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Home Landscape Color Field Day

Annual Color Trials Sponsored by the North Carolina Commercial Flower Growers Association in Cooperation with the JC Raulston Arboretum

June 28, 2012 (Thursday) – 8:00 AM–1:00 PM

Come visit the JC Raulston Arboretum on June 28 and view plants for your home landscape and hear a top notch lineup of garden speakers.

Speakers include:

Ted Bilderback and Mark Weathington, JC Raulston Arboretum
Jim Nau, plant guru from Ball Seed Company in Chicago
Alicain Carlson, cut flower expert
Brian Jackson, assistant professor, NC State University

Schedule of Events

8:00 AM–1:00 PM – Registration and Refreshments

8:00 AM – Mark Weathington and Ted Bilderback, Walk Through the Garden

9:00 AM – Jim Nau, "Hortus Mustus—The Plants that you Gotta Get!"

10:00 AM – Brian Jackson, "Sex in the Garden"

11:00 AM – Alicain Carlson, "Creating a Home Cut Flower Garden"

12:00 PM – Hot dog lunch

Cost: $10.00 per person.
Registration: Register at the door. Advance registration is not required.
Location: Ruby C. McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Directions: Need directions? Click here.
Parking: Free parking is available along Beryl Road. Please do not park in the parking lot.
Questions: Please call the North Carolina Commercial Flower Growers Association at (919) 877-9392 for more information about this concert.

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