Native Plant Sale
Saturday, April 28, 9:00 – 4:00
Sunday, April 29, 1:00 – 4:00
Native plants attract wildlife like bees and butterflies, promote biodiversity, and help conserve threatened wildlife populations. TWC’s Native Plant Sale is an opportunity to find a large selection of plants not available at more nurseries. Plan for spring by checking out our catalogs:
Small Pots – $4 – $8
Gallon Pots – $10 – $14
10% off for TWC members
Saturday, April 28
$5 per session, payable at the door
The Language of Plants – 10:00 – 11:00
Carrie Elvey, TWC Senior Naturalist
People have long attributed human emotions and properties to plants, but plants have a language all their own, sharing information across vast networks. Join us as we learn to interpret this complex language.
Raised Bad Gardening – 11:15 – 12:15
John Niebel, Stark County Master Gardener
Learn the construction process, soil preparation and time-saving irrigation techniques of raised beds. See the entire process including photos of construction of John’s latest beds.
Garden Design with Native Plants – 1:00 – 2:00
Lynda Price, TWC Senior Naturalist
Based on a fantastic book, Planting in a Post-Wild World by Thomas Rainer and Claudia West, this presentation will introduce a new direction on how to use native plants in your gardens. Inspired by their approach to designing in layers and categorizing plants by their survival strategies and sociability level, this course will help attendees understand how plants thrive in the wild as a way of guiding where to put them at home.
Free Wildflower Walk – 2:15 – 3:30
Paula and Tim Lavey, TWC Botanizers
Learn the names and lore of spring wildflowers.