Gardener’s Studio

The Gardener's Studio, presented by Subaru, is the perfect place to relax your legs while learning something new.

Conveniently located in the center of the Show floor, the Gardener's Studio allows gardening and greening experts from around the country, top selling authors and local horticultural gurus to share their passion with Show visitors.

 

Presenter

Presentation Name

FRIDAY

March 4

 

12:30 PM

Adam Hill, PHS

Veggie Gardening Basics

1:30 PM

TBD

TBD

2:30 PM

TBD

TBD

SATURDAY 

March 5

 

10:00 AM

Michael Horn

Dahlias: Successfully Growing, Storing and Dividing the Most Endearing Blooms of the Year!

11:00 AM

TBD

TBD

12 noon

Champions of Champions: Kirk Brown; Claire Jones; Roberta Turner

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Rick Mikula

Butterflies ~ What You Know that Just Ain’t So! / Book Signing

2:00 PM

Belgard

Belgard Presents: The Outdoor Chef

3:00 PM

TBD

TBD

4:00 PM

Mark Shaw

Trees for Your Yard

5:00 PM

Jim Bobb

All About Bees

6:00 PM

Kirk Brown

Olmsted in the National Parks

7:00 PM

Claire Jones

Plant THESE for the BEES!

SUNDAY

March 6

 

9:00 AM

Josie Brockelman 

Hand-Thrown Clay Pots for the Garden

10:00 AM

TBD

TBD

11:00 AM

Evelyn Alemanni

Succulent Bouquets/Book Signing

12:00 noon

Merrifield Gardens: Our Three Designers

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

TBD

TBD

2:00 PM

Phillip Watson (QVC)

Garden Magic: It Isn’t a Trick!/ Book Signing

3:00 PM

Ed MacFarland

Herbs, Herbs, Herbs

4:00 PM

Barbara Schmidt

Everything Orchids/ Book Signing

5:00 PM

Petra Page-Mann

A Celebration of Seed Saving

6:00 PM

Tovah Martin

The Indestructible Houseplant/ Book Signing

7:00 PM

Paul Split

Organic Seed Starting: The Latest Propagation Techniques

MONDAY

March 7

 

11:00 AM

Joe Lamp’l

Subaru Presents: The Zero Waste Project – Trash Your Trashcan

12:00 noon

Cheryl Wilks, Diana Weiner, Paul Split

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Paul Split

Compact & Portable: Organic Container Gardening with a Moss Basket

2:00 PM

Joe Lamp’l

Subaru Presents: Greening Your Garden While Protecting the Planet

3:00 PM

Cheryl Wilks

Tussie Mussies & the Victorian Language of Flowers

4:00 PM

TBD

TBD

5:00 PM

Darlene LaBar, Mitzi Campbell & Don Miller

Botanification!

6:00 PM

TBD

TBD

7:00 PM

Lloyd Traven

Begin the Begonia

TUESDAY

March 8

 

11:00 AM

C.L. Fornari

Garden Myths, Lies and All the Latest Dirt/ Book Signing

12:00 noon

Shawna Coronado; Lorraine Ballato; Mossin’ Annie

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Judi Levicoff

Monarch Butterflies

2:00 PM

Mossin’ Annie Martin

The Magic of Moss Gardening/Book Signing

3:00 PM

Shawna Coronado

Build a Sustainable Ornamental Edible Garden/Book Signing

4:00 PM

Suzanne Wainwright-Evans

Beneficial Insects at Work: Changing Growing Practices to Protect Pollinators

5:00 PM

Emma Seniuk

Using Wildflowers as Inspiration in the Garden/ Book Signing

6:00 PM

Jenny Rose Carey

Winter Interest Gardening

7:00 PM

Lorraine Ballato

The Ins- and Outs of Self-Watering Containers/ Book Signing

WEDNESDAY

March 9

 

11:00 AM

C.L. Fornari

The Cocktail Hour Garden/Book Signing

12:00 noon

Barlow Gardeners: Our Three Designers

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Bartlett Tree Experts

Bartlett Presents: Trees Among Us

2:00 PM

Belgard

Belgard Presents: Outdoor Living Trends

3:00 PM

Chuck Hinkle

Gold Medal Plants: The Best of the Best

4:00 PM

Mark Highland

The Dirt on Potting Soil

5:00 PM

John Courtney

Bogman Speaks

6:00 PM

Lisa Mosca

Growing Organic Veggies

7:00 PM

Gloria Day

TBD

THURSDAY

March 10

 

11:00 AM

Lorraine Kiefer

Native Plants of the National Parks

12:00 noon

Sue Hunter and Others

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Sue Hunter

Hooray for Hollies

2:00 PM

TBD

TBD

3:00 PM

TBD

TBD

4:00 PM

Dr. Gretchen Pettis

Presented by Bartlett: Insects: The National Treasure in Our Parks

5:00 PM

TBD

TBD

6:00 PM

Sam Keitch & Connor Stanton

Mixing Veggies and Flowers in Your Containers

7:00 PM

Lelayna Klein

Natural Dyes

FRIDAY

March 11

 

11:00 AM

Chris Holt

Let Me Tell You About the Birds and the Trees

12:00 noon

The Hort Therapists: Pamela Young; Patti Loughridge; Bette Walters

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Kim Eiderman

Gardening Inspirations from the Smokey Mountains

2:00 PM

Dr. Neil Hendrickson

Bartlett Presents: There’s Something About Trees

3:00 PM

Zach Popkin

Stormwater Management at Your Home – Rain Barrels, Downspout Planters, and More

4:00 PM

AAA Destinations

AAA Presents: Walt Disney World

5:00 PM

TBD

TBD

6:00 PM

Ben Reeder

Keeping Deer Out!

7:00 PM

Ida McCausland

Bringing the Indoors Out

SATURDAY

March 12

 

9:00 AM

TBD

TBD

10:00 AM

Kelly Norris

Plants with Style/ Book Signing

11:00 AM

Courtney Bowles/Mark Strandquist

People's Paper Co-op: Transforming Discarded Flowers into Handmade Paper

12:00 noon

Kelly Norris; David Mizejewski; Tom Ogren

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

David Mizejewski

Garden for Wildlife: Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife/ Book Signing

2:00 PM

Kate Copsey

Right Size Veggie Garden/ Book Signing

3:00 PM

Dave Kyu/Nic Esposito

Campfire Stories from the National Parks

4:00 PM

Don Shump

The Urban Beekeeper

5:00 PM

Tom Ogren

The Allergy-Free Garden/ Book Signing

6:00 PM

Philadelphia Zoo

Critters from the National Parks

7:00 PM

Philadelphia Zoo

Critters from the National Parks

SUNDAY

March 13

 

9:00 AM

TBD

TBD

10:00 AM

John Studdy

Bartlett Presents: Young Tree Pruning

11:00 AM

David Mizejewski

Garden for Wildlife: Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife/ Book Signing

12:00 noon

Mercer County Community College Horticulture Department

Container Garden Challenge

1:00 PM

Leah Hawthorn & Tylar Greene

Planting for Pollinators: Let’s Make Seedballs!

2:00 PM

TBD

TBD

3:00 PM

AAA Destinations

AAA Presents: Walt Disney World