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GARDENING EVENTS FOR June 2019

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Hall County Master Gardeners’ 2019 Garden Walk

Date: 01 June 2019 - 01 June 2019
Time: 9:00AM-4:00PM
Cost: $10 prior to June 1, available at the Hall County Extension Office at 734 E. Crescent Dr. Gainesville (770-535-8293) or on our website via Brown Paper Tickets at hallmastergardeners.com. The day of the Walk tickets will cost $15 and may be purchased at all Master Gardener host gardens and Linwood.
Location: Hall County Extension Office at 734 E. Crescent Dr. Gainesville
Phone: (770) 535-8293

Details:

Colorful self-guided adventure of four gardens of Master Gardeners in Flowery Branch and Talmo. Themes are potting barn with vegetable garden and a “she shed”, small space gardening, natives with certified pollinator beds and bird sanctuary areas, and woodland gardens with hard and soft landscaping. Two public gardens- Linwood Nature Preserve and Piedmont Hotel with the Longstreet heritage gardens.You can look forward to choosing a pass-a-long plant from a selection available at the Talmo garden

American Hydrangea Society 25th Annual Garden Tour

Date: 08 June 2019 - 08 June 2019
Time: 9 AM until 5 PM
Cost: $30 for 1 Ticket, $40 for 2 Tickets
Location: Greater Atlanta, Dunwoody areas
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Details:

Saturday, June 8, 2019, will be the 25th Annual AHS Garden Tour from 9 am to 5 pm (rain or shine). We will have five beautiful gardens lined up for your touring pleasure in Metro Atlanta. The tour will feature the genus Hydrangea in several different types of gardens.
Tickets will be available on the day of the tour 9 AM – Noon, cash or check to AHS at one of the gardens (TBD). Tickets may also be purchased online through PayPal.
Not wheelchair accessible.
http://americanhydrangeasociety.org

National Pollinator Week 2019 Mini Festival on Decatur Square

Date: 15 June 2019 - 15 June 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: free
Location: Downtown Decatur Square
Phone: (404) 378-5552

Details:

Each year, during National Pollinator Week, Bee City USA-Decatur, GA presents a number of free, public events designed to raise awareness about the important roles pollinators play in our city and in our world. Beecatur is kicking off this year’s National Pollinator Week celebration on Saturday, June 15 with a mini-festival on Decatur Square. Some festival participants include Beecatur, Trees Atlanta, Atlanta Audubon Society, Sierra Club of Georgia, Georgia Native Plant Society, and more!

Marvelous Bees: Superheroes of the Natural World

Date: 15 June 2019 - 15 June 2019
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost: free
Location: Legacy Park (former UMCH) Auditorium, 500 S. Columbia Dr, Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: (404) 378-5552

Details:

Bee-vengers assemble! This fun talk for kids (and superhero fans) of all ages, looks at the many super abilities that bees possess. From flight and UV vision, to exo-skeletons and defensive weaponry, learn how not even Ironman can top bees when it comes to amazing super powers! Part of Beecatur’s 2019 National Pollinator Week programming. FREE and open to the public.

North Georgia Daylily Society Show

Date: 15 June 2019 - 15 June 2019
Time: 10:00AM-3:00PM
Cost: Free
Location: State Botanical Garden, 2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens
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Details:

Come out & see the wide, diverse world of daylilies at our annual judged show held in the Garden’s Visitor Center & Conservatory. Our plant sale will start around 10AM, with daylily fan divisions going for $5. Judging will start at 11AM & that area will be roped off to protect the entries until judging is completed. The area will then be opened to all for photographs & so you can get up close & personal to our favorite flower. Awards will be given to the best bloom in each category.

“Creating A Pollinator Garden”

Date: 17 June 2019 - 17 June 2012
Time: 7:00pm
Cost: Free
Location: Bethesda Senior Center, 225 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044
Phone:

Details:

Gwinnett Master Gardeners present Jimmy Gatt, a certified beekeeper who recently established a partnership between Trees Atlanta and Metro Atlanta Beekeepers Association to plant more summer-blooming trees in Atlanta. Mr. Gatt will cover trees and plants that gardeners can choose to create a more insect friendly garden. Jimmy will also touch on home beekeeping and how those who wish to keep bees can create gardens that support this hobby. Come early (6:30pm) and enjoy a potluck dinner!

Greater Atlanta Rose Society Monthly Meeting

Date: 18 June 2019 - 18 June 2019
Time: 7:15 pm to 9:00 pm
Cost: Free except small parking deck charge
Location: Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Road NE, Atlanta, GA
Phone: (678) 895-3945

Details:

Everyone is invited to come hear our featured speaker, Karen Radde. It promises to be a great program on “Bulldog Roses”, the University of Georgia trial gardens. Karen will speak about roses that thrive under minimal care conditions, which includes NO SPRAYING! Be sure not to miss this program!

Bus Tour: Gwinnett’s Glorious Gardens

Date: 22 June 2019 - 22 June 2019
Time: 10:00am- 5:00pm
Cost: $10/ person
Location: 455 South Perry St. Lawrenceville Ga. 30046
Phone: (770) 822-5178

Details:

Explore the beautiful gardens located throughout Gwinnett County with us! Meet knowledgeable Master Gardeners and community leaders who share their passion for gardening.

All ages; $10/person, must pre-register by 6/19 online at gwinnettparks.com with code LFS38400 or call 770.822.5178.

Hometown Habitat: Stories Of Bringing Nature Home

Date: 23 June 2019 - 23 June 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost: free
Location: Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St, Decatur, Georgia 30030
Phone: (404) 378-5552

Details:

Inspired by and featuring renowned entomologist Dr. Doug Tallamy, this FREE film screening presents inspiring stories of community commitment to conservation and the principals of coexisting with nature that are outlined in Tallamy’s book, “Bringing Nature Home.” Following the film, representatives from the Georgia Native Plant Society will address the importance of gardening with native plants and answer audience questions.

DisneyNature’s Wings Of Life

Date: 23 June 2019 - 23 June 2019
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost: free
Location: Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St, Decatur, Georgia 30030
Phone: (404) 378-5552

Details:

Narrated by Meryl Streep, this FREE family film screening takes an amazing look at the incredible — but increasingly threatened — lives of bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, bats and flowers. Part of Beecatur’s 2019 National Pollinator Week Programming. View film trailer at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_VRvhFLRCk0

Iris Rhizome Sale at Oakland Cemetery

Date: 29 June 2019 - 10 July 2012
Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: Varies
Location: Online
Phone:

Details:

Oakland Cemetery is home to more than 150 varieties of irises, many of which are heirloom varieties dating to before World War II. We propagate our irises, and right now we have lots to share.

Shop Oakland’s Iris Rhizome Sale and showcase some of Oakland’s unique and historic Irises in YOUR garden! The rhizomes are ready to plant in your garden. They love the heat and will require little effort on your part to be happy.