Well done to Mave for spotting my not so deliberate mistake!!! The date for our summer Party is Tuesday 8th August, not 7th !!!! Sorry for any confusion !!!
It’s Party Time!!!! Hi everyone, it’s time for our annual Summer Picnic on Tuesday, 7th August at 7pm at the home of our members, Anna and Dave who live above Sayalonga. Directions to follow soon. The evening is based upon the “American Pot Luck Picnic Theme” so please each member bring along one plate… Read More Its Summer Party Time !!!!
Dry Can be Beautiful! Having just come through the hottest June on record in Andalucía, we await (with steaming breath) what July has in store for us! It’s a month of ‘pottering’ – no-one wants to do heavy gardening in this heat. July is named after the famous Roman general and statesman, Julius Caesar. His legacy… Read More July Jobs in the Mediterranean Garden
Axarquia Garden Club Financial Update June 2017 Bought Forward 708.00 Credits Debits Numbers board 50.00 Plant donations 15.50 New Members Fees 20.00 (Peter Wells) (Stephen Wainde) Visitor Fees 9.00 Numbers Board Prize 8.00 Name Badges 13.28 Totals 94.50 21.28 781.22 Cheers Greg
Thirty-three members visited Sue and Keith Rockall’s stunning garden on Tuesday 13th June. The day was very hot for the time of year and most people were pleased to sit and chat in the shade offered by the many plant-filled seating places. Sue and Keith started the garden from nothing 10 years’ ago. Sue said… Read More Review of Visit to Sue and Keith Rockall’s Garden – Tuesday 13th June 2017
Hi All, Maggie has kindly sent an item that may well be of interest to many of our members, See below “I am becoming increasingly interested in working towards a zero-waste lifestyle. It’s likely to be an extremely long journey, but we all have to start somewhere. I recently came across this article about zero-waste… Read More Zero Waste Gardening
Hi All, Part of the road from Canillas de Albiada to Archez is closed, so here are two options of getting to Sue’s garden next Tuesday. Instead of going through Archez after leaving Canillas, turn right at the signpost for Puerto de los Carboneros, and follow this road (which is bendy and in places quite… Read More Road Closures affect our next meeting
For Our Next Meeting on 13th June 2017 Thanks to everyone who has replied, but if you haven’t, please can you email Cindy on cindyjones19 @ hotmail dot com (please remove the spaces and replace the dot) to let her know whether or not you will be attending. Also, if you have lost of misplaced… Read More Roll Up Roll Up, Its nearly Time
June is named after the Roman goddess Juno, patroness of marriage and the well-being of women and it is recognised as the real start of summer with the solstice, this year, on 21 st June. It is the month when the heat really starts to ramp up here in Mediterranean Spain – and, at Viveros Florena, we… Read More June Jobs in the Mediterranean Garden
Evening Everyone, Our next meeting on Tuesday 13th June gives us a great opportunity to see a well established “typical local dry Spanish garden” which is full of colour and interest. We will be visiting the garden of our club member Sue Rockall in Fogarate. To find Sue’s garden, take the road from Competa towards… Read More Tuesday 13th June 2017