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Patty Smith – Winter Container Gardening with a Holiday Spin

Ring in the holidays with a fun and creative winter container garden demonstration by horticulturist Patty Smith, owner of Harrisburg Greenhouse & Nursery. Watch Patty build a handsome outdoor container as she shares tips on design, keeping greens fresh, and unique foliage ideas for a statement-making entry display. Then, bid …

Scott McMahan – Plant Exploration with a Purpose

Manager of the International Plant Explorer Program of The Atlanta Botanical Garden Scott’s lecture will be virtual; Club members will be sent a Zoom link. Want to attend? Become a member today: https://www.charlottegardenclub.com/membership/ Charlotte Garden Club members that cannot attend the Zoom webinar can view a recording link after the …

Teri Dunn Chace – Seeing Flowers – Discover the Hidden Life of Flowers

An engrossing, narrated hour-long talk based on her best-selling Timber Press title of the same name. Learn why flowers look and behave the way they do, why certain plants are placed in certain families, how flowers attract pollinators and how pollination works. She also regales the audience with some amazing …

Art in the Garden Tour

Mint Museum Randolph 2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC

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Kelly Norris on Plants with Style

Mint Museum Randolph 2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC

Kelly suggests ditching ho-hum varieties and using cutting-edge plants in his popular #newnaturalism book, social media and lectures. A passionate horticulturist and lifelong gardener, he wrote New Naturalism: Designing and Planting a Resilient, Ecologically Vibrant Home Garden (2021) and Plants With Style (2015). His A-list plant selections allow you to …

Matt and Tim Nichols on 20 Japanese Maples you Need for Your Garden

Mint Museum Randolph 2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC

The "Mr. Maple" guys answer your acer japonica questions in a fun lecture. Growing up in the mountains of North Carolina, Matt and his brother Tim expanded their father's hobby into a well-known nursery near Asheville that offers over 1000 Japanese maple cultivars, over 100 acer species, and over 150 …