Just because it truly is winter will not suggest you cannot start out imagining about gardening year! Be sure to check out out the Harry Allen Winter Lecture Series coming up at Inexperienced Spring Gardens, 4603 Environmentally friendly Spring Highway. Here is all the data you’ll want:
When? Sundays in January and February | 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Cost: $12 advance registration
Join close friends of Environmentally friendly Spring Gardens for this popular annual series of virtual and in-human being presentations by authors, garden designers, researchers and other back garden lovers on the slicing edge of horticulture.
Sign-up on-line at www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/parktakes (every function has a code detailed for registration) or get in touch with Environmentally friendly Spring Gardens at 703-642-5173.
Digital Winter Lecture – ‘Backyard Pollinator Oasis’
Be part of pollinator skilled Heather Andrews in this virtual dialogue on how to build a sustainable organic oasis that will invite in an military of very good bugs to lessen pest strain and make improvements to your veggie and fruit generate. A Zoom hyperlink will be emailed prior to the program. Code H3T.564R
Wintertime Lecture – ‘Making Green Spring Greener’
Green Spring Gardens web-site manager Judy Zatsick and horticulturist Adam Bucher talk about how the resources from the 2021 FROGS yearly appeal, “Making Green Spring Greener,” ended up utilised about the internet site and will discuss the exciting new updates to the backyard garden coming in the fall. This plan will be held in human being. Code EWI.P4MR
Winter season Lecture – ‘Tropicals for Temperate Landscapes’
Tropical and subtropical plants can develop extraordinary vitality and exhilaration in temperate landscapes and offer solid design and style features as a result of the hardest and hottest months of the escalating year. Employing five unforgettable categories from her new e book “Tropical Vegetation and How to Really like Them,” Marianne Willburn will emphasis on incorporating some magnificent examples in containers and beds—many of which are remarkably quick to overwinter. This application will be held in man or woman. Reserve signing just after lecture. Code 8LN.YWHJ
Winter season Lecture – ‘A Historical past of Hedges’
Discover the fascinating record of hedges, from rural hedgerows to typical garden structure features with Eco-friendly Spring Historian Debbie Waugh. Think about their functional, ecological and decorative value and what they can inform us about the people today who planted them. View impressive hedges from all over the entire world and listen to about Environmentally friendly Spring’s possess historic hedge. This method will be held in particular person. Code RO5.FV0M
Virtual Wintertime Lecture – ‘History of American Gardening’
Sign up for celebrated landscape designer and winner of the 2021 Philadelphia Flower Show “Best in Show” Wambui Ippolito for a virtual exploration of the record of American gardening as a result of the lens of the immigrants who aided cultivate methods and plant lifetime that are still utilised now. A Zoom link will be emailed prior to the system. Code QXD.Z9Y3
Virtual Winter Lecture – ‘Stressless Gardening’
Join landscape architect Preston Montague for a virtual dialogue on how to prevent frequent gardening practices that induce needless worry and reduce the ecosystem possible of our landscapes. Find out methods to continue to keep gardening healthier for us and the atmosphere. A Zoom hyperlink will be emailed prior to the system. Code QIW.U0H2