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Southern Ideal Home Show Fall 2014 Gardening Seminars

Gardening Seminars with Triangle Gardener magazine at the Fall 2014 Southern Ideal Home Show

These free 10-minute seminars will be held adjacent to the Triangle Gardener booth in the Jim Graham building at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.

Friday, September 26, 2014

1pm 
Creating unique containers using pitcher plants – with Charlotte Glen, horticulture agent Chatham County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

2:30 pm
Making more plants: Learn how to divide your plants – with Michelle Wallace, consumer horticulture agent Durham County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

3:30 pm
Colorful native plants for fall – with Dale Batchelor, native plant garden designer and a member of the North Carolina Native Plant Society.

Saturday, September 27, 2014

12noon  
The Bluebird: Tips on how to attract them to your yard – with Bill Satterwhite and Joye Stephenson of the Bluebirders of Wake County.

1pm 
Deer Resistant Perennials – with Beverly Hurley, editor of Triangle Gardener.

2:30pm 
Tips on growing turfgrass – with Shawn Banks, consumer horticulture agent Johnston County, NC Cooperative Extension Service.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

1 pm
10 landscape mistakes to avoid – with Beverly Hurley, editor of Triangle Gardener.

2pm
Beginner Bonsai – with Carl Barnett, Triangle Bonsai Society.

3pm 
The Bluebird: Tips on how to attract them to your yard – with Bill Satterwhite and Joye Stephenson of the Bluebirders of Wake County.