Free Organic Flower Gardening Workshop
In this workshop, you will learn about growing flowers organically in your home garden. All the basics you will need to know to successfully grow your own flower garden this summer will be covered.
·Different kinds of flower gardens (cutting gardens, color-themed gardens, fragrance gardens, edible flower gardens)
·Annual and perennial flowers
·Soil, water, and sunlight requirements
·Control of diseases and pests
·Maintenance of your flower garden
·Sources for flower plants
During the class, a flower garden will be planted near the walking paths at Spence Farm as an example, and then in late May or early June, all workshop participants will be invited to come to the farm to plant the flower garden for the public to enjoy (date to be agreed upon after input from workshop participants).