Plantasia Workshop Series
Saturday April 8th
Throughout the day, in our main tent at Plantasia, we will have a lineup of informative garden workshops from experts around the Lowcountry. These workshops are free to attend and are geared toward inspiring and assisting you in your garden planning mostly utilizing plants and materials you can buy on site that day. Check out our full Plantasia Workshop Series below. Seating is first come first serve!
9am – 10am:
Native Plants: How To Use Them In Your Home Landscape
Jeff Jackson – Owner: Lowcountry Roots
Local landscape designer and environmental consultant Jeff Jackson will share his expertise on native plants and their use in the home garden. From everything to functional plants to aesthetics and nature attractors, Jeff will show you how to put these great plants to work!
10:30am – 11:30am :
Patio Container Water Design
Nancy Newman-Limata – Master Gardener/Owner Charleston Garden Design
Learn to create a patio container water garden feature with any container that holds water – Nancy will show you how to select the perfect water plants, the importance of aeration, fertilization and perhaps even fish. Just add pump, water and plants and you’re ready to go!
Noon – 1:00pm:
A Bee’s Role in the Garden
Cheri Ward – Bee Keeper/Owner Blue Pearl Farms
Why we need bees in our gardens? Simple ways you can make a difference in the health of your garden with the help of our buzzy friends.