Gardening Tips

Planting and Caring for Bulbs

Planting and Caring for Bulbs

Provided by Richard Jenson, Louisiana Master Gardener Separating Amaryllis Plants Planting Tulips, Hyacinths and Other Bulbs

Our January 2020 General Meeting, Taught Us About Growing Bulbs

On January 28, 2020, the Old Metairie Garden Club held its first general meeting of the year. The guest speaker...

Old Metairie Garden Club General Meeting 1-28-2020

Old Metairie Garden Club General Meeting 1/28/2020

Open to all. Both members and non-members are welcome. Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Porter & Luke’s 1517...

Post Wild NOLA Flyer | Old Metairie Garden Club

Designing Plant Communities for Resilient Landscapes

You are invited to join Nell Howard and the Native Plant Initiative of Greater New Orleans for a lecture on...

General Meeting 10_22_2019-Old Metairie Garden Club

Old Metairie Garden Club General Meeting – 10/22/2019

If you are interested in gardening and Old Metairie community events you should be a member of the Old Metairie...

Maryann Carpenter's Beautiful Garden | Old Metairie Garden Club

Maryann Carpenter ‘s Garden

Maryann Carpenter an OMGC member shared beautiful photos of her garden in Old Metairie and shared seeds too.

Spring Gardening Checklist

Spring Gardening Checklist

The garden is waking up, and you're in charge! It's time to plant, prune, prepare beds, and care for your lawn.

February planting

February is great time to be in the garden

for excited gardeners getting ready, either. Here are some tips to help. 


Don’t forget to tackle these 3 gardening tasks ahead of spring

It may be winter, but there’s still more to life than binge-watching TV. On a sunny day, bundle up and get outside for some gardening. You’ll get a head start, lift your spirits and set your mind on spring.