Now is a great time to meet the landscape design staff of Wilson Nurseries and be enlightened about the start-to-finish design process. At 10:45 there will be Q&A for your questions pertaining to your landscape. Receive 10% off of a comprehensive design with the designer of your choice.
This is a free event, open to the public. Scones, tea & coffee will be provided.
We plan it, you plant it. Meet with one of our landscape deisgners for a 30 minute consultation to help you renovate foundation areas, create a flower garden, design an entrance or enhance any space in your landscape. Want a comprehensive design? Receive $45 off and an additional 10% off your design fees on this design day.
Reservations are required. Your photos & measurements are a must. $45 per consultation. Cost includs a quick custom design sketch with well-chosen plants and $15 voucher for purchase of $25 or more.
Exciting colors and year round interest transform your landscape into a summer escape that will flourish for years to come. Kick off the new season of growing by recognizing National Perennial Growing Month with a day aimed at the wild & wonderful world of perennials. Join in our workshops, browse our overflowing greenhouses and absorb the hundreds of varieties of perennials we grow.
Lush flower beds overflowing with blooms beg you to snip them for indoors. With a cutting garden you can produce an abundance of fresh flowers through fall. Learn the secrets of growing the perfect cutting garden from our experts and get design tips for putting together a whimsical bouquet of fresh cut flowers.
Reservations are required. $25 fee. Cost includes instruction, cut flowers and a $10 voucher for same day purchase of flowering plants.
Got Shade? Deep shade, light shade or seasonal shade ... Many plants thrive in the shadows & create attractive gardens. Fabulous plant combinations & inspiring designs for the perfect shade gardens.
Reservations are required. $25 fee. Cost includes a shade garden plan and a $15 voucher for the purchase of shade plants.
Create a magical fairy wonderland to lure fairies and with them, good luck, into your home garden. These miniature gardens, complete with pint-sized plants, small pebbles, and endless possibilities for design, make great indoor gardens year around.
Reservations are required. $35 per person. Cost includes materials to complete one miniature garden.
What color is your child's thumb? All "budding" artists are invited to submit one original artwork for judging and exhibition. The theme for all entered artwork should be inspired by or related to plant &/or nature subject matter.
Age categories are:
Ages 5 & under
6-7 year olds
8-9 year olds
10-11 year olds
12-14 year olds
Any media, including:
mixed media collage
Artist & plant enthusiast Melanie VanHouten, founder of Frankfort's treasure ... Josephine Sculpture Park, will judge the artwork & award prizes. In addition, the school with the most entries will receive a free tree (up to $200 value) with professional planting.
Artwork must arrive at Wilson's by Friday, June 14, at noon. The Art Show will be set up, judged & ready for viewing at 11am on Saturday, June 15.