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Chappell Hill Garden Club Christmas Home Tour - Dec. 10, 2023

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Established July 9, 2008

Welcome to our newest members:

Meetings & Activities

Regular meetings are usually held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 10:00 AM - 12:00 noon, at the Fellowship Hall of the Chappell Hill United Methodist Church, 5195 Church Street.

 

Monthly meetings include speakers, raffles, door prizes and refreshments.  In addition o our meetings, we have different projects, sponsor scholarships, garden art, plant swap and field trips.  Annual Club Fundraiser:  Christmas Home Tour.

Kay Hanson-Clerc
Tina Hart
Janis Boulware

Janice Williams

We invite you to join us!

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One of the Club's most visible projects is maintaining the flower beds in front of the town's Post Office, also a few other areas along Main Street. We hold monthly work days to do the planting and weeding.  

Instructions for Application Form - Click on the link to open the form with Adobe Reader.  You can print the form to your printer and fill in all the information needed.  The form can be 1) mailed to the The Chappell Hill Garden Club (PO Box 24, Chappell Hill, Tx 77426), or 2) dropped off at Bluebonnet House and Garden Center in Chappell Hill.


Note:  Payment must be submitted with the application to become a CHGC member.

 

If you have questions, please use the contact form at the top of this page . . . or call club president, Dale Ramey, at 713-­562-6191.

"A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singling, and the lawnmower is broken."
                                     --- James Dent

"If you've never experienced the joy of accomplishing more than you can imagine, plant a garden."
​                                         --- Robert Brault

Scholarship/Financial Aid Requests

If you are looking to request scholarship or general financial aid (due to an unfortunate circumstance), please submit either the Scholarship form or Financial form.  All instructions for completion are on the forms.

We invite you to join us!

post-office_1_orig.jpg

One of the Club's most visible projects is maintaining the flower beds in front of the town's Post Office, also a few other areas along Main Street. We hold monthly work days to do the planting and weeding.  

Instructions for Application Form - Click on the link to open the form with Adobe Reader.  You can print the form to your printer and fill in all the information needed.  The form can be 1) mailed to the The Chappell Hill Garden Club (PO Box 24, Chappell Hill, Tx 77426), or 2) dropped off at Bluebonnet House and Garden Center in Chappell Hill.


Note:  Payment must be submitted with the application to become a CHGC member.

 

If you have questions, please use the contact form at the top of this page . . . or call club president, Dale Ramey, at 713-­562-6191.

Plant of the Month

Plant of the Month - Caladiums

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Resists

  • Deer 

 

Characteristics:

  • Plant Type: Annual  

  • Height Category: Medium 

  • Garden Height: 15 - 20 Inches  

  • Spacing: 10 - 14 Inches  

  • Spread: 10 - 14 Inches  

  • Foliage Colors: Green, Pink, White 

  • Foliage Shade: Rose, Pink, Green and White  

  • Habit: Upright  

  • Container Role:  Thriller 

Plant Needs:

  • Light Requirement: Sun or Shade 

  • Maintenance Category: Easy 

  • Bloom Time: Grown for Foliage 

  • Hardiness Zones: 10a, 10b, 11a, 11b

  • Water Category: Average 

  • Uses: Border Plant, Container, Landscape, Mass Planting 

Uses Notes: 

Great in landscapes and containers and will grow well in sunny and shaded locations. They can also be grown indoors as a houseplant where bright light or a sunny window are preferred.

Picture Credits:  www.dutchbulbs.com

More Info:  https://www.provenwinners.com/plants/caladium/heart-heart-radiance-sun-or-shade-caladium-caladium-hortulanum