Fairfield County Homes for Sale: Vines & Vignettes Sneak Peek Lecture

Vines & Vignettes Sneak Peek Lecture

Vines & Vignettes

Lecture Series-June 5th (rain date June 6th)

Lectures included in admission ticket

11 am

PRUNING 101

The old "when in doubt, cut it out" does

not apply here. Come learn proper

pruning techniques, why to prune,

timing, styles and what not to do while

pruning.

Presenter: Nate Burns

ISA Certified Arborist

Bartlett Tree Experts

12 pm

CREATIVE PLANT COMBINATIONS

The wide variety of perennials and

shrubs with colorful foliage and flowers

can make selecting the right plant

combinations an overwhelming task.

Whether your style is classical or

contemporary, these tips will help you

to tastefully introduce colors and

textures into your garden.

Presenter: Eva Chiamulera

ASLA Landscape Architect

Austin Ganim Landscape Design, LLC

1 pm

ROSES FROM A TO Z

Celebrate rose month with an all

encompassing rose forum. From

Abraham Darby to Zephirine Drouhin,

learn about the many varieties and

types of roses as well as proper care

and seasonal maintenance techniques.

Presenter: Lee Ganim

Owner of Ganim's Garden Center and

Florist

2 pm

GREENING THE GARDEN

Come join the Center for Green Building

as we discuss the importance of

compost and water conservation. Also

learn why to avoid chemicals and

pesticides around your home.

Presenters: Erin Buckley and Jonathan

Tuminski

Co-owners of Measure For Measure, a

sustainable carpentry company and The

Center for Green Building, an

environmental friendly supply store.

3 pm

IN THE COMPANY OF CLEMATIS

Join us for a brief discussion of Clematis types, periods of bloom

and how they can be combined with other clematis and roses.

Presenter: Melanie Fox

Perennial Manager of Oliver Nurseries

(Q & A session to follow each lecture)

please visit www.vinesandvignettes

for more information

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Comment balloon 5 commentsGail Robinson • May 18 2010 08:24PM

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Hi Gail...I'd especially enjoy the lecture on roses.  I'd love to know which ones Japanese Beetle are not attracted to if such a rose exists.  Guess I'll have to settle for some investigation on the Internet.

Kate

Posted by Kate Elim, Realtor 540-226-1964, Selling Homes & Land a (Dockside Realty) over 8 years ago

Gail -- this looks like a great series.  I am going to look for something like this in NH.  Hope you can attend.

Posted by Joan Whitebook, Consumer Focused Real Estate Services (BHG The Masiello Group) over 8 years ago

Sounded like a great series. I do love to garden and would have enjoyed some of the tips...

Helping you help others live their American dream...

Posted by TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc., Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029 (Complete Home Inspections, Inc.) over 8 years ago

Excellent post! Very wonderful series!

Thanks for sharing,

Adam

Posted by Adam Malachi, QSC,CDPE,CIPS,CNE,CRB,CRS,GRI,MRE,SFR (A 2 Z Realty LLC) over 8 years ago

Gail, I would expect this event to be well attended, a lot of useful information

Posted by George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert (George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages) over 8 years ago

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