April 5-6, 2014
10am to 5pm (Saturday and Sunday)
The annual Spring Garden Show is an educational experience for the home gardeners and the professional. Admission is $8.00 for Adults and Children 5 to 12 are $4.00. Children under 5 and Friends of City Park enter free. There will be plant and garden products, exhibits and sales throughout the garden, a kids discovery area, educational programs, music, arts & crafts, and more. Programs take place in the Garden Study Center and are free with entrance to the show. Sponsored by the LSU AgCenter in cooperation with the Metro Area Horticulture and the New Orleans Botanical Garden. For more information call 504-658-2900.
Saturday, April 5th
1-4: John Rankin
Sunday, April 6th
1-4: Daryl Barnes
Spring Garden Show Speakers
Saturday, April 5th, 2014
11:30-12:30: “2014 Spring Super Plants Selections”, Dan Gill, LSU AgCenter
1-2: “100 Years of Extension”, Bobby Fletcher, LSU AgCenter, Urban Agriculture program Leader
2:30-3:30: “The Wonderful World of Butterflies”, Linda Auld, Barber Laboratories
Sunday April 6th, 2014
11:30-12:30: “The Southern Shade Garden”, Robin Tanner, Tanner Landscapes, Inc.
1-2: “Citrus Canker and Texas Phoenix Palm Decline Emphasis”, Melanie Ivy, LSU AgCenter, Extension Plant Pathologists
2:30-3:30: “History of Master Gardeners of Greater New Orleans”, Linda Visanau, Master Gardener of Greater New Orleans