May 2013 Events

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May 9

Botanical Beauty for the Bride-to-Be
5:00PM to 7:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

May 11

Mornings in the Vegetable Garden
10:30AM to 11:30AM at

May 15 to Jun 19

Introduction to Watercolor
10:00AM to 12:00PM at Carriage House and Grounds

May 23

Tree Mob at the Arnold Arboretum
8:30AM to 4:30PM at Blithewold Mansion and Arnold Arboretum

May 25

Behind the Scenes Tour
11:00AM to 12:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

    From Our Blog

  • Break in routine (Dec 19, '14)
    I have felt at sixes and sevens ever since the garden volunteers started taking their winter break. I miss their company, no doubt about it, but I also miss the structure they bring to my day. No two days are ever the same in any garden but here at Blithewold there’s a certain routine. We’re […]
  • Holiday houseplants (Dec 12, '14)
    Given how many wonderful winter-blooming houseplants there are in the world, I find it sort of astonishing that poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima) is listed as the best selling houseplant in the US and Canada. But I suppose that fact must be chalked up to a couple things: Poinsettia are festive and fun. What’s not to love about […]
  • Goodnight gardens (Dec 05, '14)
    After some festive weeks spent preparing for our Christmas display and this week’s wreath workshops, it was pure pleasure to be out in the gardens again. Despite the chill that crept into fingers and toes. Earlier this fall we got a jump on what’s commonly known as “putting the gardens to bed”. — I must have already […]
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