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Calendar of Events

 

 

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Sat Feb 28, 2015 9 AM - 12 PM

Dream Team Presents: Great Plants, Great Gardens, and Great Designs for Memphis
The Memphis Area Master Gardeners and Memphis Botanic Garden partner for this popular presentation with local experts Suzy Askew, Greg Touliatos and Ginny Fletcher.

Master Gardeners will provide snacks and beverages.

Doors open for the audience at 8:30 am and program starts at 9:00 a.m.
MBG members and Master Gardeners with name badge $5/general public $10.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Website: http://www.memphisbotanicgarden.com
 

Sat Feb 28, 2015 10:30 AM

Dr. Allan Meerow Lecture: Hippeastrum: The Perfect Bulb
Dr. Allan Meerow, internationally recognized amaryllis expert from Miami, has published over 200 articles and several books, and is a past recipient of the International Bulb Society's Medal in recognition of his work on Amaryllidaceae. He has been breeding amaryllis (Hippeastrum) since 1987. Free with regular admission.
Location: Dixon Garden and Gallery (Winegardner Auditorium)
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Tue Mar 03, 2015 6:30 PM

Terrarium Gardening
Create a fully enclosed miniature garden with Master Gardener
Jane Carter. Bring your own glass jar or choose from the
selection provided. Space is limited. Required pre-registration
begins February 10.
Location: Germantown Community Library, 1925 Exeter Road, Germantown, TN
Contact: Emily Baker
Phone: 901-757-7323
Email: mmcdonnell@germantown-tn.gov
 

Tue Mar 03, 2015 7 PM

Memphis Horticultural Society: Tom Pellett
Tom Pellett, landscape designer, master gardener, and renowned horticulturist will speak on Geography is Destiny – A Visit to the Montreal Botanic Garden. Admission is $5.00 for visitors. Refreshments 6:30pm
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Cheryl Lockhart
Phone: 901-596-1434
Website: http://memphishorticulture.org
 

Thu Mar 05, 2015 10 AM - 8 PM

Nashville Lawn and Garden Show
Great speakers and vendors
Location: Tennessee State Fairgrounds Nashville TN
Website: http://www.nashvillelawnandgardenshow.com/
 

Fri Mar 06, 2015 10 AM - 8 PM

Nashville Lawn and Garden Show
Great speakers and vendors
Location: Tennessee State Fairgrounds Nashville TN
Website: http://www.nashvillelawnandgardenshow.com/
 

Fri Mar 06, 2015 11 AM - 2 PM

Farm Park Fruit Tree Sale
The Fruit Tree Sale is part of Germantown’s Arbor Day
celebration and offers a great variety of hardy, disease-resistant
fruit trees that produce well in this region. Prices range from $15
blackberries to $60 4-in-1 peach trees, with prices and varieties
between. Other favorites include apple, pear, muscadine
grape, plum, fig, apricot and persimmon. Farm Park staff and
local Master Gardeners offer buyers training in the selection,
planting, care and harvest. Rain date is March 7. A price list will
be available online at thefarmpark.org after February 15.
Location: Bobby Lanier Farm Park, 2660 Cross Country Drive, Germantown TN
 

Sat Mar 07, 2015 9 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Adult Program
Program: Building Your Garden from the Ground Up
Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Greenline Registration Form
 

Sat Mar 07, 2015 10 AM - 8 PM

Nashville Lawn and Garden Show
Great speakers and vendors
Location: Tennessee State Fairgrounds Nashville TN
Website: http://www.nashvillelawnandgardenshow.com/
 

Sat Mar 07, 2015 2:30 PM

Bartlett Gardening University: Grass
Master Gardener Tom Rieman presents "The Grass is always greener in my neighbor’s yard!” Turf grass maintenance for Memphis. Open to the public. Free. sponsored by Bartlett City Beautiful.
Location: Bartlett Public Library, 5884 Stage Road, Bartlett TN
Phone: 901-386-8968
 

Sun Mar 08, 2015 10 AM - 5 PM

Nashville Lawn and Garden Show
Great speakers and vendors
Location: Tennessee State Fairgrounds Nashville TN
Website: http://www.nashvillelawnandgardenshow.com/
 

