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  • February 11, 2023

Calusa Garden Club of Marco Island members met on Jan. 9, at Rose Hall in the Marco Island library.

Guest speaker was Garden Club member Connie Lowery, a National Garden Club certified flower show judge, who spoke on “ABC’s of Floral Design, from a Judge’s Perspective.”

Lowery  explained how NGC, to which Calusa Garden Club belongs, sets standards for floral designs that are entered in an NGC flower show, and how the flower show judges evaluate the floral designs.

The pictures show Lowery demonstrating a creative design made with tall curving branches and a seed pod painted with a purple

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  • October 24, 2022
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A spa garden like this is proposed for the David Lloyd club in York

A ‘spa garden’ is proposed for a leisure facility in York.

The David Lloyd Club seeks to create the garden with sauna, hydro pool, and fire pit at its premises on Hull Road, York.

If approved, the facility would be built on a 249m2 site at the south-western corner of the club, which is presently an area of hardstanding and a lawned area.

The plans submitted to City of York Council

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