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Food Within Reach: Using Edible Fruits Around the Patio
March 17, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Join Matthew Boyd of Star Roses and Plants to learn the importance of being connected to the food we eat. Discover the tremendous satisfaction of growing fruit collections like Bushel & Berry and other edibles right on the patio. Matthew will present options available and dig in to planting and care for homegrown fruits.
Matthew Boyd is the representative of Star Roses and Plants for the Mid-Atlantic region. Star Roses and Plants is a leading breeder and distributor of roses, berries, woody shrubs and perennials worldwide. Star has been responsible for some of the most successful names in plants including Knock Out and Drift Roses, and Bushel & Berry, an expanding collection of patio edibles. Matthew is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Horticultural Sciences. In addition to his work with plants at Star, his background includes extensive experience in high-end landscape design and installation. He and his wife live in Northern Virginia.
This event is a part of our 2018 Spring Flower Show: Gardens That Work education schedule! Click here to see what else is going on during the Flower Show.
This event is FREE but pre-registration is required. Online registration is open until 5pm the Friday prior to the event. After that, please call 410-798-5000 to inquire about space availability and to register over the phone. Thank you.