This Weekend – Big Gesneriad Show and Sale
The National Capital Area Chapter of the Gesneriad Society’s judged show “Gesneriads on Broadway” and plant sale will be held at Behnkes this weekend. Hundreds of plants will be displayed and for sale, including African violets, gloxinias, streptocarpus, gesneriads and many more exotic and easy-to-grow houseplants. For more information, visit the Gesneriad Society.
Special Free Lectures:
Saturday 1:30: “Basic Potting Mixes”
Saturday at 3:30: “Streptocarpus”
Sunday at 1:30: “What is a Gesneriad”
Sunday at 2:30: “Propagating Gesneriads”
Sunday at 3:30: “Dish Gardens”
Special Puppy Demonstrations and Hero-Dog Information!
Saturday from 9:30 to 3, Puppies and information provided by Hero Dogs, providing service dogs for America’s veterans.
- Join Randy's Houseplant Container Workshop this Sunday
- Introduction to Forest Gardening
- Sonja Behnke Festerling on African Violets
- Eagerly awaiting the Big Orchid Auction -
Saturday March 5
- It's Garden Party Time!
- Surprise! Behnkes hosted the Washington Gardener Seed Exchange
- Almost time to see Chanticleer Garden!
- Philadelphia Flower Show - Last Chance for Tickets
- Workshop this Saturday: Kids Make Gourd Birdhouses
- Come to Paris with us - at the Philadelphia Flower Show
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