Spring Garden Tips

April 25 - Aug. 12, 2015 - Ebert's Greenhouse Village

Voted "Best Green Thumb Paradise," I'm very excited to be working with Ebert's Greenhouse Village this year in Wisconsin!  If you haven't checked Ebert's out yet, I hope you do. It's located just past Oconomowoc in Ixonia and truly is a destination to experience.  You'll be amazed by their selection of gorgeous plants grown right in their own greenhouses (38 greenhouses and over 150,000 square feet of growing space!) as well as their unique garden accents. Plus, they offer wonderful family events in addition to special events, like Ladies Night Out (I'm looking forward to this one!), throughout the season. It's a gardener's dream to check out this season!

I'll be presenting at Ebert's on the following dates. The seminars are free & open to the public - no registration required.  Plus, be sure to enter to Win a $500 Ebert's Shopping Spree with me between April 25–May 23. I'm looking forward to helping the winner select plants and products that will help them achieve their gardening goals this season, including insight on which plants and shrubs will flourish best in their growing conditions and answer any of the winner's lawn and garden questions.

Sat., April 25, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
“Jump Start Your Garden for Spring” seminar with Melinda Myers

Sat., May 2, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
“Flavorful Landscapes – Adding Edibility to your Garden”
 seminar with Melinda Myers

Sat., May 9, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
“Ask the Plant Doctor” with Melinda Myers. Plus, enter to win Ebert's special drawings for gift cards!

Sun., May 10, 1–3 p.m.
“Ask the Plant Doctor” with Melinda Myers. Plus, enter to win Ebert's special drawings for gift cards!

Sat., May 23, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
“Small Space Container Gardens”
seminar with Melinda Myers

Sat., June 6, 1–3 p.m.
“What’s Happening in your Garden – Eco-friendly Solutions to Common Insect, Disease & Weed Problems” with Melinda Myers

Sat., June 13, 1–3 p.m.
“Inviting in & Protecting the Three ‘Bs’ - Birds, Butterflies & Bees”
with Melinda Myers

Wed., August 12, 6-8 p.m. – Ladies Night Out
“Ask the Expert” session with Melinda Myers

For more information, click here.

Ebert's Greenhouse Village
W1795 Fox Rd.

Ixonia, WI 53036
Tel.: (920) 261-5645

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July 11, 2015 - Secret Gardens of Wauwatosa Tour

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Stop by the American Transmission Co. booth where I'll be available to answer any of your gardening questions. Plus, we'll have some native plants on display that are great to try in your Wisconsin gardens this season.  We'll also be giving away Milkweed seeds for attracting butterflies to the garden, "Native Plants for Wisconsin gardens" planting guides, and "Growing Gardeners" kids activity booklets.  I hope to see you there!

Location:  Kneeland Walker House, 7406 Hillcrest Drive. Wauwatosa, WI 53213

For more information on the tour or to purchase tickets, click here.

A special thank you to American Transmission Co. and its Grow Smart campaign for making it possible.  To watch the Grow Smart video, featuring the best low-growing native plants for Wisconsin gardens click here.

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August 6 - 16, 2015 - Wisconsin State Fair

August 6 - 16, 2015

10 a.m. & 2 p.m. daily - Presentation details coming soon!

We Energies' Energy Park
Wisconsin State Fair Park
West Allis, WI

Visit
http://www.wistatefair.com/ 

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