2020-2021 Yearbook

In Memory of our Lost but not Forgotten Gardeners 

In Memory of                         Memory Tree                                      Location
2020
Elise Haymans               Memory Bench at Butterfly Garden             Charlotte HarborEnvironmental Center

2019
Mary Kay Newman       Little Gem Magnolia, Magnolia grandiflora   South County Regional Park

2018
Shirley Mearns              Little Gem Magnolia, Magnolia grandiflor     South County Regional Park

2017
Emily Naylor                Southern Magnolia, Magnolia grandiflora      South County Regional Park

Mary Sterwerf               Jatropha, Jatropha integerrima                      History Park Heritage Garden

2015
June Walter                  Shady Lady, Black Olive bucida buceras        East Elementary School

Teddy Wasmus             Shady Lady, Black Olive bucida buceras       East Elementary School

 2014
Janice Lawn                  Shady Lady, Black Olive bucida buceras       East Elementary School

 2013
Doris Bartnik                Southern Magnolia, Magnolia grandiflora      South County Regional Park

 2012
Alice Chapman             Mahogany, Swietenia macrophylla             Laishley Park,Veterans’ Garden

Betty Kerr                     Mahogany, Swietenia macrophylla             Laishley Park, Veterans’ Garden

 2011
Anita Hall                     Live Oak, Quercus Virginia                           South County Regional Park

Derith Lane                  Live Oak, Quercus Virginia                           South County Regional Park

Reba Smith                   Live Oak, Quercus Virginia                            Christ Community United                                                                                          Methodist Church, Harbor Heights

Christel Stawick            Live Oak, Quercus Virginia                           South County Regional Park

 2009
Maureen Saunders O’Halloran   Apple Blossom, Cassia javanica        Woman’s Club Quiet Garden

2008
Mary Poulson               Cassia surattensis, Glaucous cassia                Punta Gorda old Library

Rex Warden                  African Tulip Tree,                                          History Park Heritage Garden Spathodea campanulata

 2007
Bernice Conrad             Crape myrtle, Lagerstoemia spp                     Punta Gorda old Library