Sat Mar 14, 2015 10 AM - 11 AM

Bobby Lanier Farm Park Garden Talk Series: Composting
Learn how to have a productive vegetable garden and brilliantly
colored flower garden. The secret is in the soil. Experienced
gardeners will help participants learn how to utilize composting
materials to improve soil and boost productivity in the home
garden.
Free, pre-registration is required.
Location: Pickering Center, 7771 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN
Contact: Joni Roberts
Phone: 901-757-7378
Email: jroberts@germantown-tn.gov
Website: http://thefarmpark.org
 

Thu Mar 19, 2015 7 PM

Mid-South Hosta Society
Presentation by Mark Zilis hosta breeder and author Field Guide to Hostas. 6:30 refreshments and social, 7:00 program. $5.00, members free.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Phone: 901-754-2067
Email: lsengelberg@yahoo.net
Website: http://www.mshosta.com
 

Fri Mar 20, 2015 9 AM - 5 PM

SPRING FLING - Master Gardeners
Free garden expo sponsored by Memphis Area Master Gardeners. Lectures, demonstrations, children's activities, vendors with plants and garden-related items.
Location: The Red Barn @ Agricenter, Int'l
Phone: 901-752-1207
Website: http://www.memphisareamastergardeners.org/sfling.htm
 

Sat Mar 21, 2015 9 AM - 4 PM

SPRING FLING - Master Gardeners
Free garden expo sponsored by Memphis Area Master Gardeners. Lectures, demonstrations, children's activities, vendors with plants and garden-related items.
Location: The Red Barn @ Agricenter, Int'l
Phone: 901-752-1207
Website: http://www.memphisareamastergardeners.org/sfling.htm
 

Sat Mar 21, 2015 9 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Adult Program
Program: Seeds + Plant Propagation
Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Mar 21, 2015 2:30 PM

Bartlett Gardening University: Backyard Habitat in Suburbs
Master Gardener Deborah Pittman presents “Create a Backyard Habitat in the Suburbs” One of the joys of a thoughtful landscape is the wildlife, such as birds, butterflies, bats and frogs that an inviting habitat attracts. Learn how to enliven a sterile suburban yard by creating a healthy, thriving garden. Open to the public. Free, sponsored by Bartlett City Beautiful.
Location: Bartlett Public Library, 5884 Stage Road, Bartlett TN
Phone: 901-386-8968
 

Wed Mar 25, 2015 12 PM - 1 PM

Munch and Learn: Preview of Shrubs and Trees offered at the Dixon Garden Faire
Preview of Shrubs and Trees offered at the Dixon Garden Faire presentation by Dale Skaggs, Director of Horticulture, Dixon Gallery and Gardens. This brown-bag lecture series features local artists, experts and the Dixon Gallery and Gardens staff sharing their expertise on a variety of topics. Free for members and students with ID.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Fri Mar 27, 2015 12 PM - 1 PM

Preparing Daffodils for Competition
Learn grooming, staging, and preparing techniques for entering your flowers into the Daffodil Show. Pick young flowers, put them in water and bring them in to get some tips about exhibiting your favorite blooms to their best advantage. Free with regular admission.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens (Winegardener Auditorium)
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Sat Mar 28, 2015 8:30 AM - 12 PM

Beginning Rose Grower's Seminar
C0-hosted by Memphis Dixie Rose Society. Learn the basics of starting and growing your own roses, including fertilizing, feeding, treatment, and more. Free to Memphis Dixie Rose Society members. All others: $10. No pre-registration required.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden 750 Cherry Road Memphis TN 38117
Contact: Vernon Paramore
Phone: 901-837-8108
 

Sat Mar 28, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

GARDEN CLASSES: Organic Vegetable Gardening Methods
Where: Davies Plant-A-Row Garden on the grounds of historic Davies Manor Plantation.Take Exit 20 off I-40, go to the Hillwood entrance at 3570 Davieshire Drive in Bartlett, then follow the road around the manor house to the barn. Dress appropriately, bring a chair. The class is free but limited- sign up early Classes: Seed Saving & GMO's, Seed Starting, Raised Bed Construction, Composting and Cold Frame Construction
Location: Davies Plant A Row Garden- Davies Manor Plantation3570 Davieshire Dr Bartlett
Contact: Susan Philips
Email: rosep5220@yahoo.com

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Sat Mar 28, 2015 2 PM - 5 PM

Daffodil Show
The Dixon hosts its fifth annual Daffodil Show. Identified species may be entered in the American Daffodil Society accredited exhibition and competition. Daffodils whose names are not known are welcome in the "just for fun" section. Entries will be received on Friday, March 27, from 12 pm until 4 pm and on Saturday, March 28, from 8 am until 9:30 am. Volunteers will be available to answer questions and provide educational information about daffodils. Free admission.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens (Winegardner Auditorium)
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Sun Mar 29, 2015 1 PM - 4 PM

