Spring Kickoff Schedule of Events

Join us at the Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting of Houseplant Haven!

Friday, March 13, 5 – 9pm

Enjoy 25% OFF your entire purchase from 5-9pm, then meet and greet a few of the Mid-Atlantic horticultural advocates before they speak over the weekend:

Hilton Carter, bestselling author Hilton Carter brings his unique eye and love of plants to show you how to create luscious interiors that not only look amazing but are good for your well-being, too. He will also be signing copies of his books Wild at Home and Wild Interiors.

Teresa Speight, DC’s top Brand Ambassador and influential blogger at Cottage In The Court.

Kathy Jentz, Editor for Washington Gardener, the garden magazine for the DC area garden teacher and plant whisperer. Turning black thumbs green since 2005.

Carolyn Braverman & Diana DeBonner from Federated Garden Club of America and members of Master Gardeners will also be here to celebrate!


Join us for a packed weekend of education in our HG Garden Academy, displays throughout the greenhouses and shopping opportunities for the best of this seasons trends!

Saturday | March 14th | 10am – 5pm

10:30am – 11:30pm: Ryan McCallister, Martha Stewart’s head gardener, will take you behind-the-scenes of his stunning Instagram photos.

2:00 – 3:00pm: Join Lindsay Day, Marketing Manager at NewGen™ Boxwood, for a lecture on boxwood blight and NewGen boxwood.

3:45 – 4:45pm: Chicken Ownership 101 Workshop with our expert staff. This is perfect if you are still on the fence about ownership, if you want to learn more before committing, or if you are just curious about what it might be like to own chickens, come join us at this discussion to learn more about raising chicks and chickens.

Sunday | March 15th | 10am – 5pm

11:45am – 12:45pm: Learn more about Chesapeake natives with our expert staff.

2:00pm – 3:00pm: Check out what’s NEW in 2020 from Southern Living Trees with Jim Putnam, host of HortTube a YouTube gardening channel dedicated to demystifying gardening for the Do-It-Yourselfer. He was the previous owner of Earthworks Nursery, Landscaping, and Garden Center. He has over 3 decades of experience in various roles in the horticulture industry including landscape design and installation, plant propagation, nursery production, and garden center management.