Master Gardeners Offer Ornamental Grass and Perennial Division Workshops
04/20/2012 - Learn how to successfully divide perennials and go home with some great new plants for your very own garden! Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County's (CCEUC) Master Gardeners in their award winning Xeriscape Garden on the SUNY Ulster Campus located at 491 Cottekill Road in Stone Ridge for this fun spring workshop!
There is a $10 fee per person. Pre-registration is required to participate. Please dress appropriately and bring pots or bags for your divisions. It is recommended to bring gardening gloves and tools such as pitch forks, spades and trowels. This workshop will take place rain or shine.
Thursday, April 26, 10:00am 12:00pm
Ornamental Grass Division Workshop Learn how to divide these monsters; take home some divisions.
Thursday, May 10, 10:00am 12:00pm
Perennial Division Workshop learn how to divide your perennials. Bring pots and take home some divisions.
You will gain hands-on experience learning what to do and what not to do when it comes to dividing plants. Participants will work in small groups guided by Master Gardeners and leave with some prize divisions from the Xeriscape Garden. For more information call Dona Crawford, Master Gardener Coordinator at 845-340-3990 ext. 335. The Xeriscape Garden is an interactive teaching tool in the selection of heat tolerant, water-wise plants, integrated pest management and alternative landscaping techniques.