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KHGC meets Monday
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The King Haiglar Garden Club meets Monday at 3 p.m. at the home of Julie Trott, 1711 Fair Street, Camden. Julie will host, assisted by co-hosts Ellen Vaughn and Mary Acken.

The arrangement theme for March is "Garden Art as a Container", such as using a painted, decorative garden pot. Members are encouraged to display horticulture specimens from their gardens for judging. Specimens and arrangements should be in place by 3 p.m. This month’s judges are Frances Hendrix, Betty Sue Webber, and Anne Hutchins. Garden maintenance volunteers for March are Carolyn McKittrick and Cathy Moss.

After social time, a program on garden art will be presented. A short business meeting will follow.

March Garden Tips:

• Time to plant bulbs such as gladiolas and dahlia

• Divide and/or move summer and fall blooming perennials

• Change oil in lawn mower, check spark plugs

and sharpen blades

• Fertilize camellias after they bloom

• Fertilize established roses and plants as new growth appears

• Wait for warm weather

Flower of the month: Jonquil

Critter of the month: Termite

Herb of the month: Curly Parsley

Vegetable of the month: Leeks

Fruit of the month: Tamarillo