On Friday, May 11, spend an evening with friends mingling among the herbs in support of the Ohio Herb Education Center. Our experts for the evening include Mark Miller of the Franklin Park Conservatory and Susan Liechty of the Herb Society of America. They will discuss their favorite uses for herbs as well as their […]
Join us for an evening of experience, learning and creating. If you’re looking for an interactive and unique date night or Mother’s Day gift, join us for an expanded version of our popular charcuterie & cheese event. This time we are layering charcuterie, cheese, chocolate and plants. The event will begin with a little mingling […]
Join us for our beginning-of-season, clear-out-space-in-your-garden beds plant swap! Categories will include bulbs, hostas, peonies, dahlias, daylilies, succulents, and anything else that is taking over your garden space. Drop-off/set-up will start at 2pm, with the swap starting promptly at 2:30. This event is free, but please RSVP to the Herb Center to participate. Open to […]
If you have limited time and space to grow plants, but long for fresh herbs at your fingertips, this class is for you. Find out the best combinations of herbs to start in outdoor pots, and what mixture of soil, water and fertilizer will allow them to continue to grow so you can enjoy them […]
Researchers at MIT recently unveiled a project where they inserted the enzyme that makes fireflies glow into a watercress plant. The result is a plant whose leaves glow for about four hours. At present, the glow produced is quite dim, but the engineers hope that via this technique they can convert the watercress into a […]
Naturalist Bob Harter will explain the proper seed germination and cultivation techniques of native plants. Also share the importance of native plants to our environment, including where and how they grow. Each participant will receive a packet of seeds to take home. Information sheets will be available. $20 per person, advanced registration is required. Register […]
Learn the basics of starting your favorite veggies, herbs and flowers from seed. From the right organic soil mixture to watering and lighting, you will come away with confidence to grow your own plants for your garden. $10 per person, advanced registration is required. Register at www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org.