By Carol Stocker...
Learn new techniques that will help you to hone your garden skills and improve your own garden this fall at Tranquil Lake Nursery's annual Fall Garden Festival Saturday, Sept. 28, at 45 River Street, Rehoboth. Visit tranquil-lake.com for more information. Bring a lawn chair and pack a lunch.
This is one of the region's best nurseries with choice display gardens and exceptional plants for sale. The nursery's landscape experts will be conducting half hour lectures, hands on activities and workshops between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
10 a.m. Building a Wooden Versailles Box demonstration
10:30 Getting tools ready for winter storage.
11 a.m. tool sharpening demonstration
11:30 Must Have Plants for Extended Garden Interest into Fall and Winter.
12:30 Seed saving, wreaths, drying, vinegars
1 p.m. Propagating house plants
1:30 Japanese Flower Arrangement
2 p.m. Building a Rustic Garden Structure
2:30 p.m. Digging Plants and Preparing Soil..garden bed renovation demonstration
3 p.m. Planting a new Fall Border... Warren Leach and his crew will design and plant an entire border focusing on plant coinations that have beauty all year, especially in the fall.