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WVHPG Coming Events for 2017 and 2018
Our Monthly Meetings take place at the Campbell Community Center at 155 High Street (the corner of High St and Second Avenue) in Eugene, Oregon. There is ample parking in the parking lot at the corner of 2nd and High. Please see our Contact Us page for a map and directions.

Meetings begin at 7:00 PM, but the doors open at 6:30 PM for refreshments, book buying, botanical sample browsing, and socializing. We meet the second Tuesday of the month, September through November, and January through May. The public is invited to attend our speaker meetings. Admission is free for members and $5 for non-members.

Our monthly meetings include:
~ Fascinating and informative presentations from the best plant people in the world.
~ Superb botanical samples - find out what's blooming now!
~ Gardening Tip of the Month series.
​~ Terrific door prizes.
~ Wonderful gardening and plant books at discounted prices.
~ Plants available for purchase.
~ Refreshments and a chance to visit with speakers and members before and after the presentation.
Join us for our next event...
Watch for more information on our up-coming programs and events...

June 17th Bus Tour to Beavercreek OR

WVHPG Members and friends are invited to sign up for our summer bus tour. The trip will cost $30 and will leave from the South Eugene High School parking lot at 8:00 AM and will return around 6:00 PM.

The garden tour will include:
Meredith and D.A. Hilderbrand ~ the house is a wonder of modern design, and the garden is a woodland retreat with flowing paths and beautiful lush plantings.
Beth Hanson Winter ~ this large woodland garden has great found art and original art throughout with many fine plants that are very well displayed.
Wild Ginger Farm ~ here you will find rock garden plants, natives, bulbs, and interesting perennials, and a good chance to buy lots of fun and unique plants.​
​Come and join your friends old and new on a great day filled with gardens and nurseries.
September 12, 2017 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
​"Hevlingen Herb Nursery" with Andy Van Hevlingen

​October 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"Plants for Western Gardens: Natives and Others" with Paul Bonine

November 14, 2017 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"Garden Fever Nursery" with Lori Volmer

January 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"Annuals" (Renee's Garden) with Renee Shepard

February 13, 2018 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"In the Garden with Mike" with Mike Darcy

March 13, 2018 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"All About Camellias" with Robert Herold

April 10, 2018 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"Hydrangeas" with Kristin Van Hoose

May 8, 2018 at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM
"Manzanitas and Hebes on Trial" with Neil Bell




Saturday, May 12, 2018 ~ 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Annual Willamette Valley Hardy Plant Group Plant Sale
Lane County Fair Grounds
See the Plant Sale page for more information