Demystifying Holiday Houseplant Care
(Cancelled due to low registration)
Do you hide your Christmas cactus in the closet during the holidays? Does your amaryllis bloom on St. Patrick’s Day? Did your cyclamen die suddenly? Do you just feel unlucky when it comes to winter bloomers? Come join Gail Read, Gardens Manager, and Kristin Green, Interpretive Horticulturist, in the greenhouse potting shed for an enlightening and fun discussion about the care (light, soil, temperature, watering, timing) that will turn your plant luck around and help you keep your holidays in full bloom.
Each participant will take home a decorative potted cyclamen, perfect to try your new skills on in your own home for the holidays, or to give as a gift.
Space is limited to 10 people, so register early!
$25 Member, $30 Non-member
To register, click here.
Tuesday, April 08
- Friday, May 02
Afternoon Tea 1pm & 3 pm Seating
Saturday, April 19
Daffodil Days Walking Tour of Mansion and Grounds
Monday, April 21
- Monday, April 28
April Vacation Camp
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(Apr 15, '14)
(Originally this post should have ran last week, but was never loaded. Oops!) As you most likely saw in Kris’ post last week, Washout, things around the grounds have been quite a mess. We have been able to get almost every path back to walkable standards, and keep moving forward with clean up, but the one […]
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Have you ever marveled at the different ways men and women see historic sites? Here at Blithewold, Docents have to be prepared to answer very different questions from visitors. Marjorie Lyon, herself, was well aware of this disparity, and in … Continue reading