Spring Expo Seminar List & Tour Schedule

 

SATURDAY April 21st

Deer and Rabbit Control – Keep deer and rabbits from treating your landscape like it is their lunch!

ROCHESTER HILLS 10am & GRAND BLANC 10am

 

Top 10 Deer Resistant Plants – No plants are truly deer proof, but years of experience shows they tend to leave these few alone.

ROCHESTER HILLS 10:30am

 

Controlling Japanese Beetles – Sick of Japanese Beetles eating your gorgeous plants in the summer? Find out the best time to control them and what products to use.

ROCHESTER HILLS 11am & GRAND BLANC 11am

 

Keys to Successful Planting of Trees and Shrubs – Get your new plants off to the best start possible by using the proper soil amendments and planting techniques.

ROCHESTER HILLS 11:30am

 

New Shrubs for 2018 – Check out what’s new in shrubs this year before anyone else!

ROCHESTER HILLS 12pm & GRAND BLANC 12pm

 

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners – If you haven’t grown vegetables before, this is the place to start for a successful harvest!

ROCHESTER HILLS 12:30pm

 

Top 3 Insect Pests and How to Control Them – Learn how to identify Spider Mites, Aphids and Scale in the garden and how to keep them in check.

ROCHESTER HILLS 1pm & GRAND BLANC 1pm

 

Top 3 Diseases and How to Control Them – Powdery mildew, black spot and rust can wreak havoc in the garden. Find out what causes them, how to prevent them or keep them from spreading

ROCHESTER HILLS 1:30pm

 

Containers (As Easy as 1,2,3!) – We’re keeping it simple and made container gardening as easy as can be!

ROCHESTER HILLS 2pm & GRAND BLANC 2pm

 

Grub Control – Keep your lawn looking fabulous all season long by controlling those lawn damaging grubs.

ROCHESTER HILLS 2:30pm

 

New Annuals for 2018 – Check out this year’s hottest, must have annual varieties!

ROCHESTER HILLS 3pm & GRAND BLANC 3pm

 

Fruit Trees-Basic Care – Let’s get back to the basics and learn the proper pruning, fertilization, watering and more to keep those fruit trees thriving!

ROCHESTER HILLS 3:30pm

 

Succulent Garden Workshop – A succulent ‘make & take’ Click here for details!

ROCHESTER HILLS 4pm

 


SUNDAY April 22nd

New Perennials for 2018 – Spice things up in the garden this spring by adding one of the hottest new perennials for 2018.

ROCHESTER HILLS 11am & GRAND BLANC 11am

 

Debunking Garden Myths – Do Peonies really need ants to open their flowers? Find out if this is fact or fiction along with a bunch of other things your Grandma probably taught you.

ROCHESTER HILLS 11:30am

 

Which Hydrangea is right for you? – With so many Hydrangea varieties on the market it is hard to know which one is right for your landscape. Learn the differences so you can make an educated decision.

ROCHESTER HILLS 12pm & GRAND BLANC 12pm

 

Pruning Shrubs (Just the Basics!) – Keep your shrubs flowering and looking great with these simple pruning tips and guidelines.

ROCHESTER HILLS 12:30pm

 

Growing Vegetables in Containers – Learn how easy it is to grow healthy food in containers and tips to keep them thriving all the way through harvest.

ROCHESTER HILLS 1pm & GRAND BLANC 1pm

 

Mole Control – Don’t let those pesky critters get the best of your lawn! We’ll teach you how to keep them out of your lawn for good.

ROCHESTER HILLS 1:30pm

 

Organic Fertilization – Learn what nutrients are in fertilizers, why they are important and what makes an organic fertilizer different.

ROCHESTER HILLS 2pm & GRAND BLANC 2pm

 

Landscape Design Basics – Designing a landscape can seem like an overwhelming task. However, using some basic rules & principles as a guide will allow you to start creating the look of your dreams.

ROCHESTER HILLS 2:30pm

 

Rose Care (Insect & Disease Control) – Get the tips and tricks you need to make taking care of your Roses a breeze!

ROCHESTER HILLS 3pm & GRAND BLANC 3pm

 

Keep It or Yank It – When is it time to pull out that plant that is overgrown, underperforming or just doesn’t look quite right? Let us give you a few guidelines to help you decide!

ROCHESTER HILLS 3:30pm

 

Using Succulents in Containers – Succulent plants are all the rave and easy to grow! Learn how to incorporate them into your containers this spring!

ROCHESTER HILLS 4pm


Take a tour of our growing facilities in Grand Blanc during our Spring Expo. A must see!

FREE!
• 
No registration
• Tours are approximately 45 minutes long

 

SATURDAY April 21st

10am

12pm

2pm

 

SUNDAY April 22nd

11am

1pm