On Key Allegro Island in the city of
Key Allegro is basically a sandbar whose
development is about 35 years old. Those who long for large
native oak trees often move from the island to other areas of
Rockport. This club
is for those who love the water that surrounds us and want to share
tips as to which plants will and won't survive our environment, and
can be done to help them survive. Membership in the club is limited to
women currently living on the island and those who have previously
Serious gardeners are referred to the following web site, they are our
greatest information resource. http://aransas-tx.tamu.edu/
One specific project of the Key Allegro Garden Club is the selection of
of the Month" for each of the nine months, September-May.
See the Yard of the Month page, or local newspaper, for specifics.
Click on the Newsletter below to
April 13 at Allegro House begining at 8:30,
Special presentation by
Canal and Property Owners
President Brink Brinkerhoff says
the meeting will be over
at about 10:30 if questions
about the recent damage to boats in canals
are not too extensive.
Patty Chapman is scheduled to start the
Garden Club meeting at 10:30.
We can expect a power point presentation on the preliminary plans for
the preservation and beautification of Key Allegro.
Hostesses Lovelyn Hughes and Darla
Monday April 20, Board meeting at ALLEGRO House
trip to Corpus Christi Botanical Gardens.
Get $20 to Ann Hoffert for the Orchid Garden tour.
April 26. SATURDAY: Festival of Flowers in Art, Student Art
Entries: Students enter the competition at no cost so we welcome
donations to cover their prizes.
Directory Corrections: Betsy Armstrong phone 214-808-5050
Kim Ulrich phone: 361-237-554
STATEMENT of the KEY ALLEGRO GARDEN CLUB
A. To help
develop and enhance the island's landscaped common areas.
To educate our members on topics concerning the health of the
promote protection of native plants, trees, and birds.
foster a welcoming atmosphere for our members.
or comments use the email address below:
Key Allegro Garden Club