September 16  9:30 am
Protecting Local Waterways with Gardens
Spring Lake Pavilion

  • Ellen Sturrop Comeau, Water Resources Extension Agent with Clemson University, will show us how to protect our beautiful and productive saltmarshes and lagoons with water-wise gardens and landscaping practices. This presentation will cover the design, installation  and maintenance of rain gardens and vegetated buffers; and simple ways to turn your existing landscape into a saltmarsh friendly one.

October 21   
The Secrets of Indigo

  • Field trip to Three Sisters Organic Farm in Bluffton where they grow indigo. Priscilla Coleman, one of the three sisters, will demonstrate working with indigo.

Details to follow

November 18   9:30 a.m.
Gardening for Wildlife
Spring Lake Pavilion

  • Debbie Albanese, a Biologist focusing on ecology and conservation, will discuss dealing with the challenges to gardening with native plants.  There are benefits which include deer resistant native plants and the contribution to the health of our planet.  Information regarding Pesticide Regulation will be included.

December 8
Holiday Home Tour                                   

  • Visit homes beautifully decorated for the holidays, located within Hilton Head Plantation.  Tickets and additional information to follow.

January 20   9:30 a.m.
Proper Watering, Fertilizers, and Soil Amendments

Spring Lake Pavilion

  • Lauren of Taylors Quality Landscape Supply & Nursery will discuss obtaining the maximum benefits for your garden from proper watering, fertilizing and soil amendments.

February 17    9:30am
Container Gardening

Spring Lake Pavilion

  • A designer from The Green Thumb Home and Garden Center will demonstrate the key elements in creating stunning containers for the sun and shade.

March 17    9:30am
HHP Farm Club
Spring Lake Pavilion

  • Hear about the history of the Hilton Head Plantation Farm Club at Seabrook Farm. Take a virtual four-season tour of the Farm with fellow member Nancy Renner of The Avid Gardeners and “Farmer” at the HHP Farm.

April 14    (note change of date from regular meeting)
Savannah Garden Tour

  • Field trip – Savannah Garden Tour unlocks the garden gates of selected private gardens in Savannah’s Landmark Historic District for self-guided exploration.

Details to be announced in early fall.

May 19        Time and location TBA
Garden Walk and Officers’ Installation Luncheon

  • You are invited to browse and enjoy some of our members’ spectacular gardens followed by a luncheon, where the new Club officers will be installed for 2023-2024. More details to follow.

June 16     
Happy Hour Gathering

  • Our final get-together of the year. Details to follow