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Gardening Update:   4/7/2024:  we are about a week before our average last frost, and soils at my house have reached 52ºF at 6 inches deep. after tonight, nightime temps are predicted to be warmer, and I am preparing to transplant some things that can be protected if/when we get a cool night.  See the 'seed starting resources' links under the 2024 Seed Sale info for more information.  


April 20th, 2024--HHS Spring Plant Exchange--10am-noon (free, open to all, don't need to bring plants to get plants; welcome: vegetable starts, perennial divisions, houseplants, but no invasives please).   Location--3909 Longfellow Street, Hyattsville.  Please carpool if possible!

April 20th, 2024--Hyattsville Anniversary and Earth Day Celebration, 4-9PM, Driskell Park


April 20 and 21, 2024:  Franciscan Monaster Garden Guild Plant and Herb Sale  (April 20, 9 am-5 pm, and April 21, 9 am-3 pm) Sale of monastery-grown plants including:h erbs & vegetables; roses, annual & perennials; camellias & azaleas; local honey & more!
Location: Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America
1400 Quincy St. NE, Washington DC 20017

Our May meeting will be Sat., May 18th, tentatively scheduled to be at the Hyattsville Municipal Building, and will feature snacking, socializing, and sharing slides of our gardens.  
Our June meeting on Sat., June 15th will be a Hyattsville garden tour co-sponsored by HHS, the city of Hyattsville, the Audubon Society, the Chesapeake Bay Trust, and the Prince George’s County Rain Check Rebate Program.  On this walkable garden tour, you’ll see local gardens with native plants, water-smart features installed through Rain Check Rebate, and/or certified bird/wildlife habitat. Experts will be on hand to answer your questions related to these features.  More details as they are ironed out.  

HHS Meetings are usually on the third Saturday of each month at 10 AM, with some exceptions.   Location varies.

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You may attend any Hyattsville Horticultural Society events whether or not you pay dues. If you choose to pay dues, you may pay them by cash or check at our February seed sales, at our January, February, or March meetings, OR you may pay online by clicking the link below (via Square).   We use collected money to host paid speakers, contribute to various causes, and/or support events and activities.  All spending is agreed upon at our meetings and described in our meeting minutes and email updates.  Thank you!

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