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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

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

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Sunflower GARDEN GATE PLANT SHOP NOW OPEN FOR THE SEASON
Shop hours: Monday-Saturday 9 am-4 pm, Sunday noon-4 pm

Celebrate spring with the seasonal opening of Green Spring’s Garden Gate Plant Shop, which specializes in plants that do well in our local growing conditions and offers plants featured in Green Spring’s gardens. Don’t miss this chance to try something new in your own landscape! Join Friends of Green Spring (FROGS) and receive 10% off in the Garden Gate Plant Shop. Master Gardeners are available for consultation.

FROM NOW TO WOW: PATHWAYS TO GOOD DESIGN
Saturday, October 7 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

(Adult) Even passionate gardeners can struggle with creating beautifully designed gardens. In this half-day symposium, learn to find your path from the less-than-ideal yard into the garden you have longed for. Presenters Marianne Wilburn shares Big Dreams, Small Garden, and Pam Beck imparts Movement Through the Landscape. Following the talks, have refreshments and meet with garden docents who will highlight Pathway to Good Design features at Green Spring Gardens. $56/person.
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MASTER CLASS PROGRAM: PLANNING SPRING
Saturday, October 21 9:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

(Adult) Get the jump on spring by exploring early blooming spring plants that add impact when the rest of your garden lies dormant. In this extended Master Class, famed plantsman and author David Culp will boost your plant knowledge so you can take your garden from just pretty to amazing. This early blooming and emerging group of plants is sure to keep your garden colorful and exciting well before spring officially arrives. This class is recommend for experienced gardeners and the adventurous beginner. $28/person.
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ART SHOWS AT GREEN SPRING GARDENS
Horticulture Center Hours
Monday-Saturday, 9 am-4:30 p.m.
Sunday, Noon-4:30 p.m.
Historic House Hours
Wednesday-Sunday, Noon-4:30 p.m.

Date Horticulture Center Historic House
AUGUST 22 - October 22 Late Bloomers
Oil Pastel on Pastel Paper
Reception on Sun., September 17, 1-3 pm
Late Bloomers
Oil Pastel on Pastel Paper
Reception on Sun., September 17, 1-3 pm
Springfield Art Guild
Various media
Reception on Sun., September 17, 1-3 pm
OCTOBER 24 - DECEMBER 19 Jan Burnsm Madeleine Chen, and Shari MacFarlane
"Nature from the Three Points of View"
Varied Media
Reception on Sun., October 29, 1-3 pm
Caroline and Erik Hottenstein
"The Birds, the Bees, the Flowers, the Trees and Other Things!"
Watercolor
Reception on Sun., October 29, 1-3 pm

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