ALPINE GARDEN CLUB OF BC Membership BENEFITS
Monthly meetings from September through June with guest speakers, raffle, pot show and an opportunity to meet other keen gardeners.
Bulletin published four times a year with information on club activities and articles on a wide range of aspects of plants in the wild and in cultivation.
THE SEED EXCHANGE
Seed collected worldwide in cultivation and in the wild by our members. Approximately 1500 varieties, many rare, are published in the seed list in November, from which non-donors are entitled to 30 packets of seeds and donors to 60 packets of seeds, with priority given to donors.
The Club subscribes to seed collecting expeditions to mountain regions overseas. Seeds are for sale at meetings, particularly early in the year.
AGC of BC Library is a collection of books and periodicals specifically oriented to our club membership. This library is only available at our monthly meetings and books can be taken out from month to month by members only.
Open Gardens - a great way to see the variety of growing techniques and garden styles other enthusiasts use. Garden tours are often organized in the spring and are an unmatchable learning experience.
Plant Sales offer sale volunteers an opportunity to shop ahead for the choicest plants available.
Membership Cards and Name Tags
To get your Membership Card to obtain discounts at select nurseries , contact Karen Shuster in the Contacts Page. She can also make up a name tag for you,