Tag: Gardening

Garden Club meeting recap

  Lori Slocum On Monday, March 19 the Garden Club had our monthly meeting. Master gardener Liz Moyer was our speaker and introduced many varieties of native plants that will thrive and flourish in our part of the state. Liz brought some asters to our lucky door prize winners! Our April meeting will be the…

Garden Club news

  Theresa L. Peoples The March Garden Club meeting will be on Monday, March 19 in the Lone Star Room of the Clubhouse at 10:30 a.m. Our program will be delivered by Liz Moyer from the Denton County Master Gardeners Association and the Native Plant Society of Texas. Having lived in North Texas over forty…

Garden Club visits the Tulip Farm

  Lori Slocum On Monday, February 19 the Robson Ranch Garden Club took a field trip to see the first blooming tulip field in Texas. The Tulip Farm in Pilot Point was started four years ago by Pieter Koeman, who moved here from Holland. They grow approximately 600,000 tulips every year on their six-acre tulip…

Garden Club members to visit Tulip Farm

  Theresa L. Peoples, VP/Program Chair The Robson Ranch Garden Club members will be meeting on February 19 in the Clubhouse parking lot at 9:40 a.m. to carpool to the Texas Tulip Farm in Pilot Point. Owner Mr. Pieter Koeman will speak to the club about tulips and the 600,000 bulbs he grows on his…

Garden Club December meeting luncheon

  Theresa L. Peoples On December 18 members of the Robson Ranch Garden Club are invited to join in a festive luncheon at the Wildhorse Grill at 11:00 a.m. And because we are expecting a large group we will have a selection of six choices for our meal at regular prices, which we will order…

Garden Club November meeting recap

  Theresa Peoples Ms. Carol Rowley from the Speakers Bureau of the Denton County Master Gardener’s Association was the guest speaker at the Robson Ranch Garden Club on November 20. Ms. Rowley spoke to the club on types of soil and how to prepare the soil to be the best for sustainable plants in North…

Garden Club gets tips for winter gardening

The Robson Ranch Garden Club learned about winter gardening.

Mary Ann Rich The Robson Ranch Garden Club met at the Denton Calloway Nursery. Andrea Spencer, the bedding department manager, shared a variety of plants to give a world of winter color as well as being frost resistant. Other topics covered included how to protect sensitive plants from freezing temperatures and how to combine structure…