Welcome

The Grapevine Garden Club is an organization of men and women who enjoy gardening, sharing plants and having fun. Through its monthly programs, field trips, annual plant sale, scholarship program and civic beautification projects, the club promotes interest in gardening and floral design. We offer a common ground to build lasting friendships and to learn more about gardening, wildlife, conservation and the environment.

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GGCmeeting location
1209 S. Main St. Grapevine

Grapevine Convention Center

General Meetings

The club meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Grapevine Convention Center, 1209 South Main Street, Grapevine, Texas. Social time begins at 9:30 a.m. and the program begins at 10:00 a.m. We do not meet in June, July or August. Guests and visitors are welcome.

Membership Information

We always welcome new and returning members! The membership application can be downloaded here membership application Fill it out and send your check to the GGC P.O. Box.

GGC Annual Plant Sale
Sat., 16 April, 8:00 a.m. to Noon

The Survive and Thrive plant sale will be held at the Grapevine Botanical Gardens on Saturday 16 Mar 8 AM to noon. A large selection of native and adaptive plants, butterfly host and nectar plants and heirloom plants from our member gardens will be available. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer questions.

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Plant digging crew - 2016

Other activities that round out the Garden Club year include interesting tours, project work days, Flowercade, the District II convention and our annual spring luncheon.

Frightened Frog donated to
local Elementary Schools

A copy of the National Garden Clubs' The Frightened Frog, An Environmental Tale was donated to local GCISD elementary school libraries. A copy was also given to the Grapevine Public Library and two private elementary school libraries.

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Frightened Frog goes to Faith Christian Library

GGC collaborates on new
Rose Trial Garden

GGC is collaborating with the City of Grapevine PARD and Texas A&M AgriLife Ext. Service to conduct another rose trial, this time to hopefully identify rose rosette resistant varieties. The newly planted 17 varieties of roses will be monitored over the next few years. The rose trial garden is on the north side of Dove Loop at Shadybrook.

Mar - May 2016
General Meetings

The Mar 22nd program is titled Landscape Revolution: Gardening Nature's Way given by Joyce Connelley, Marshall Grain.

The Apr 26th program is titled Rose Parade Experience given by Marilyn Cox, Tarrant County Master Gardener. Note: The Apr 26th meeting will be held at the Grapevine Concourse Event Center 3800 Fairway Dr., Grapevine

The May 24th event is the spring luncheon with scholarship awards and installation of officers.


Other Special Events

Workshop - Mar 22 Workshop on Container Gardening after the General Meeting (Bessie Mitchell house, Grapevine Botanical Gardens).

District II Spring Convention - Mar 29 (Alvarado).

West TX St. Civic Project - Apr 12 Workday.

Spring Plant Sale - Apr 16 GGC Spring Plant Sale (Grapevine Botanical Gardens).

EPIC Earth Day - Apr 16 GGC Spring Plant Sale (Grapevine Botanical Gardens).

Flowercade - Apr 23-24 Garden Club Council of Ft. Worth Flower Show (Ft. Worth Botanic Garden).

Gardeners on View - Apr 26 after the general meeting.

Redbud Tree Program - Apr 27-29 at selected GCISD Elementary schools.

Please see the Calendar page for a program description and additional listings of 2016 spring events.

More club photos may be viewed here.


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