Rolling Meadows Garden Club

      Founded 1999

Our Mission
The purpose of this Club is to share our knowledge and love of gardening through educational meetings, contributing to the community, civic beautification, and annual events.

This unusual spikey flower is called a Bear's Breeches and is also in Carol O's wonderful garden.

Below are some charming pictures from Carol O. & Chuck's lovely garden and a little story

Below are members favorite photos from April





Here is a lovely Peony with a hungry bee in Carol O. yard.

Here are a few pictures of flowers blooming in my yard.  The first one is just a regular lily.  The next two show something new I got this year, It's called Hollyhock Malva.  It is a perennial but I have it in a pot.  The last picture is a red coneflower, also new to me this year

Here is a Jackmani Clemantis that has lived in my garden for many, many years, I think over 25.  Sharon 



Below are some pretty flowers from the garden of Carol F.  Carol has also given us a short description. below the pictures.

​A beautiful Allium, member of the Ornamental Onion family also lives in Carol O's garden.


Well, the story I have to tell is about the yellow peony.
I have had it in my yard for 3 years.  I didn't know it would take that long to finally bloom.  The garden center where I bought it didn't tell me that.  When I was close to my 1 year warranty, I contacted them. She said next year it will bloom.  When I was coming up to its 2 year anniversary, I called them again.  She said third year is the charm. Told me I would have 2 or 3 blooms next year & then more each year after that.  Well, she was right.  My first year of blooms & I had 3 of them!  So, be patient if you really want a yellow peony!



Members may submit pictures of garden areas or individual plants that they are proud of and would like to share, along with any planting and care tips that have worked for them.  Submit pictures in .jpg or .img format as an attachment to rollingmeadowsgardenclub@gmail.com


Now it is your turn to submit pictures, and perhaps a little story for this page.