Daffodil Show
The Dixon hosts its fifth annual Daffodil Show. Identified species may be entered in the American Daffodil Society accredited exhibition and competition. Daffodils whose names are not known are welcome in the "just for fun" section. Entries will be received on Friday, March 27, from 12 pm until 4 pm and on Saturday, March 28, from 8 am until 9:30 am. Volunteers will be available to answer questions and provide educational information about daffodils. Free admission.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens (Winegardner Auditorium)
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Sun Mar 29, 2015 2 PM

The Business of Daffodils
Join our Dutch friend Philipp Laagland as he discuses the business behind the Dutch bulb industry. His family business began in 1910 in the fields of DeZilk and continues today as one of the largest flower bulb exporters in the world. Philipp will review the yearly cycles of flower production from planting to selling and will also discuss his favorite daffodils.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens (Hughes Pavilion)
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Thu Apr 02, 2015 9 AM - 3 PM

TN SMART YARDS- DOES YOUR YARD MEASURE UP?
HOME LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP

Cost is $35 per person or $50 per couple. Advance registration is required. Space is limited to 25 participants. Lunch will be provided by the Town of Collierville & City of Germantown
A "Tennessee Smart Yard" is beautiful, earth friendly and saves money. Learn how to create one at the TSY Workshop. Receive handbooks and guides, two free soil tests, a rain gauge and a "yard stick" to help you measure your progress- one inch at a time.
Location: 500 Poplar View Parkway Collierville TN
Phone: 901-752-1207

TN SMART YARDS: Does Your Yard Measure Up? (flyer)
 

Sat Apr 04, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

GARDEN CLASSES: Organic Vegetable Gardening Methods
Where:Davies Plant-A-Row Garden on the grounds of historic Davies Manor Plantation. Take Exit 20 off I-40, go to the Hillwood entrance at 3570 Davieshire Drive in Bartlett, then follow the road around the manor house to the barn. Dress appropriately, bring a chair. The class is free but limited- sign up early. Classes include Winter Gardening, Organic Fertilizers, All About Tomatoes, Organic Pest Disease and Pest Control and Grafting Tomatoes
Location: Davies Plant A Row Garden- Davies Manor Plantation3570 Davieshire Dr Bartlett
Contact: Susan Philips
Email: rosep5220@yahoo.com

Garden Poster
 

Sat Apr 11, 2015 9 AM - 4 PM

Tipton County: Lawn & Garden Expo
"Hats off to Gardening". Wear your 'garden hats' and join us at this year's Lawn & Garden EXPO. Dynamic speakers have been engaged, many exhibitors, demonstrations, door prizes, children's workshop, soil testing, plus much more interests. Hosted by the Tipton County Master Gardeners. Free Admission and Parking.
Location: Brighton High School, Hwy 51 South, Brighton, TN
Phone: 901476-0231
Website: http:// www.tiptoncountymastergardeners.com

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Tipton County: Lawn & Garden Expo Flyer
 

Sat Apr 11, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: Garden Fun
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Mon Apr 13, 2015 7 PM - 9 PM

Mid-South Hydrangea Society Meeting
Dr. Mark Windham - "Hydrangea Diseases"
Dr. Windham is Professor of Entomology and Plant Pathology at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.

Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Linda Lanier
Phone: 901-452-4667
Email: hydrangealady@comcast.net
Website: http://www.midsouthhydrangeasociety.com
 

Fri Apr 17, 2015 9 AM - 5 PM

MBG: Spring's Best Plant Sale
Memphis Botanic Garden’s largest plant sale of the year features a huge assortment of perennials, annuals, tropicals, herbs, shrubs, and trees, plus specialty garden items by local artisans. Expert Garden staff and Master Gardeners will assist with purchases and plant care tips. Admission is free.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Website: http://www.memphisbotanicgarden.com
 

Sat Apr 18, 2015 9 AM - 5 PM

MBG: Spring's Best Plant Sale
Memphis Botanic Garden’s largest plant sale of the year features a huge assortment of perennials, annuals, tropicals, herbs, shrubs, and trees, plus specialty garden items by local artisans. Expert Garden staff and Master Gardeners will assist with purchases and plant care tips. Admission is free.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Website: http://www.memphisbotanicgarden.com
 

