Calendar

2017

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

If anyone has Salvias  in their garden they don’t know the name of or plants they can’t identify, please take a photo and email it to lgarnett844@gmail.com. I can help you.

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May Tues 9th     Rowville  Library 11am

 Stud Park Shopping Centre, Stud Rd,   Rowville  Mel:81 J1

Lyndi will be speaking
Salvia plants and books will be for sale
Bring plants to be identified

May Wed 10th        Barrina open Garden Club 1.30pm

26 Barrina St,  Blackburn  South  Mel: 287 E2

Lyndi will be speaking
Salvia plants and books will be for sale
Bring plants to be identified

May 17th Wed  Nobelius Working in the  Garden
                                       11am – 3pm  Mel 127 G4

Nobelius Heritage Park, Crighton Rd, Emerald,  under the Packing Shed.
This is our Midweek Working in the Garden for those who can’t come at the weekends.
The gardens need maintaining and we need your help to keep them flowering and looking good for all  who walk through.
If you can spare  an hour or two, it would really be appreciated – many hands make light work etc..
A chance for you to identify those Salvias in your garden and take home lots of cutting material.
Tea/coffee will be provided. Bring a plate to share for lunch.
Bring a hat, water, a chair, gloves and what ever tools you wish to use and of course a large plastic bag for those cuttings.
Please see the map for directions. Phone Lyndi 98034534 if coming.
All welcome

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May 28th Sun     Nobelius Working in the  Garden
                                       11am – 3pm  Mel 127 G4

Nobelius Heritage Park, Crighton Rd, Emerald,  under the Packing Shed.
For those who might have an hour or two to come and help Working in the Garden during  the week.
The gardens need maintaining and we need your help to keep them flowering and looking good for all  who walk through.
If you can spare  an hour or two, it would really be appreciated – many hands make light work etc..
A chance for you to identify those Salvias in your garden and take home lots of cutting material.
Tea/coffee will be provided. Bring a plate to share for lunch.
Bring a hat, water, a chair, gloves and what ever tools you wish to use and of course a large plastic bag for those cuttings.
Please see the map for directions. Phone Lyndi 98034534 if coming.
All welcome

June Mon 5th    Lang Lang Garden Club  1.30pm

Lang Lang  Community  Centre Mel: Pg 18 R18

7 Westernport Rd, Lang Lang
Lyndi will be speaking
Salvia plants and books will be for sale
Bring plants to be identified
Come to see what Salvias are flowering in Winter

June Sat 17th        RHS Gardener’s Day Out  9.30am

Rusden Theatre , Deakin University,  Burwood Campus,  Burwood Hwy, Burwood Mel:  61, B5

3 Inspiring  speakers and presentations through out the day,. Book to guarantee a place.
Salvia plants,books and seed will be for sale.
Huge range of plants and products, demonstrations and displays
Bring your list, bring plants to be identified, to avoid disappointment.
email : lgarnett844@gmail.com

June 25th Sun  Kuranga Plant Nursery & Paperbark Cafe  11.00

111 York Rd, Mt Evelyn Mel:120 A3

Wonderful selection of native plants and artifacts – a good place to wander around
Gorgeous Gift shop: Perfect gifts for anyone and everyone.
Paperbark Cafe catering for all needs, a great  selection of food.
Bookings essential. Phone Lyndi if coming 98034534

July 4th Tues  Centre Bentleigh Garden Club   1.30pm

Y.M.C.A. Hall, 178 East Boundary Rd, Bentleigh East. Mel: 68 K 11

Lyndi will be speaking on the wonders of Salvias.
Plants  and Salvia books for sale
Bring plants to be identified

July 13th Thurs   Belgrave Regional Library 1.30pm

Reynolds Rd,  Mel 77 F10.

Lyndi will be speaking about gorgeous Salvias and their world.
Plants and Salvia books for sale
Bring flowers to be identified.

Aug Sun 13th  Geelong Botanical Gardens  11.30am

crn Podbury & Eastern Park Dve, ( Within Eastern Park)

Come and see  this wonderful regional Botanic Gardens.
See our extensive Salvia collection, inside and outside the gates,(the  Bill Whitehead collecting of Salvias donated to the Botanic Gardens)  the huge Ginko biloba with it’s butter yellow leaves.
See the Pelagonium collection and so much more.

