LECTURE TOPICS

 

Our horticulturists are not only experienced and knowledgeable in the art and science of horticulture, but they have the skills needed to share their world with others. We have presented our lecture series at garden centers and local libraries in Connecticut, and have the experience, tools, and materials to lecture worldwide.


We currently offer the following lecture topics:

Seasonal Topics

  • Restoring & Renovating an Existing Garden ~
    Getting started is the hardest part! We'll show you what to do and how to do it well
  • Protecting Your Garden from Deer ~
    Learn what works and what doesn't to protect landscaping from our deer friends
  • Waking Up the Garden in Spring & the Autumn Lullaby ~
    Start and end the growing season right with these seasonal ideas
  • Taking the Mystery Out of Pruning ~
    Invigorate your plants by pruning properly: learn what to prune and when
  • Horticultural Tips & Tricks ~
    Share this useful, exciting, and entertaining information with other gardeners

Working Organically

  • Organic Rose Care ~
    Create or renovate a beautiful rose garden, organically
  • Organic Gardening Overview ~
    Let us show you what earth-friendly products work in the landscape
  • Composting ~
    Let our "Queen of Compost" divulge the real dirt on composting ~ recycling works!

Horticultural Therapy

  • Gardens as Therapeutic Places ~
    Nurture the mind, body, and spirit
  • The Healing Garden ~
    Healing the spirit and soul through building a garden
  • Horticultural Therapy ~
    Learn what it is, how it works, and who benefits from it