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October Meeting – Tom Pellett & Bugs

    Beginning at 6:00pm, join us in the garden to celebrate the Big Bugs at the Garden display. The Memphis Horticultural Society is sponsoring the giant Spider (see pictures below) located between My Big Backyard & The Live Garden (Look up!). The...

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September Newsletter

The High Line in New York City Cheryl Converse will give us a overview of The High Line, the amazing public park on Manhattan’s West Side that was transformed from an elevated freight rail line. The High Line’s landscape was created in partnership with...

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August Newsletter 2017

Gardening in the Age of Social Media: What’s Useful ? Caroline Brown became a Master Gardener with the class of 1999 and is a 10 Year-Plus member. She served as Committee Chair for the Tri-State Master Gardener Conference in 2004 and Secretary on the MAMG Board in...

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July Newsletter 2017

Kudzu and You - The Good, the Bad, the Ugly! John D. Byrd, Jr. was raised on a small cotton and tobacco farm in South Carolina. He learned the importance of integrated weed control using a hoe as an adolescent. He received a B.S. in Agronomy from Clemson University,...

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June Newsletter 2017

Ssh! Don’t tell the Ants! It’s Picnic Time: Indoors, Air Conditioning, Food and a Movie! What else could you ask for? The Memphis Horticulture Society’s Annual Picnic will be held on June 6th beginning at 6 pm in Sara’s Place. There will be transportation available to...

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May Newsletter 2017

Our May speaker, Hannah Underhill, is a young Memphian and garden enthusiast who captures the gardens, flowers, butterflies and bees on a weekly basis at the Dixon and Memphis Botanic Gardens

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March Newsletter 2017

February’s speaker, Linda Beutler, gave a great presentation on Ranunculaceae. MHS was fortunate to be able to collaborate with The Dixon to bring Ms. Beutler to Memphis from Oregon.

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February 2017 Newsletter

I want to take the time to give a big Thank You to our Board Members. I didn’t realize how hard our Board Members work to keep our organization running smooth until I become a member last year. As members, we see a great program at our meetings and a wonderful social time. But do we know the hard work it takes to keep things running smoothly? I didn’t.

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