Delaware Valley Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society
Lewisia cotyledon, Helleborus x hybridus 'Royal Heritage Strain', Aeoniopsis cabulica, Aquilegia saximontana, Primula veris cv., Narcissus 'Chiva', and Jovibarba heuffelii

Chapter Meetings and Events

2021

For details on the program and location of each meeting, download the current issue of Dodecatheon.

Arnica lessingii in Alaska

Arnica lessingii near the Bering Glacier in Alaska. Photo by Anton Reznicek

January 9, 2021 at 10 AM
Chapter Meeting
Members' Show and Tell
By Zoom. A link to join the meeting will be emailed to members on the morning of the event.

February 13 at 10 AM
Chapter Meeting
Elisabeth Zander will give a presentation on her rock garden in Goshen, Connecticut, which encompasses tufa walls, tufa towers, troughs, and crevice and sand gardens.
By Zoom. Members will receive a link to the meeting by email.

March 13 at 10 AM
Chapter Meeting
Delainey Williams: "Betty Ford Alpine Garden"
By Zoom. Members will receive a link to the meeting by email. Nonmembers who wish to attend should register here by 6 AM on the day of the meeting.

April 10 at 10 AM
Chapter Meeting
Ginny Levy: "Conifers for Troughs and Rock Gardens"
By Zoom. Members will receive a link to the meeting by email. Nonmembers who wish to attend should register here by 6 AM on the day of the meeting.

June 5-13: Philadelphia Flower Show: "Habitat: Nature's Masterpiece"
Although our group will not mount an exhibit at this year's show, we encourage everyone to attend this exciting event.

June 12: Members' Plant Sale
Open only to DVC-NARGS members and their guests. Schedule:
        8:46-9:20 AM: Plant donations accepted
        9:20-9:40 AM: Plant Talk: hear about some of the plants on sale
        10 AM: Sale opens
As pandemic precautions, wearing a mask is required. Payment may be by check or by cash in the exact amount; no change will be given. The sale will be held rain or shine, so dress appropriately for the weather. More information is on our plant sale page.
At Morris Arboretum's Bloomfield Farm (303 E. Northwestern Avenue, Lafayette Hill, PA).

July 10 at 10 AM
Chapter Meeting
Karen Perkins of Garden Vision Epimediums: "Epimediums: Jewels of the Shade"
By Zoom. Members will receive a link to the meeting by email. Nonmembers who wish to attend should register here by 7 AM on the day of the meeting.

August 28, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM: Public Plant Sale
Held as part of the Hardy Plant Society's Fall Gardeners' Market
At Meadowbrook Farm, Jenkintown, PA

September 12 (Sunday): Chapter Plant Sale

 

Vaccinium vitis-idaea on Newfoundland

Mountain cranberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) in St. John's, Newfoundland, which was the site of the NARGS Annual General Meeting in July, 2018.