Laura McDonald with Willow Gate Gardens is all smiles.

Laura McDonald with Willow Gate Gardens is all smiles.

If you are interested in gardening and preserving the natural beauty of Big Canoe, Wildflower Bunch wants to welcome you as a member. Visit the website, www.wildflowerbunch.com or the Facebook page, for up-to-date information.

Artistic birdhouses were available at the April WFB Plant Sale.

Artistic birdhouses were available at the April WFB Plant Sale.

The April Plant Sale was enjoyed by Big Canoe residents who snapped up great gift items, garden advice, arrangements and handcrafted items for their gardens. Featured vendors included: Whispering Springs Nursery, Green Trade Nursery, Willow Gate Gardens and Fern Ridge Farms.

Fern Ridge Farms offered beautiful greenery.

Fern Ridge Farms offered beautiful greenery. 

Annuals and hanging baskets

Annuals and hanging baskets from Whispering Springs Nursery were a big hit at the sale.

Join us for our next exciting events.

June 2: Katy Ross, “Night Song Native Nursery,” members only, picnic box lunch

July 7: Pamela Crawford, “Easy Container Gardening”

Aug. 4: John Kohip, “Propagation of Azaleas and Rhododendrons”

Sept. 1: Mathew Parks, “Big Canoe Landscaping”

Oct. 6: Gordon Griffith, “Flowers of Big Canoe”

Nov. 3: “Gather Together,” members only

Come grow with us;join our group by reaching out to Membership Chair Sue Ouderkirk, souderkirk@yahoo.com. Wildflower Bunch membership is open to any Big Canoe resident and is available throughout the year.