Horticulture Expert To Address Garden Club

Gardening educator and author Marianne Binetti will speak to the Port Ludlow Garden Club (PLGC) during their luncheon on Wednesday, October 12, at the Bay Club, 120 Spinnaker Place. Socializing will start at 11 a.m., followed by an 11:30 a.m. short business meeting.

Binetti’s talk will begin at noon, and all are invited to attend. She has a degree in horticulture from Washington State University and writes a weekly syndicated gardening column that runs in over a dozen newspapers including the Tacoma News Tribune (Sundays) and The Olympian (Saturdays). She has also written or co-written 10 gardening books, including Easy Answers for Great Gardens and her latest book, Edible Gardening for Washington and Oregon.

Binetti lectures and gives seminars on a variety of topics, has appeared on HGTV, and hosts radio and TV programs. She leads garden tours around the world with her husband Joe. She lives with her family in Enumclaw, near Seattle.

The event is free to PLGC members and $5 for non-members. Attendees can bring a sack lunch. Coffee, tea, and desserts will be provided by the garden club. For more information or to RSVP, contact Michelle Pelkey at a2112g|||plvoice|||org|||Garden Club Info