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Garden Design Basics

By June 3, 2019

Garden Design Basics

Wed, Jun 12 - 2019, 6:30 pm

Cost: $15/person

Seats: 20 seats available

Skill Level: Beginner

Grisamore Farms Garden Center

749 Cowan Rd, Locke, NY 13092

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Join us for the first of a 3-part garden series where you can learn some basic gardening skills that will help you tackle your own home gardening projects.

Event Details

Ever wonder how to start your gardening projects? Want things to be beautiful, but don’t know anything about plants? If you said yes to any of these questions – this is a great workshop for you!

In this workshop we will focus on topics such as:
– Starting with Vision
– Design Concepts to Consider
– Right Plant, Right Place
– Making Your Plan
– DIY vs Hiring a Professional

6:30 – 7:15 – Lecture
7:15 – 8:00 – Open Shopping in Greenhouse/Garden Center

What to Expect

What’s Included: Knowledgeable Professional, Open Shopping at Garden Center

What to Bring: BYOB, Camera, Comfortable Shoes

Other Considerations

Grisamore’s usually closes at 7pm, so you will have exclusive access to the greenhouse while there are no other customers.
This event is BYOB – neither the venue or host assume any liability with beverages that are consumed. Please drink responsibly.

About the Instructor


Leigh McGonagle is the owner of Poplar Point Studio – a local fine gardening company that focuses on garden design, installation and maintenance. Her favorite thing about gardening is the satisfaction of creating beautiful living art (and the instant gratification of cleaning up garden areas!).  She has been in the industry for over 10 years and loves sharing her knowledge of plants & problem solving in the garden.

She spends her free time reading, taking pictures of flowers, performing with local music gigs and traveling.

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