Seminar and demonstration schedule

February 24, 2000

Saturday, March 11

9:15 a.m. "Medicinal Herbs," Jane Courter

10:15 a.m. "Plant Health Care: Cradle to Grave, Nursery to Woodpile" - Rich Vrboncic, Bartlett Tree Expert, Chambersburg, Pa.

11:15 a.m. "Attracting Birds to Your Back Yard" - Dave Weesner, Washington County Ornithological Society

12:15 p.m. "Soil Conservation Practices for Improving Your Yard and Garden" - Lynda Bell, Soil Conservationist

1:15 p.m. "A Preview of the United States Botanic Garden" - Christine Flanagan, United States Botanic Garden, Washington, D.C.

2:15 p.m. "Fresh Flower Arranging" - Troy Gifft, TG Designs, Hagerstown

3:15 p.m. "Rosemary for Remembrance, Herb of the Year 2000" - Barbara Steele, Alloway Creek Gardens and Herb Farm, Littlestown, Pa.


4:15 p.m. "Anyone Can Grow Azaleas" - Sandy Scott, horticulture consultant for Maryland Cooperative Extension, Washington County

Sunday, March 12

9:15 a.m. "General Discussion of the National Arboretum" - Elizabeth Ley, Leader, Gardens Unit, U.S. National Arboretum

10:15 a.m. "Installing a Garden Stone" - Chris Hammer-Atkins, My Father's Garden, Rohrersville

11:15 a.m. "Trees in the Garden Environment" - Danny Blickenstaff, Mount Hope Farms, Hagerstown

12:15 p.m. "Healthy Cooking with Herbs" - Madeline Wadja, Willow Pond Farms, Fairfield, Pa.

1:15 p.m. "Setting Your Sights on Landscaping: Turning a Problem Area into a Garden" - Lori Morkved, Ott's Horticulture Center, Chewsville

2:15 p.m. "Garden Rooms" - Stephanie Bussard, Frederick Interiors, Frederick, Md.

3:15 p.m. "Gardening with Perennials" - Tom Ford, Fulton County Extension, Penn State

4:15 p.m. "Funky Garden Treasures" - Denny Warrenfeltz, Rooster Vane Gardens, Funkstown

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