Linden Garden Club
 of Pinewild
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Events in the Sandhills


FEBRUARY 3, 2018 PINEHURST VILLAGE HALL

Jan Little, Director of Education and Public Programs at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, will discuss how our attraction to pattern and proportion impacts our perception of what is pleasing in the landscape.  Discover which patterns and proportions capture your eye and learn how to use them in your garden.

This will be at the Pinehurst Village Hall, 395 Magnolia Road on February 3, 2018.  This is a FREE presentation and will be open to the public.


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Sandhills Horticultural Society      
                                          

To register for workshops & classes - Payment due at registration.  910-695-3882 to reserve a space.  Please give your phone number & email address and send payment with name of class to: Sandhills Horticultural Society, 3395 Airport Rd., Pinehurst, NC 28374  Att: Tricia Mabe.

 Receipt of payment reserves your space in class. You will be on the waiting list until payment is received.

Cancellation prior to 48 hours of the event required to receive a refund or credit toward another workshop. 

Check out our web site: www.sandhillshorticulturalgardens.com or like us on Facebook

 

 


                   2018 Programs & Workshops

 

 

January 20th (Saturday) 10AM - Noon  Pruning Workshop conducted by Moore County Extension agent Taylor Williams.  Sandhills Horticultural Gardens-Ball Visitors Center.  Learn pruning basics then an outside demonstration of how it is done.  FREE but reservations necessary. Call 910-695-3882

March 16 (Friday) Hummingbirds & Plants that Nourish Them - Susan Campbell

1 PM - 2 PM, Ball Visitors Center, Sandhills Horticulture Gardens.  Sponsored jointly by the Council of Garden Clubs & the Sandhills Horticulture Society - FREERegister by email: landscapegardening@sandhills.edu.  Seating is limited, so register early to assure your space.

* part of the proceeds from the workshop fees benefit the Sandhills Horticultural Gardens

Become a Member of the Sandhills Horticultural Society.  Be the first to find out about workshops being offered and receive a discount.  Find out about the many other benefits to becoming a member.  Call 910-695-3882.

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 SUGGESTIONS FOR GARDEN TRIPS

We have included some websites so just click them on and learn about the many wonderful day trips in our area to visit when family and friends are in town.

PLANT DELIGHTS:  Raleigh http://www.plantdelights.com/

 

CAPE FEAR BOTANICAL GARDENS:  Wilmington (Guided Tour) http://www.capefearbg.org/

GARDENS AT SANDHILL’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Southern Pines (Guided Tour)

http://sandhillshorticulturalgardens.com/upcoming.htm

GOVERNOR’S MANSION AND GARDENS:  Raleigh (Guided Tour) http://news.ncdcr.gov/2012/08/16/executive-mansion-house-and-garden-tours-announced/

PINEHURST GREENHOUSES:  Pinehurst (Guided Tour)

NORTH ANGIER IS ABOUT 1 HR. AWAY FOR THE  FOLLOWING FOUR TRIPS:

TARHEEL NURSERY:  7160 Old Stage Road, N. Angier http://www.tarheelnursery.com/

PANTHER CREEK NURSERY:  711Old Stage Road, N. Angier http://www.panthercreeknursery.com/

BROADWELL’S NURSERY:  Willow Springs, N. Angier

MCLAMB NURSERY:  640 Green Leaf Road, N. Angier http://www.mclamb.digbro.com/entry/index.cfm?user_id=3690&l=0&r=0&c_id=&getFl=1&fl_id=1http://www.mclamb.digbro.com/entry/index.cfm?user_id=3690&l=0&r=0&c_id=&getFl=1&fl_id=1http://www.mclamb.digbro.com/entry/index.cfm?user_id=3690&l=0&r=0&c_id=&getFl=1&fl_id=1

HOMEWOOD NURSERIES:  N. Raleigh (Full service nursery with greenhouses) http://www.homewoodnursery.com/

SEAGROVE ORCHIDS:  Seagrove, (Guided tour, then visit some potteries) http://seagroveorchids.com/

RALSTON ARBORETUM:  Raleigh (Guided Tour) http://www.ncsu.edu/jcraulstonarboretum/index.php

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CHECK OUT THE MOORE FARMS BOTANICAL GARDENS!

                                LAKE CITY, SOUTH CAROLINA

  • Attention Garden Enthusiasts! B.J. Barrett found this wonderful website that tells about the The Moore Farms Botanical Gardens which is owned by Darla Moore, the South Carolina Philanthropist who was recently inducted as a member of the Augusta National Country Club along with Condaleza Rice.
  • The information for the garden tour of the Moore Farms Botanical Garden can be found at moorefarmsbg.org. All guests must register in advance. The tickets are $10 each. It looks like it would be about a 2 ½ hour drive from Pinewild. What a wonderful opportunity! They are rarely open to the public and it will be a lot of fun to get a peek inside! Perhaps some of our members would like to get together and car pool for a great outing!
  • Tour requests are limited to groups of 10 people or more. Preference will be given to horticulture oriented groups such as garden clubs, landscape professionals and members of the local community.
  • They offer several open days per year during which the public can tour the gardens. The next Garden Open is scheduled for Friday, October 26th. If you’re interested in attending one of the Garden Opens, please register on their website.
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