Yard Lectures Established for January, February

Just for the reason that it is winter would not necessarily mean you can not begin imagining about gardening time! Be confident to test out the Harry Allen Wintertime Lecture Collection coming up at Green Spring Gardens, 4603 Green Spring Street. This is all the data you can expect to need to have:

When? Sundays in January and February | 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Price tag: $12 advance registration

Sign up for mates of Green Spring Gardens for this common yearly series of virtual and in-man or woman displays by authors, back garden designers, experts and other backyard lovers on the chopping edge of horticulture.

Register on line at www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/parktakes (just about every event has a code listed for registration) or connect with Eco-friendly Spring Gardens at 703-642-5173.

Digital Winter season Lecture – ‘Backyard Pollinator Oasis’

Jan. 15

Sign up for pollinator professional Heather Andrews in this virtual discussion on how to build a sustainable natural oasis that will invite in an army of good bugs to lower pest force and improve your veggie and fruit yield. A Zoom connection will be emailed prior to the program. Code H3T.564R

Winter Lecture – ‘Making Green Spring Greener’

Jan. 22

Green Spring Gardens web-site manager Judy Zatsick and horticulturist Adam Bucher examine how the resources from the 2021 FROGS annual attractiveness, “Making Environmentally friendly Spring Greener,” have been made use of all over the web site and will explore the remarkable new updates to the backyard coming in the slide. This system will be held in man or woman. Code EWI.P4MR

Winter season Lecture – ‘Tropicals for Temperate Landscapes’

Jan. 29

Tropical and subtropical vegetation can develop remarkable electricity and exhilaration in temperate landscapes and offer solid style and design components by means of the toughest and best months of the growing period. Utilizing 5 memorable groups from her new ebook “Tropical Plants and How to Love Them,” Marianne Willburn will emphasis on incorporating some magnificent examples in containers and beds—many of which are remarkably uncomplicated to overwinter. This program will be held in human being. Ebook signing right after lecture. Code 8LN.YWHJ

Winter season Lecture – ‘A Heritage of Hedges’

Feb. 5

Take a look at the fascinating historical past of hedges, from rural hedgerows to traditional yard structure capabilities with Green Spring Historian Debbie Waugh. Take into consideration their practical, ecological and decorative value and what they can inform us about the people today who planted them. Perspective magnificent hedges from around the globe and listen to about Inexperienced Spring’s possess historic hedge. This program will be held in individual. Code RO5.FV0M

Digital Winter Lecture – ‘History of American Gardening’

Feb. 12

Be part of celebrated landscape designer and winner of the 2021 Philadelphia Flower Present “Best in Show” Wambui Ippolito for a digital exploration of the heritage of American gardening by way of the lens of the immigrants who aided cultivate methods and plant lifetime that are nevertheless made use of today. A Zoom hyperlink will be emailed prior to the plan. Code QXD.Z9Y3

Virtual Winter Lecture – ‘Stressless Gardening’

Feb. 19

Join landscape architect Preston Montague for a virtual discussion on how to stay away from popular gardening practices that cause needless worry and decrease the ecosystem prospective of our landscapes. Understand methods to retain gardening nutritious for us and the natural environment. A Zoom url will be emailed prior to the method. Code QIW.U0H2


Jan. 04, 2023

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