It’s Not the Borer’s Fault! Calendar Social Media Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Slideshow of December photos See a slideshow of 2016 memories Adam’s notes from the garden Winter is setting in, and things are not following the same pattern as last year. Interestingly, things that displayed…

November 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Collecting in Florida’s Sandhills Calendar Social Media Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Visitors Slideshow Adam’s notes from the garden After the initial cool weather in October, it was quite warm until our recent first light frost. The only indication of brief freezing temperatures are the dead…

October 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden South to the Rio Grande Calendar Social Media Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Noteworthy Visitors Slideshow Adam’s notes from the garden November is upon us, and I’m finally finishing our October newsletter. The past weeks have been busy, but that is the case every month as…

September 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Special Guest Lectures Acorn Sale Calendar Social Media Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Expedition to West Texas Adam’s notes from the garden Though it is still quite hot out, the ripening acorns and sudden appearance of flowering oxblood lilies are signaling that fall is just around…

August 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Yucca-do Nursery Monthly Events Calendar Collaborations Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Nursery News Explorations in Colorado Peckerwood is celebrating its new role as a public garden by beefing up its events calendar and strengthening ties with horticultural groups and institutions across the county,  Peckerwood staff and…

July 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Caribbean Connections Monthly Events Calendar Ongoing Collaborations Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month What’s New in the Nursery Peckerwood is celebrating its new role as a public garden by beefing up its events calendar and strengthening ties with horticultural groups and institutions across the county,  Peckerwood staff…

June 2016 Newsletter

Table of Contents Adam’s notes from the garden Peckerwood Insiders’ Tours Calendar What’s new in the nursery Volunteer appreciation Plant of the month Regular events at Peckerwood not just seasonal anymore! We have traditionally had a series of spring and fall open days along with a few other fundraising events during those two seasons, with…

April 2016 Newsletter

Exciting News and Awards! As further proof of the national significance of Peckerwood Garden, founder John G. Fairey has received two prominent, national gardening honors this Spring. He is the 2016 recipient of The American Horticultural Society’s most prestigious award, the Liberty Hyde Bailey Award, one of the Great American Gardeners Awards that the AHS…