Sat Apr 18, 2015 9 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Adult Program
Program: Plant Companions
Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Wed Apr 22, 2015 12 PM - 1 PM

Munch and Learn: Preview of Shrubs and Trees offered at the Dixon Garden Faire
Preview of Shrubs and Trees offered at the Dixon Garden Faire presentation by Dale Skaggs, Director of Horticulture, Dixon Gallery and Gardens. This brown-bag lecture series features local artists, experts and the Dixon Gallery and Gardens staff sharing their expertise on a variety of topics. Free for members and students with ID.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Phone: 901-312-1248
Website: http://dixon.org
 

Thu Apr 23, 2015 4 PM - 7 PM

Dixon Garden Faire Preview Party(Members Only)
Members Only Preview Party - Thursday April 23, 4p.m. - 7 p.m
For more information visit www.dixon.org. A comprehensive plant sale list will be available on the website in early April
Location: Dixon Gallery & Gardens
Website: http://www.dixon.org
 

Fri Apr 24, 2015 9 AM - 4 PM

Dixon Garden Faire
Plan to attend the gardening event of the spring season! The Dixon Garden Faire will offer over 15,000 plants with a focus on rare, choice and unusual varieties not com- monly available. This year, you’ll also find an expanded selection of herbs and ferns as well as herbaceous and Itoh peonies. This event has something for plant enthusiasts at all levels and interests – from the beginning gardener to the certified plant nerd.
For a sneak peek at this year’s plant selections, attend one of the Dixon’s upcoming Munch and Learn sessions:

 Feb. 25 — Perennials
 Mar. 25 — Shrubs & Trees
 Apr. 22 — Perennials
For more information visit www.dixon.org. A comprehensive plant sale list will be
available on the website in early-April.
Location: Dixon Gallery & Gardens
Website: http://www.dixon.org

 

Sat Apr 25, 2015 9 AM - 4 PM

Dixon Garden Faire
Plan to attend the gardening event of the spring season! The Dixon Garden Faire will offer over 15,000 plants with a focus on rare, choice and unusual varieties not com- monly available. This year, you’ll also find an expanded selection of herbs and ferns as well as herbaceous and Itoh peonies. This event has something for plant enthusiasts at all levels and interests – from the beginning gardener to the certified plant nerd.
For a sneak peek at this year’s plant selections, attend one of the Dixon’s upcoming Munch and Learn sessions:

 Feb. 25 — Perennials
 Mar. 25 — Shrubs & Trees
 Apr. 22 — Perennials
For more information visit www.dixon.org. A comprehensive plant sale list will be
available on the website in early-April.
Location: Dixon Gallery & Gardens
Website: http://www.dixon.org
 

Sat May 09, 2015 9 AM - 2 PM

Mid-South Hosta Society Annual Host Sale & Garden Tour
Over 1000 hostas to choose from! Come early as they go fast! There will also be tours of the Hosta Trail. Memphis Botanic Garden, north gate 'A'. Free admission.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Phone: 901-754-2067
Email: lsengelberg@yahoo.net
Website: http://www.mshosta.com
 

Sat May 09, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: What in the World Are Annuals and Perennials?
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Jun 13, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: Beautiful Bees and Butterflies
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Jul 11, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: Whooooo Lives in Your Backyard and at Shelby Farms Park?
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Aug 08, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: Treasure Our Trees
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Aug 15, 2015 9 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Adult Program
Program: Honeybees, Hummingbirds + Butterflies
Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Mon Oct 12, 2015 7 PM - 9 PM

Mid-South Hydrangea Society Meeting
Gordon Hayward - "Your House, Your Garden"
Gordon is a nationally recognized garden designer, writer and lecturer based in Vermont. One of his specialties is integrating the home and garden, using every available space to surround oneself with the garden. This lecture comes out of Gordon's fifth book, Your House Your Garden, which The American Horticultural Society named a top five garden book in 2004.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Linda Lanier
Phone: 901-452-4667
Email: hydrangealady@comcast.net
Website: http://www.midsouthhydrangeasociety.com
 

Fri Dec 11, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program:
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form

Greenline Workshop Registration Form
 

UT/TSU Shelby County Extension Office
Agricenter International - Wing B
7777 Walnut Grove Rd,
Memphis TN 38120.
Phone: 901-752-1207 Fax: 901-752-6240