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GARDENING EVENTS FOR March 2019

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Daffodil Day at Oakland Cemetery

Date: 02 March 2019 - 02 March 2019
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Oakland Cemetery
Phone: (404) 688-2107

Details:

Daffodil Day returns to Atlanta’s historic Oakland Cemetery on March 2. Celebrate the impending arrival of spring with a day filled with beautiful displays, garden experts, and fun activities for all ages in Oakland Cemetery’s Victorian gardens. Daffodil Day is free and open to the public.

Guided Garden Walks
Plants and Used Garden Books Sale
Cut Flower Display
Dialogue with Local Gardens Experts
Children’s Craft Activities
And More

Atlanta Orchid society show

Date: 08 March 2019 - 10 March 2019
Time: Friday noon to Sunday 4 PM
Cost: ABG Membership or $24+ parking
Location: Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Atlanta
Phone:

Details:

The Atlanta Orchid Society show is at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. Saturday afternoon can be crowded. Remember that admission to the gardens is now $24 for each adult / $21 per child plus $2/hour parking. The orchid show is free once you get inside. Make sure you take time to see the greenhouses and grounds but the At.O.S. show is in Day Hall. The A.B.G. has ‘Orchid Daze’ several weekends but the AOS show is only on this weekend. 6 vendors and up to 20 exhibits.

Master Gardener Lunch and Learn: Shade Gardening

Date: 08 March 2019 - 08 March 2019
Time: Noon - 1:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab Training Room; 662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, GA 30060
Phone:

Details:

Too much shade for plants that require full sun? Let the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County teach you the ins and outs of selecting plants and plots for the best growth. Cobb Master Gardener Dorothy Dowell will show us how to grow a beautiful garden in shade or part-shade.

Georgia Iris Society meeting

Date: 09 March 2019 - 09 March 2019
Time: 2:00-4:00pm
Cost: FREE
Location: St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church 1790 Lavista Road, Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone: (678) 471-2604

Details:

Gail Zorn, owner of Daybreak Flower Farm, 3605 Claude Brewer Road, Loganville, Ga. 30052, is known to many of our members through her work with Gwinnett Tech Horticultural School and our installation of an iris garden. She has worn many hats since growing up in Savannah; advertising, software, accounting, teaching and horticulture. While at Gwinnett Tech she was Greenhouse manager/Campus Horticulturist.
Today she pursues her dream of farming with 1 acre of seasonal flowers and perennials.

Date: 18 March 2019 - 18 March 2019
Time: 7pm
Cost: Free
Location: Bethesda Senior Center, 225 Bethesda Church Rd., Lawrenceville 30044
Phone:

Details:

Gardening enthusiasts are invited to meet a living legend. Dr. Michael A. Dirr, a nationally renown Professor of Horticulture now retired from UGA, will literally explore the ABC’s of plants, sharing what he considers some of the best plant selections for GA gardens. Dr. Dirr has received numerous awards and honors, most recently the Liberty Hyde Bailey Medal from the American Horticulture Society. Potluck dinner @ 6:30, presentation begins at 7pm

Atlanta Home Show

Date: 22 March 2019 - 24 March 2019
Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Cost: $10 general admission, free for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older with ID
Location: Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Pky., Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone:

Details:

Floor & Decor brings you the Atlanta Home Show March 22-24, 2019 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Produced by Marketplace Events, the Atlanta Home Show will feature hundreds of home improvement exhibitors, live radio broadcasts, product demonstrations & presentations by experts including HGTV’s and DIY’s Clint Harp. Walter will speak March 24 at 1 p.m. and will broadcast live March 23 from 6-9 a.m. www.AtlantaHomeShow.com. Tickets: $10. Free for children 12 & under and seniors 65 & older with ID.

Spring Native Plant Sale at the Chattahoochee Nature Center

Date: 29 March 2019 - 30 March 2019
Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
Cost: Plant prices vary
Location: Chattahoochee Nature Center, 9135 Willeo Road, Roswell, GA
Phone: (770) 992-2055

Details:

Member’s Only Date: March 28, 2019 – 4-7 PM
General Public: March 29-30, 2019 and April 5-6, 2019 – 10 AM – 5 PM
Attract butterflies, pollinators, birds and more to your garden by adding native plants. Going native provides a wealth of benefits to your space, including privacy, beauty, blossoms, food, and homes to our wide diversity of animals. Over 120 species of plants available, and Horticulturists and knowledgeable volunteers on site to help you plant the garden of your dreams.

The Soil3 Garden Show

Date: 30 March 2019 - 30 March 2019
Time: 8:30AM - 3:00PM
Cost: $10
Location: Silver City Farm, 5130 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming , GA
Phone: (770) 274-2279

Details:

Join us at the Soil3 Garden Show where we’ll be talking vegetable gardening!

Our three celebrity speakers have amazing-yet-practical home gardens. They’ll present what they’ve learned about growing food at home and act as judges in a Raised Bed Garden Design Contest where local landscapers and garden groups will create mini-gardens for you to stroll and gather inspiration for your own home vegetable patches.

To make this event complete, there will be garden vendors and food trucks, too!