Lunch , tea/ coffee  at the Tea House or bring your own.
Meet  in the circle by the outside gates at 11.30
All are  welcome to join us

Aug Fri 18th  Euroa Garden Club  2pm

Touring Map: 910 ,R3
Lyndi will be speaking
Salvia plants and books will be for sale
Bring plants to be identified

Aug Sun 27th   Lesley Edmonds Gippsland Garden 11am

270 Coster Rd, Modella ( Koo Wee Rup, Longwarry Rd) Sth Gippsland   Touring Map: 912 T7  Rd,  C421

Lesley has a lovely winter/ spring/ summer/ Autumn garden, filled with  masses of Salvias and other interesting perennials shrubs and trees on her property.
Come for a drive in the country and visit a gorgeous garden.
Tea/ coffee will be provided. Bring a lunch to share.
Bring Salvias to be identified
Car pooling can be arranged. Map to follow shortly
Please phone Lesley if intending to come. Ph 0448702744.

Sept Sat 9th  Lakeside Garden Expo

Info coming soon

Another fabulous Garden Expo

Sept Sun10th   Salvia Subscribers Lunch at Nobelius      12pm

Nobelius Heritage Park, Crighton Rd, Emerald, under the Packing Shed   Mel: 127 G4

12pm Lunch under the Oak trees
Lunch and Tea/ coffee will be provided.
Come and see the display Garden, meet other subscribers, your chance to catch up.
Bring a chair ( essential) or rug and plastic bag for cuttings
Phone Lyndi if coming Ph 98034534. All subscribers very welcome

Sept Sun 17th   Pruning Salvias

Display Garden : Nobelius Heritage Park, Crighton Ave, below the Packing Shed   Mel: 127 G4

Watch and find out how to prune Salvias

Find out when to Prune Salvias

Tea/coffee provided
Bring secateurs/ snips and plastic bags( cuttings to take home)
a chair and appropriate clothing for the day.
Phone Lyndi if coming Ph 98034534.

Oct Sat/Sun 7th/8th   Macedon Garden Lovers Fair

Bolobek,  370 Mt Macedon Rd, Macedon  10am – 4pm

The gardens will be open to have the opportunity to walk through
Wonderful selection of plant and garden treasures
Salvia plants,books and seed will be for sale.
Bring your list, bring plants to be identified, to avoid disappointment.
email : lgarnett844@gmail.com

Oct 7th/8th Sat  Birchwood Open Garden near Benalla 10.00

Oct Sat/Sun21-22 Oct       Botanic Gardens

Botanic and Rare Plant Fair 10 am – 4pm

The Diggers Club, the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Friends of the Botanic Gardens will again be holding the
Botanic and Rare Plant Fair 10am -4pm
$10.00 admission for the General Public

A large range of  Spring  Salvias will be on sale along with Salvia books and Salvia seed

Please email your lists of Salvias that your wanting so they can be put aside for you, so you don’t miss out.

Oct Sun 22nd  Ivanhoe Garden Club Festa

Bellfield Community Centre, Crn Oriel Rd & Bell St, Ivanhoe

Wonderful flower and plant display, a Community Veg garden and so much more. Displays, Demonstrations and Speakers during the day.
Salvia plants,books and seed will be for sale.
Bring your list, bring plants to be identified, to avoid disappointment.
email : lgarnett844@gmail.com

Nov Sat/Sun 4th/5th       Annual Rose Show

1pm Sat, 9am – 4pm Sun Mel: 70 E1
Millers Rd, Mt Waverley Community Centre, opposite the train station

Wonderful Rose  Display.
Demonstrations and Speakers during the day.
Salvia plants,books and seed will be for sale.
Bring your list, bring plants to be identified, to avoid disappointment.
email : lgarnett844@gmail.com

Nov Sun 19th   Annual Plants at Nobelius  12pm

Nobelius Heritage Park, Emerald
Crighton Rd, Emerald   Mel: 127 G4

under the Puffing Billy TrainLine

Our Huge end of year sale.
Hurry be early, grab those bargains, until stocks run out.
Salvia plants,books and seed will be for sale.
Bring your list, bring plants to be identified, to avoid disappointment.
email : lgarnett844@gmail.com

Dec Sun 3rd        Christmas Lunch      11am

65 Glynns Rd, North Warrandyte

Fiona Williams  ( our publicity officer’s) magnificent country garden
Bring a Christmas plate to share and a chair. Join in all the festivities of the season.

Phone  Fiona if coming . Ph 0417323785

(Branch of the Herb Society of Victoria Inc.)