Garden Day 2015

Date: August 1, 2015
Time: 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Location: Veterinary Medical Center / Plant & Soil Sciences Bldg.
Contact: Jennifer Sweet, CMP, CTA, at 517-355-5191 ext. 1339 or

Rick Darke is a widely published author, photographer, lecturer and consultant focused on regional landscape design, planning, conservation, and enhancement. In 2014, Rick co-authored The Living Landscape with another prominent figure in the world of gardening, Doug Tallamy. Rick will captivate attendees with two keynote presentations based off The Living Landscape. Customize your Garden Day by selecting from a wide variety of hands-on and engaging workshops, such as Growing and Enjoying Your Cutting Garden, Hydrangeas Demystified, Conifers for Michigan Landscapes, and Herbal Blends and Spice Rubs. During breaks and lunch, shop our Green Garden Marketplace for great deals on plants, garden accessories and more! The day includes two keynote presentations, two workshops of your choice, book signing with Rick Darke, parking, lunch and dessert from Grand Traverse Pie, materials and access to the Green Garden Marketplace.

Please visit for a full schedule, workshop descriptions and more.

Garden Day Cost:
$75.50 for 2015 Garden members prior to July 24, $95.60 on and after July 25
$85.60 for non-2015 Garden members prior to July 24, $95.60 on and after July 25
T-shirts are available for $15.90 each

Evening Reception Cost:
$35.90 for 2015 Garden members
$45.90 for non-2015 Garden members



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