Science Club - Horticulture

  • Club Description: Open to all students who have an interest in plants or floral design.  Members create and sell floral centerpices for various holidays.  Club members also plant and grow all bedding plants in the school greenhouse, which will be sold to the public in May. 

    Select Horticulture Club members will participate in FFA Career Development Events  These competitions are career based focusing on Forestry, Floral Design, and Horticulture.  Members will comptete against other horticulture programs in Illinois.

    Sponsors/Contact Information: Colleen Martin     

    Meeting Location: East Campus, Room 32 (the Greenhouse)

             Meeting Time: 3:00-4:30 PM Meetings every Monday


     Date  Event  Start Time  Place





    Fall Mum Fundraiser

    National Junior Horticulture Photography Competition

    Forestry Competition Preparation

    Silver Cross Hospital - Collect Milkweed Seeds

       Send in the Photos





    Forestry Competition - Morton Arboretum

    Leaf Art - Color Wheel - Sugar Maple

    Homecoming Dress

    Chicago Bear Dress


    Pumpkin Centerpiece

    Maple Leaf Bouquets

    Leaf Dress


     December 9

    December 10


    December 14




    Greenhouse Winter Party

    Holiday Open House


    Poinsettia Fundraiser

    Wreaths Across America Service-

    Evergreen Dress

    Outside Planters





    Abraham Lincoln 

    National Cemetery

    January  Garfield Conservatory Field Trip    
     February Valentine's Day Roses & Pink Carnations Fundraiser    

    March 13 



    Floral Competition-College of DuPage

    Shamrock & Green Carnation Fundraiser

    Plant for Spring Plant Sale




    Prom Corsages

    Prom Dress


     May 6-9



    Spring Plant Sale

    Design Outside Planters

    Cap & Gown Dress