Welcome to The Avid Gardeners overview. We invite you to click on the links above to visit our web pages and really get to know us.
The Avid Gardeners is a federated garden club located within Hilton Head Plantation and open to all residents and property owners therein. Its goal is:
- to create the love of gardens and flowers
- to promote beauty in our community and road sides
- to conserve natural resources
Established March 4, 1987, the club is beginning its 28th year with a calendar of educational and fun programs and field trips.
- The National Garden Clubs, Inc.
- South Atlantic Region
- Garden Club of South Carolina
- West Low Country District
Meetings are held monthly except for July and August. Many projects are ongoing. Such as
- the Korosi Vegetable and Herb Educational Garden and Butterfly Garden
- maintaining two memorial gardens within the plantation
- decorating for Christmas throughout the plantation and at Memory Matters
- Susan G. Koman Plant It Pink garden at Hilton Head Hospital
- maintaining the club website
- publishing a monthly newsletter to share information with members
- articles in the local paper and plantation newsletter
The Avid Gardeners is the proud recipient of thirteen first or second place awards from the National Garden Club, South Atlantic Region, State of South Carolina and West Lowcountry District Clubs.