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August 1, 2020

We surely appreciate all the work that Sarah and other members of the Collinsville Garden Club have always done, and especially now during the COVID19 pandemic.

Landscaping looks great even in July heat.

Flowers in bloom, mulch in place, a perfect scene.

Sarah and Boy Sco...

July 30, 2020

Although the COVID-19 pandemic keeps our loyal volunteers and visitors from Collins House tours, we thought you would enjoy a brief drive-by tour.

Broom corn towers above the bright sunflowers along the rustic fence.

The D.D. Collins House Three Sisters of the garden.


June 2, 2020

Members of the Collinsville Garden Club had a beautiful day to work in the garden at the Collins House.  Gardeners planted 51 hills of pumpkins, 12 hills of gourds, and 9 rows of decorative corn.  

If the COVID pandemic gets under control, the Friends is looking fo...

April 30, 2020

You may wonder what the D.D. Collins House has in common with that wascally wabbit, Bugs Bunny.

 Click image to visit our carrot patch.

April 30th is the day we honor Bugs Bunny because it is when he first appeared on the big screen in the 1938 short film, "Porky's Hare...