Special to the Reporter

North Texas gardening expert Steve Huddleston will be the guest speaker at the Glen Rose Garden Club’s next meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 11.

The meeting will be held at 10 a.m. at the Somervell County Community Center, 107 Shepard Street.

Huddleston has been senior horticulturist at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden for 16 years. He manages the operations of the 106-acre garden, including the landscaping, the selection and purchasing of the plants and the beautiful horticultural displays. He also supervises the gardening staff, plans special events and works with financial support groups.

Huddleston holds a bachelor’s degree in horticulture and also has a masters degree. His articles have been published in national and local magazines, and he is co-author of the popular book “Easy Gardens for North Central Texas.”

The garden club would like to encourage visitors to attend this meeting and enjoy this very special speaker.