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Callaway Gardening School – CANCELLED
March 27 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to kick your gardening off to a great start this Spring. Join us for a fantastic day of education with …
Dr. Allan Armitage – “Who Put Those Naked Ladies in My Garden?”: discover how plants get their names and other interesting facts about our amazing gardens
Erica Glasener – “Creating a Haven for Pollinators and People”: learn how to increase pollinator visitation by adding native nectar sources and host plants
Dr. Carolyn Robinson – “The People-Plant Connection: How & Why?”
Mr. Norman Winter – “These are NOT Your Granny’s Shrubs”: a fun presentation from “The Gardening Guy” on some of the hallmarks of today’s new shrubs including bigger blooms, pest resistance, and sizzling foliage
These seasoned horticulturists and gardeners will provide knowledge on a variety of topics so you don’t want to miss out! Q&A session and a box lunch is included as well as the opportunity to be first at the Annual Plant Fair and Sale, – plus you’ll have plant experts to guide you, and provide growing tips.
Cost: $75 (including lunch)
Location: Discovery Center Auditorium
Date and Time: Friday, March 27, 2020, 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Additional Workshop: “The Making of a Garden from Scratch”
Come join Dr. Allen Armitage as he discusses about the making of an in-town garden-really from nothing. He will provide tips and tricks on starting a garden and proper plant selections that you will want to choose. It will be a night of fun, learning, and full of gardening tips. Light refreshments and a complimentary glass of wine will be provided.
Location: Discovery Center Classrooms
Date and Time: Thursday, March 26, 2020, 5:00-6:00 pm
Contact the Callaway Gardens Education Department at 1-855-546-9740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.