Yard of the Month–April 2019

by Sharron Johnson April’s birthstone is the diamond. As we all know, diamonds are brilliant, coveted and strong.  When I think about diamonds, I think of a carbon-based object that has been kept under pressure plus the elements and gone through a...

MIDSOUTH SPRING GARDEN PLANT SALES Abound!

WooHoo, MIDSOUTH SPRING GARDEN PLANT SALES happen now. If you’re new to gardening or to Memphis, let me share where all the local garden experts go for some of their spring plant fixes. Shhh, mums the word. All these plant sales offer pocket-friendly prices and...

Propagation Notes–Planting Plugs or Seeds

by Dan Elgart Our garden club meeting was packed with members to hear our newest member, Dan Elgart, talk about Plant Propagation, His talk was so informative and extensive;  we learned many new plant terms. We also appreciated his hands-on style of showing us...

Cooper-Young Garden Contest

Cooper-Young Garden Contest Facebook Photo Contest • April 1, 2019-April 30, 2019   Love Plants? Like to garden but don’t have a lot of space? Enjoy being creative? Here’s YOUR chance to help beautify our neighborhood for the upcoming garden walk with your...

A shout-out to our Signature Sponsor-Palladio Garden

The Cooper-Young Garden Club is thrilled to recognize Palladio Garden as a Signature Sponsor of our annual Cooper-Young Garden Walk.  Not only is Palladio a yearly supporter of our garden walk, but they also participate as a business garden stop during our walk...

10 Reasons to Create an Urban Garden

10 Reasons to Create an Urban Garden If you are a city dweller, there are at least 10 reasons why you should create an urban garden in your own space. What is urban gardening?  It’s the growing of all types and varieties of plants in an urban...
“Gardeners of the Week”

“Gardeners of the Week”

  Our Gardeners of the Week are Kenzie Campbell and her husband, Don Gaines, affectionately know as That Vegan Dude. This is their first time being on the Garden Walk. “We want our yard to be an oasis for the birds, bees, butterflies and other important...