University of Maryland Extension

Spring into Spring

When: 
Wednesday, Mar. 21, 2018 - 9:30am to 4:30pm
Where: 
Eastern Shore Higher Education Center Auditorium
Address: 
1000 College Circle Dr
Wye Milles, MD 21679
United States
Presenter: 
Eastern Shore Master Gardener Program
Description/Notes: 

Eastern Shore Master Gardeners are offering a ‘Spring into Spring’ program at the Higher Education Building on the Chesapeake College Campus on Wednesday, March 21st. A full day of horticultural topics to get even the novice gardener ready for the growing season. The program includes:

  • "What's New with Magnolias and Hydrangeas?" with Scott Aker, Head of Horticulture and Education at the U.S. National Arboretum
  • "Orchids 101" with Roger Cole of Arbec Orchids
  • "Irises" with Pat McNeal, known as the "Iris Lady" who has been growing irises for 40+ years
  • "Design a Potager" with Cynthia (Cindy) Brown
  • "Mushroom Cultivation" with Nevin Dawson, University of Maryland Extension Sustainable Agriculture Coordinator

Tickets are $10 for Master Gardeners and $15 for the general public and can be purchased online: a full program description and tickets can be purchased here.

Cost: 
$15 for General Public; $10 for Master Gardener
Contact: 
Rachel Rhodes- UME Queen Anne's County Master Gardener Coordinator
Contact Email: 
rjrhodes@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-758-0166
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