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Calendar of Events

 

 

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Sat Sep 20, 2014 10:30 AM

Workshop: Build Your Own Terrarium
Workshop with Nancy Morrow at $45 in advance, $50 at the door.
Location: Garden Path Studio, 597 Madison (at Marshall)
Phone: 901-828-3685
 

Sat Sep 20, 2014 10:30 AM

Dixon: "Growing Heat Tolerant Dahlias"
Free with regular Dixon admission. John Kreiner, president of the Dahlia Society of Georgia, shares important techniques along with his list of heat-tolerant dahlias for Southern gardens.
Location: The Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Phone: 901-761-5250
Website: http://www.dixon.org
 

Wed Sep 24, 2014 9 AM - 1 PM

WTUFC: Urban Forestry Advisor Class Series
Join the West Tennessee Chapter of the Urban Forestry Council (WTUFC) and the Memphis Botanic Garden for this opportunity to learn about trees and issues facing the urban tree canopy. The class fee ($85) includes a handbook and dues for both the Tennessee Urban Forestry Council and local chapter.
This course is designed for the general public, municipal employees, members of neighborhood associations,
and garden clubs. Lectures and field work will cover tree biology, ID and selection, risk management, diagnostics, site analysis, tree inventory, construction protection, and the role of federal, state, and local agencies. Instructors include Eric Bridges, Director of Operations Overton Park Conservancy, Wes Hopper, Certified Arborist, Past-President, Southern Chapter International Society of Arboriculture, Shawn Posey, West Tennessee Regional Urban Forester, Jim Volgas, Certified Arborist, and Joellen Dimond, Horticulturist, U of M. Participants who want to be certified as an Urban Forestry Advisor are required to complete 20 volunteer hours in the field of Urban Forestry. Class size limited, please register early.
Class Dates are Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24 & Oct. 1
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden, Memphis, TN
Phone: (901) 636-4128
 

Sun Sep 28, 2014 2 PM

Memphis Orchid Society Speaker- Fred Clarke "Mini & Compact Cattleyas"
Visitors Welcome
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
 

Wed Oct 01, 2014 9 AM - 1 PM

WTUFC: Urban Forestry Advisor Class Series
Join the West Tennessee Chapter of the Urban Forestry Council (WTUFC) and the Memphis Botanic Garden for this opportunity to learn about trees and issues facing the urban tree canopy. The class fee ($85) includes a handbook and dues for both the Tennessee Urban Forestry Council and local chapter.
This course is designed for the general public, municipal employees, members of neighborhood associations,
and garden clubs. Lectures and field work will cover tree biology, ID and selection, risk management, diagnostics, site analysis, tree inventory, construction protection, and the role of federal, state, and local agencies. Instructors include Eric Bridges, Director of Operations Overton Park Conservancy, Wes Hopper, Certified Arborist, Past-President, Southern Chapter International Society of Arboriculture, Shawn Posey, West Tennessee Regional Urban Forester, Jim Volgas, Certified Arborist, and Joellen Dimond, Horticulturist, U of M. Participants who want to be certified as an Urban Forestry Advisor are required to complete 20 volunteer hours in the field of Urban Forestry. Class size limited, please register early.
Class Dates are Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24 & Oct. 1
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden, Memphis, TN
Phone: (901) 636-4128
 

Sat Oct 04, 2014 9 AM - 3 PM

Dixon Gallery & Garden "OPEN NURSERY DAY"
Don't miss it! Opportunity to shop directly from the Dixon nursery stock.
All plants are priced to sell: Plants in quarts are $3, gallons are $5, and peonies are $10. Shrubs and trees are individually priced.
Attached is a list of plants available---make plans/ arrive early!

Location: 4339 Park Avenue Memphis TN 38117
Website: http://www.dixon.org

 

dixon_open_nursery_day_plant_list_9-4-14.pdf
 

Tue Oct 07, 2014 7 PM

Memphis Horticultural Society - Speaker:Michael Hatcher "Understanding Drainage in Landscape Design- It's more than making water run uphill!
Michael Hatcher, president of Michael Hatcher and Associates, is a landscape contractor with over 30 years experience in the Memphis area. His full
service landscape company - design, installation and maintenance is well regarded and was voted best landscaping company in the Memphis Most poll by the Commercial Appeal. He will be presenting “Understanding Drainage in Landscape Design…..It’s more than making water run uphill !" Guests $5.00 Society Members Free.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Tom Rieman
Email: thrieman@aol.com
Website: http://memphishorticulture.org
 

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