The Garden Club of Coral Springs, Inc. is a nonprofit organization; that is educational, horticultural, environmental and community involved, with an IRS designation of 501C (3), therefore it is not owned by any individual(s) that profit from the organization. The Garden Club is directed by a Board of Directors comprised of volunteers elected by and from the membership. The members are as diverse as flowers in a botanical garden; a blend of gardeners, teachers, homemakers, nurses, lawyers, retirees, business owners and residents of the community, all sharing their love of gardening.
High School Seniors: Now is the time to apply for our Environmental and Horticultural Scholarships. Post mark deadline is April 15, 2017.
This Garden Club organization awards scholarships to support the study of horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, conservation, forestry, botany, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental control, city planning, land management, ecology, horticulture, marine biology, and, allied subjects.
Coral Springs – Looking Good
This is a beautification awards program initiated by the Garden Club of Coral Springs and the Neighborhood Environmental Committee of Coral Springs.
This awards program was established to recognize exceptional properties that, through their property design and maintenance, have made an important contribution to keeping Coral Springs beautiful. The festivities will take place at the Mayor’s Award Luncheon on May 11, 2017 at the beautiful Carolina Club in Margate.
To make this program a success, we need your nominations! You can nominate your favorite business, residential community, school or church garden, your friends, neighbor’s or your own secret garden. Nomination forms available January 15, 2017 Deadline is March 31, 2017. Go to www.coralsprings.org/lookinggood to download the application. Good luck!
LAST YEAR’S 2016 WINNERS
Orchid Award ~ The Walk
Rose Award ~ Maplewood Isles Residential Community
Flower Box Award ~ Jeri Decker, Resident
Secret Garden Award ~ Luanne Betz and Maurice & Dahlia Munroe, Residents
Wildlife Award ~ Red Lichen Sanctuary The Community & Garden Award ~ Rotary Club Community Garden of Coral Springs
The Mayor’s Award Luncheon
Previous Award Winner Nancy DaSilva
and Commissioner Dan Daley and
Mayor Vince Boccard
This exquisite luncheon and awards event will take place on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at The Carolina Club in Margate, commencing at 11 a.m. Mayor Skip Campbell will be presenting the Mayor’s Award to the winners of “Coral Springs Looking Good”, a citywide beautification program. The Future Steward of the Environment Awards and Scholarships will be presented at this luncheon. Guests are always welcome. For additional information, please call Marcy DiMare 954-253-9189.
Living in Broward County, Zone 10, with a unique, semi tropical climate, our heat, humidity and alkaline soil provide quite a challenge to the novice gardener and even the experienced gardener who is new to South Florida. Broward County residents live between sawgrass and seagrass—framed on the west by the serene beauty of the only Everglades in the world, and on the east by the sparkling Atlantic and its critical estuaries. Whatever the size of your garden and your gardening experience, membership is the perfect way to insure that you get the very best from your garden.
We bring year round advice, ideas and inspiration. Our members encompass all levels of experience in gardening, from Master Gardeners and Nursery owners to the novice gardener.
Our monthly meetings feature knowledgeable speakers on diverse subjects such as orchids, roses, palms, lawn care, butterfly gardens, proper pruning, grafting and wildlife habitats.
When you join our club, you will gain a wealth of gardening knowledge, become addicted to your garden, enjoy new friendships and feel good about your community!
Come Grow Wth Us!
Coral Springs, Fl. 33071