Lisa shares her experiences growing hardy annual flowers such as snapdragons, sweet peas, bells of Ireland, pansies and many other spring beauties. Revisiting cool-season gardening, a common practice in days gone by, will change spring in the garden forever. Lisa’s book Cool Flowers was based on this popular program.
Growing Great Spring Flowers offers the practices Lisa follows in her fall and very early spring planted gardens that produces the flowers for the most anticipated season of the year—spring. Cool-season gardening with hardy annuals isn’t a new idea—but rekindled from the days of our grandparents when a garden was a part of everyday life.
Lisa introduces the cool-season concept, when and what to plant, where to locate for the earliest blooming, setting it up for low maintenance and how to keep the blooms coming into summer. Lisa’s book Cool Flowers was based on this popular program.
This program includes a slide show and an overview of starting from seed. Program may be customized to your group’s needs.
- We provide laptop and projector.
- You provide screen and table for equipment and props.