Gardening News

Gardening Seminars with Triangle Gardener at the Southern Ideal Home Show, September 27-29, 2013

Join Triangle Gardener magazine and local experts at the Southern Ideal Home for quick tips for your garden and landscape. The seminars will be held adjacent to the Triangle Gardener booth in the Jim Graham building at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.

Friday, September 27, 2013

1pm – Tips on Growing Tall Fescue Lawns
with Cyndi Lauderdale, horticulture extension agent Wilson County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

2pm – Learn How to Make a Worm Compost Bin
with Michelle Wallace, consumer horticulture agent Durham County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

3pm – Doing Less and Getting More – Creating a Sustainable Landscape
with Dale Batchelor, native plant garden designer and a member of the North Carolina Native Plant Society.

Saturday, September 28, 2013

1pm – Learn to Grow 8-Foot Tall Tomatoes, Perfectly Supported    
with Mark Boone, Gardeners of Wake County.

1:30 pm – Beginner Bonsai
with Carl Barnett, Triangle Bonsai Society.

3pm – Fall Lawn Care
with Shawn Banks, consumer horticulture agent Johnston County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

4pm – Growing Orchids
with Stuart D. Morgan of Whisper Orchids.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

1:30 pm – Blueberry Shrubs for Every Home
with Jeana Myers, consumer horticulture agent Wake County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

3pm – Container Gardening for All Seasons
with Beverly Hurley, editor of Triangle Gardener magazine.