Let’s Talk About The Bluebirds!
Saturday, April 21st, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. Join us at Fernwood nursery for a talk on Bluebirds presented by Jeff Nimms. Jeff has been studying bluebirds and encouraging their habitat for over 25 years. He’ll be here at Fernwood to share some of his experience and knowledge. Jeff will talk about bluebird habitat, building bluebird boxes, and will be suggesting ways we can all help to enhance the declining bluebird population. Please sign up in advance, class size is limited to 20. fernwood will provide tea and scones. Cost: $10.00 plwease contact us here at Fernwood: email@example.com or (207)589-4726
Mother’s Day Build A Hypertufa Planter
Sunday,May 13th, 2018 , 1:00-3:00 Cost: $45.00, materials included
Mothers, daughters, and sons join us here at Fernwood Nursery for a class on designing and constructing your own hypertufa vessel. Hypertufa is a lightweight medium often used in molding pots, troughs, and planters. Learn the basic ingredients for a hypertufa mix and about the various forms that can be used to create unique and natural looking outdoor planters.
Come build your own, then take it home for planting!
Tea and freshly baked scones will be served.
Class limit 12 and preregistration required. Please call us at (207) 589-4726 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also contact us here.
Come Learn Some Dirty Words At Fernwood Nursery
Join us at Fernwood Nursery on Sunday, May 20th, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 to talk about what’s in your dirt! Green sand, blood meal, and mycorrhiza are just a few of the ”dirty” words you’ll hear when we talk about soil here at Fernwood! We’ll discuss soil structure, the essential components for soil health and plant growth, and how to amend your own garden plots using organic materials that are easily sourced. Find out which animal manures do what, learn about the important minerals in your soil, and discover the benefits of green manures,. Interested in making your own potting soil? We’ll talk about this as well and…. you’ll go home with a sample bag of our own homemade potting mix (along with the recipe)!
In addition to a lively discussion about dirt, freshly baked scones and tea will be served.
Here at Fernwood, we are famous for saying “ if you want to grow good plants, grow good soil” so come join us for an informative afternoon of soil talk!
Class size is limited to 10. Please call ahead (207)589-4726 or email us to sign up at email@example.com Class cost is $40.00 Pre-payment is required.
‘Ephemerals and Early Risers’
Saturday, April 29th, 2018 10.00a.m. to 12 noon, at Fernwood Nursery
On Sunday, April 29th, 2018 Rick Sawyer of Fernwood Nursery will give a presentation on ‘Ephemerals and Early Risers’. The talk will focus on those plants which are first to emerge in spring within the woodland garden. Come join us for a walk and talk as we identify and enjoy the earliest of plants to bloom and learn how to incorporate them into your own landscape.
The program will take place in the gardens and studio of Fernwood Nursery from 10.00 a.m. to 12 noon. Class cost $35.00 /space limited. Please dress for the weather. Tea and a light lunch will be served. Sign up by phone or email. Happy Spring! (207)589-4726 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org<a