I trust everyone enjoyed those sunny and 50+ degree days that we all experienced in late February! What a delightful surprise from Mother Nature!...
Come and volunteer for a few hours in the Native Planting on the Dequindre Cut Walking, Jogging, and Biking Tail. Learn about native plants and get some great exercise! If you know of groups or organizations that would like to volunteer for a community workday, please contact the Garden Center to schedule a specific date and time (weekday, weekend or evening)
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - Balduck Park, Chandler Park Dr., Detroit - 10:00am - Noon
The membership year is from January 1st - December 31st. Membership renewal letters were mailed in early November. If you can't remember if you renewed your membership, check your mailing label. If you see 12/17 on address label, membership is paid for 2017. If you see 12/16, membership expires on December 31, 2016.
From the September Potluck Picnic
The Detroit Garden Center invites you to the Annual Luncheon Meeting and Program. Sunday, April 23, 2017 - In the Belle Isle Nature Zoo Auditorium, 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Ed Blondin, owner of Hortulus Gardens presents
Garden History and How It Has Shaped Our Modern World
Gardening has shaped our modern world socially, economically, politically and globally. Ed will give the historical perspectives on gardening and how these garden traditions have molded our social norms and current garden aesthetics.
Detroit Garden Center will host a guided tree and history tour of Elmwood Cemetery. This popular event is always a highlight for the Detroit Garden Center's program year. Chancey Miller, Elmwood historian, and Cheryl English, Advanced Master Gardener, team up to share the history of Michigan's leading citizens interred in the cemetery and discuss some of the over 80 species of trees. The second oldest of Detroit's cemeteries, Elmwood retains the settlement's original rolling terrain and waterways.Read More >
Are you ready to hop on a plane and fly to the east coast? If so, mark your calendar for June 6 - 10, 2017. Boston is the destination for the 2017 Garden Tour.
We will depart from Metro Airport on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 via Delta Airlines at 10:00 am to Logan Airport in Boston. After enjoying lunch we'll spend the afternoon at the JFK Museum...Read More >