Nursery and Demonstration Garden Tours
Nursery tours are offered every Tuesday at 10 am during the season. These tours are geared for individuals. Register in Advance for a Tour Spaces are Limited There will be no tours in April.
Pollinator Tours are held the first Saturday of the month at 10 am. (No walk will be held in June – come to the Native Plant Open House instead!) Walk-ins are welcome, but registering in advance helps us plan. Click here to register for the May Pollinator Walk. Click here to register for a Pollinator Walk July-October. These tours will focus on finding and identifying pollinators in our nursery gardens.
Evening tours are offered the third Thursday of the month April through June at 6:30 pm. These tours are geared for individuals. Register Now for Evening Tour – Spaces Limited . The April tour will not be held.
Arrangements for tours for groups, garden clubs, and school groups should be made separately. Fees may apply.
We are making decisions on holding each workshop as the date approaches. You may cancel your registration at any time. Your fee (if any) will be refunded in full. If you have trouble cancelling on the Eventbrite interface, please let us know.
All workshops require pre-registration. Some have a fee. Please click the link for more information and to register.
Mosses and Liverworts in the Landscape April 4 CANCELLED
Birdwatching for Beginners April 11 CANCELLED
Make your Own Hypertufa Container April 25 CANCELLED
Mothers Day Hike May 10 (Sold Out)
Using Tall Plants in the Garden July 25. Details coming
Kusomono Workshop August 29
Our Popular Mini-Talks
These popular talks last 15 minutes to a half hour. They are informal and presented by our staff horticulturists. Usually, we are on our feet for the duration of the talk, sometimes walking through the nursery to observe specific plants. They are held rain or shine. No registration is necessary. Just show up! All talks start at 1 PM.
Saturday, April 18 Bring Your Gardening and Native Plant Questions CANCELLED
Saturday, May 16 Quick Pruning Primer
Saturday, June 20 Insects and Plants: A Few Unique Associations
Saturday, July 18 A Quick Look at Using Tall Perennials
Saturday, August 15 A Brief Look at Milkweed and Monarchs
Saturday, September 19 Dividing Perennials – a demonstration
Saturday, October 17 Fall Planting Tips – Quick Thoughts and Reminders
Bonsai Exhibit by the Bonsai Society of the Lehigh Valley. May 1, 2, &3. Beginner and established trees will be on display. Members of the Society will be on hand to answer questions. Display will close one hour before nursery closes. WILL BE RESCHEDULED
Native Plant Open House June 6 10 am to 2 pm CANCELLED
This event is being held in conjunction with Penn State Cooperative Extension. Stop in for workshops and to visit various conservation-oriented vendors. Check this page as more information becomes available.