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Auction and Picnic, Saturday, April 15, 2017

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Please join us for our annual Auction and Picnic on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Garden Council Building, 2166 Virginia Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33901. Admission is free. This is a great opportunity, especially for new members and visitors, to take advantage of a wide variety of trees brought in by vendors from around the state.

Meeting, Saturday, March 18, 2017

Susan Johnson will be working with the Gmelina Arborea tree at this meeting. (Please be advised that our meeting will be held (this time only) at our previous location at 6281 Metro Plantation, Fort Myers, FL.). Here is a Wikipedia link to the Gmelina tree, a fast-growing and unique deciduous tree.

Article about Basic Fertilizers

Mr. Jeremiah Pearce sent us this email about Basic Fertilizers a few weeks ago. It describes comparisons of three different fertilizers. As a reminder, Martha Goff is our local supplier of fertilizers and her products can be seen at http://www.tropicalgreenbonsai.com/category_index.asp.

Gold Coast Bonsai to Honor Ed Trout, March 11, 2017

Here is some information by the Gold Coast Bonsai Society who will be honoring Ed Trout during their show and sale. If you are interested in attending perhaps we could set up a caravan…let us know.

Bonsai Tree at Berne Davis Park

This is the Ficus Tree that Judy Gore started more than four years ago with the "Root Over Rock" Technique. It now has a sign to denote that it is our tree.

Survey of Insecticides for Lee County Homeowners

This attachment is an in-depth description of insecticides. It is quite detailed.

Flower Show, March 17-18, 2017

This attachment describes "A Standard Flower Show" at the Berne Davis Garden, 2166 Virginia Ave., Fort Myers, FL on March 17-18, 2017. Free and open to the public. See this attachment for hours.

February 2017 Newsletter

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This is the Newsletter for February 2017.

Bus Tour to Bok Tower, Feb 18, 2017

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You are invited to a tour of the Bok Tower and surrounding gardens (https://boktowergardens.org/) on February 18, 2017. Please see the attached PDF for details.

January 2017 Bonsai Clipper with 2017 Program

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This edition of the Bonsai Clipper outlines the events for 2017.

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