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  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens
  • Green Spring Gardens

[ 4603 Green Spring Road ] [ Alexandria, VA 22312 ] [ 703-642-5173 ]

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10th Annual Washington Gardener Magazine Seed Exchange
Saturday, February 7, 2015

12:30 - 4 pm $20/person. The tenth annual Washington Seed Exchange at Green Spring Gardens includes lectures, face-to-face seed swap and more. Bring your extra seeds to swap with other gardeners, and everyone leaves with a bag full of seeds, new garden friends and expert planting advice. The fee includes lectures, goody bag and seed swap. $15 for FROGS and WG magazine subscribers. To register, call 703-642-5173.

EcoSavvy Symposium EcoSavvy Gardening Symposium
Saturday, February 21, 2015

As gardens evolve, change is inevitable. A sunny spot is shaded by the growth of a tree. A favorite plant fails to thrive through a harsh winter. A collection of plants matures, resulting in spaces that are out of balance and difficult to maintain. Gardeners will learn that no garden is ever finished and that success requires embracing change. >> Registation Details

December 20-February 22
Art Show Reception at Green Spring Gardens

At the Horticulture Center and Historic House
Artists of the Vienna Arts Society
Reception on Sunday, January 4, 1-3 p.m.

March 14, 2015
History Symposium: Food in America
Click to Register with Parktakes Online
9am-3pm $75/person. American cuisine,like the nation itself,is a melting pot. Explore historical influences on the American dinner table through lectures, exhibits and living history. Distinguished guest speakers discuss the influence of African food traditions, European culinary techniques, food technology innovations and more on America's palate. View classic American cooking films and enjoy a special guest appearance by legendary celebrity chef Julia Child. Lunch included. Call site for vegetarian request.

The Garden Gate Plant Shop
Open Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sunday Noon - 4 p.m.

Visit our plant sales area offering unusual, hard-to-find plants nurtured by Green Spring's horticultural staff. The shop specializes in plants that do well in our local growing conditions and offers plants featured in Green Spring's gardens. A great opportunity to try something new in your own landscape. FROGS members receive 10% off plants in the Plant Shop.

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