2021 Piedmont Spring Gardening Series

— Written By Hannah Lepsch

The horticulture agents of Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph and Yadkin Counties are partnering to offer an introductory gardening series. This eight-part class series will focus on general planting and maintenance tips for growing ornamental plants and edibles. The topics covered will be most pertinent to new and beginning gardeners, but all are welcome to attend! 

Classes will be offered on Thursdays in March and April at 11 a.mAll classes will be held virtually via Zoom. The program format is a 1-hour presentation followed by 30 minutes for Q&A. Pre-registration through Eventbrite is required for each individual class you are interested in, and opens two weeks prior to the event. More information about each topic is available on the Eventbrite page for each class.

CLASS SCHEDULE

MARCH 4
Think Before You Plant
Eventbrite registration
Hanna Smith

MARCH 11
Managing Healthy Soils
Eventbrite registration
Hanna Smith

MARCH 18
Plant & Grow a Healthy Garden
Eventbrite registration
Leslie Rose

MARCH 25
Home Fruit Production
Eventbrite registration
Hannah Lepsch

APRIL 1
Vegetables & Other Edibles
Eventbrite registration
Annie Mills

APRIL 8
Herbaceous Ornamentals
Eventbrite registration
Leslie Rose

APRIL 15
Woody Ornamentals
Eventbrite registration
Leslie Rose

APRIL 22
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Basics
Eventbrite registration
Hanna Smith

If you have questions, please feel free to contact the agent in your county:

Leslie Rose | leslie_rose@ncsu.edu | (336) 703-2850  | Forsyth County
Hanna Smith | hanna_smith@ncsu.edu | (336) 641-2407 | Guilford County
Hannah Lepsch | hannah_lepsch@ncsu.edu(336) 849-7908 | Yadkin County

Written By

Hannah Lepsch, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionHannah LepschExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Call Hannah E-mail Hannah N.C. Cooperative Extension, Yadkin County Center
Updated on Mar 18, 2021
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