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9.29.16 Thursday - The Versatility of Hollies: A Lecture, Lunch, Tour and Propagation Workshop

Join us for a wonderful day of learning all about the care, culture and propagation of hollies. Our day will start with a lecture by Sue Hunter, a dedicated professional horticulturist and career nursery owner for 30 years.

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10.1.16 Saturday - Planting Bulbs for Spring & Summer Bloom

Join Meadowbrook Farm's Head Gardener, Glenn Ashton, and Director Jenny Rose Carey as they explain all about planting bulbs for a magnificent spring bloom in your garden.

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10.8.16 Saturday - Flower Show Pressed Plants Workshop

Join presenter Rita Dennis, a longtime flower show exhibitor and blue-ribbon winner, for this hands-on workshop. This is an introduction to the art of pressed plants including instruction, demonstration and active participation.

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10.20.16 Thursday - Decoupage Pumpkins!

Join estate gardener Julie Bare as she walks you through the process of creating beautifully designed pumpkins, perfect for your holiday table! Each participant will receive hands-on instruction and get to take a pumpkin home to enjoy.

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10.22.16 Saturday - Flower Show Jewelry Workshop

Join Mimi Favre and Hollis Bauer, longtime Flower Show exhibitors and blue ribbon winners, for this informational program. Explore what makes a successful entry through the viewing of past entries and discussion of important design and construction details.

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10.25.16 Tuesday - Make a Bulb Garden with Brent Heath from Brent and Becky’s Bulbs

Join owner of Brent and Becky's Bulbs and bulb connoisseur Brent Heath for this hands-on planting workshop. Brent will give instruction on how to create a beautiful 12" container garden, filled with five layers and colors of different bulbs.

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11.3.16 Thursday - Growing, Grooming, & Entering: A “Hot To” for Growing & Entering a Prize-Winning Plant

Bring a brown bag lunch and join members of the Hamilton Horticourt Committee and longtime flower show exhibitors as they discuss best-care practices for any plants you may want to enter in the 2017 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show.

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11.12.16 Saturday - Smashing Pumpkin Arrangement

Join Meadowbrook Farm grower and talented floral designer, Dee Thurner, as she teaches you how to make a beautiful fall arrangement inside a pumpkin. All materials and instruction are included.

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11.22.16 Tuesday - Bodacious Begonias with Brandon Huber

Join Brandon Huber, Masters student at North Carolina State and longtime Flower Show exhibitor, as he leads you though Begonia culture and propagation.

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12.3.16 Saturday - Holiday Open House

Enjoy Meadowbrook Farm during the annual Holiday Open House. The Pennock House will be decorated for the holidays and open for self-guided tours between 10am and 4pm. the retail area will be open from 10am to 5pm and will have a wide range of poinsettias, holiday plants and other gift items available for purchase.

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12.8.16 Thursday - International Trip Presentation: 2016 Chelsea Flower Show

Bring lunch and join Meadowbrook Farm Director, Jenny Rose Carey for a beautiful presentation on her recent trip to the 2016 Chelsea Flower Show.

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12.15.16 Thursday - Make a Holiday Greens Arrangement

Create a personal holiday greens arrangement for your home. Everything will be provided, from cut evergreens to holiday-themed add-on decorations.

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September 2016 4 events

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5:30–7:30pm Terrariums & Treats