Events

JCRA Winter Symposium

Eat, Drink, and Be Merry—Chocolate, Tequila, and the Intersection of Plants and People”

  • Saturday, February 20, 2021 – 9:00 am12:00 pm – online

www.jcra.ncsu.edu

35th Guilford Horticultural Symposium

“All You Need to Know”
Saturday, March 6, 2021 TBD,  Kernersville, NC
8:30am- 3:30 pm

www.guilfordhorticulturalsociety.org

33st Davidson Horticultural Symposium

Tuesday, March 1 , 2022, 8am-4:30pm.  Held at Davidson College, Davidson, NC.

For more information:www.davidsonsymposium.org

Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society
meet at JC Raulston Arboretum; 3rd Saturday, September – May
www.nargs.org/chapter/piedmont-chapter

Gardening in the South

Saturday, Feb 6, 2021; 9am-12noon, Online

JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd., Raleigh, NC

Lasting Impressions  Spring Open Garden and Plant Sale
Saturday, April 24, 2021, 9am – 1pm,

4904 Hermitage Dr., Raleigh, NC,
Lasting Impressions’  Welcome to Spring!   There will be a great selection of plants for your woodland and sunny gardens!

Lasting Impressions’ Hypertufa Workshops

Build your own hypertufa Trough! Stone-like, excellent drainage, that Old World look!
Saturday, April 10, 2021;  9-12 noon,   Raleigh, NC;

Saturday, May 15, 2021; 9-12 noon, Raleigh, NC

Saturday, June 5, 2021; 9am-12 noon, Raleigh, NC;

Saturday, August 14, 2021; 9am-12 noon, Raleigh, NC

Make a hypertufa trough to add a distinctive planter to your garden or patio.  This lightweight, winter sturdy, cement based mixture will create a trough to last  for many years in your garden.  In the workshop you will mix the ingredients, hand build your trough, learn to remove the mold, and create a textured surface on the finished trough. Cost is $90. Please contact us for more details and to set up additional times for workshops at www.lastingimpressionsleaves.com.

Lasting Impressions’ Concrete Leaf Workshop

Saturday, June 5, 2021; 1pm-3pm, Raleigh, NC

Saturday, August 14, 2021; 1pm – 3pm, Raleigh, NC

Using a real leaf from the garden you will create a mold on which you construct your leaf.  The concrete leaf will have every vein and character of the real leaf.  Cost is $80.00. Please contact us for more details and to set up additional times for workshops at www.lastingimpressionsleaves.com

Lasting Impressions’ Hypertufa Birdbath Workshop

Saturday, April 10, 2021;  1pm-3pm, Raleigh, NC;

Saturday, May 15, 2021; 1pm-3pm, Raleigh, NC

A new workshop for you to create a handsome birdbath to use on the ground or on a stand in your garden. Cost is $75.  Please contact us for more details at www.lastingimpressionsleaves.com

Southeastern Plant Symposium and Rare Plant Auction

June 11-12, 2021, Raleigh, NC; Hosted by Juniper Level Botanic Garden and JC Raulston Arboretum.

North American Rock Garden Society National Meeting

TBD  nargs.org

 American Conifer Society National  Meeting,
TBD  www.conifersociety.org

Lasting Impressions’ 14th Annual Open Garden, Art Show & Plant Sale
Saturday, October 9, 2021, 9am – 4pm

Join us for a Fall Open Garden filled with local artisans showing pottery, jewelry, metal garden art, birdhouses, baskets, hypertufa troughs, concrete leaves, and more!

Lasting Impressions, Raleigh, NC

 

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