Attending the Bayou Vista Garden Club May meeting were, seated from left, Janice Verret, Ann Breaux, Darlene Aucoin, Jo Ann Ryan, Donna Bucci, Gloria Roy and Annita Blanco. Standing from left are Carol Schaub, Kim Alcina, Jennie Aucoin, Suzan Fangue, Donna Richard, Dawn Thomason, Mary Myers, Nancy Marcel and Jean Chauvin.
—Submitted Photos

Hostesses for Bayou Vista Garden Club’s May meeting were Donna Bucci, left and Jo Ann Ryan. Bucci created a mass floral design, “To Friends,” using daisies, chrysanthemum, leather leaf fern, and asparagus fern.

Bayou Vista Garden Club takes garden tour

Jean and Darryl Chauvin hosted the Bayou Vista Garden Club May meeting at their home on Bayou Teche in Patterson. This was the last meeting of the 2016-17 season.

Butterfly pentas is a low-maintenance flower with great blooms through late fall.
—AgCenter/Allen Owings

Colorful summer bedding plants take the heat

Whether in flower beds, containers, hanging baskets or window boxes, summer bedding plants can quickly and economically help create the colorful landscape that so many gardeners crave.

Sandra Marshall presented the program “Care of Roses” to her fellow members during the Patterson Garden Club meeting.
—Submitted Photos

Co-hostesses for Patterson’s February meeting were Iris Roy, left and Ginger Griffin. The next club meeting is March 21. New members are welcome.

Marshall presents program on roses at club meeting

Patterson Garden Club held its Feb. 21 meeting at the home of Iris Roy. Co-hostess with Roy was Ginger Griffin.



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