Native Plant Sale
Native Plant Sale and Gardening Seminars
Saturday, April 27, 9 A.M. to 4 P.M. Plant Sale and Seminars
Sunday, April 28, 1-4 p.m. Plant Sale
The Wilderness Center is sponsoring its eigth Annual Native Plant Sale and Gardening Seminar.The Center is offering a chance for you to create a wildlife habitat in your yard using native plants to attract native wildlife.
Seminars Offered April 27
Perennials: Planning, Planting, and Maintenance, Paul Carmichael, Beech Creek Botanical Garden
Learn how to use perennials to create a beautiful landscape. Why is planning so important? What are the best planting techniques and tips for success? How does proper maintenance keep your landscape beautiful all year? Learn about the top 20 low maintenance and long blooming perennials, basic design concepts, proper site analysis, plant selection and more!
Milkweed; One Important “Weed”, Carrie Elvey, TWC Naturalist
Milkweed; one important “weed”– Milkweeds are the sole source of food for a variety of insects. With habitat loss and current agricultural practices, these insects, including the Monarch, are in need out n your backyard. Learn about Ohio’s milkweed species, the insects that coexist with them, and how to add this remarkable and important plant to your landscape.
Plant Propagation: Seeds, Cuttings and Divisions, Paul Carmichael, Beech Creek Botanical Garden
So you want to make more plants, start your own healthy transplants, divide your perennials, or take cuttings of your old-time favorites? This hands-on class will give you the methods and confidence you need. Paul shares his secrets gained from years of experience!
Gardening with Native Plants, Lynda Price, TWC Naturalist
We will review the many varieties of native plants that can be used in the home landscape. Learn how natives are important to wildlife and how they can be a beautiful addition to your yard.
Pack a lunch and stay for the free Wildflower Walk by TWC Botanizers at 1:00.
Register now or on the day of the seminar. Classes are $5.00 each. Call 877-359-5235 to register with credit card or mail a check to TWC with your seminar selections.
Classes are $5 each or 4 for $15. To register, please call 877-359-5235.