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All About Spring Wildflowers

Date/Time

Friday, May 6, 6:30 - 8pm

Thursday. June 9, 7 - 8:30 pm

Location

Warren H. Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Ann Rzepka, Horticulturist

Cost

$10 members/session, $20 nonmembers/session

$20 members, $40 nonmembers for all 3 sessions

During these outdoor excursions emphasis will be placed on the plant communities that wildflowers call home. Wildflower identification and folklore will be highlighted along with best propagation practices and cultural information. Design ideas for using native wildflowers in your home landscape will also be covered.

HOR102b

HOR102c

Lantern Court Garden Tours

Date

Sundays, May 1 and 22

Time

1:30 - 2:30pm

Location

Lantern Court

Instructor

Holden guides

Cost

Free for members, $10 nonmembers

Delight in the formal English borders, naturalized plantings, rock gardens and perennial beds.  Pick up landscape design ideas for your home. Directions sent upon registration.

HIK114

Success With Rhododendrons

Date

Saturday, April 23

Time

1 - 4pm

Location

Warren H. Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Tere Cole-Lang, Lead Horticulturist

Cost

$15 members, $25 nonmembers

Learn the basic cultural requirements and care of rhododendrons and other heath family plants. WE will review individual specimens and plant groupings in the rhododendron gardens.

HOR375

 Landscaping with Lilacs

Date

Wednesday, May 18

Time

6:30 - 8:30pm

Location

Warren H. Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Toby Davidson, Horticulturist

Cost

$10 members, $20 nonmembers

Tour the Lilac Collection as Davidson discusses plant selection, cultural care, pruning practices, common problems, companion plants and other design considerations.

HOR550

Tour Spring Blooms at The Leach Research Station

Date

Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22

Time

Tours at 9am,10:30am, noon, and 1:30pm

Location

Leach Research Station

Cost

Free for members, $10 nonmembers

Take this opportunity to visit one of our horticultural gems, the David G. Leach Research Station in Madison, Ohio. Meander among gorgeous rhododendrons and other specialty plants in a woodland setting. View new rhododendron hybrids bred for future introduction. Steve Krebs, director of the Leach Research Station, and other knowledgeable guides will lead the tours. Registration for a tour time is required.

HOR501

 Woody Plants and the PHC Approach

Date

Saturday, June 4

Time

10am - noon

Location

Warren H. Corning Visitor Center

Instructor

Chad Clink, Community Forester

Cost

$15 members, $25 nonmembers

Join Clink in a Plant Health Care (PHC) conversation. The PHC approach takes a holistic route to making management decisions on your trees and other woody plants.  Learn about: plant defense, pest monitoring, management strategies, and control methods and learn how to integrate different pest management approaches to promote vigorous landscape plants. Most importantly, gain information on PHC resources and when or where soliciting professional assistance makes sense.

HOR727