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Calusa Garden Club Members Present Gardening Seminar


The Calusa Garden Club’s Sue Oldershaw and Donna Kay presented a seminar, Gardening On Our Island, at the Marco Island Branch of the Collier County Library.

Butterflies & Floral Design at Calusa Garden Club Meeting


Calusa Garden Club met on March 11, 2019 for a workshop at the Calusa Park Butterfly Garden. The tour of the Butterfly Garden, located at 1441 Winterberry Drive across from the baseball fields, began with Susan LaGrotta telling the members about the Butterfly Release to be held on April 16 at 11 AM at the Butterfly Garden to celebrate the […]

Calusa Garden Club Meets


Calusa Garden Club of Marco Island recently met and over 40 members listened and watched intently as Donna Kay, Master Gardener and Sue Oldershaw, 40-year Marco Island gardener, showed more than 50 colorful slides of trees, home landscapes, and plants of Marco Island and discussed best gardening practices for our Marco Island landscapes. Also at Monday’s Calusa Garden Club meeting, […]

New Trees Donated & Planted on Arbor Day

Leigh Plummer Park on Barfield Drive was established by Marco Island as a pocket park and in 1984, Calusa Garden Club undertook, with the help of Marco Island, to plant native plants and trees throughout the park. In 2017, the Garden Club installed a plaque in the park to commemorate their contributions to its diversity. Seasonal resident Gay Smith walks […]