Local Programs and Events of Interest to Gardeners
1777 East Broad St. Columbus, OH 43203
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March 10 - September 16 Blooms and Butterflies
Colorful butterflies fly freely in the Pacific Island Water Garden.
June 2 - October 28 Topiaries at the Conservatory
See more than 90 magnificent topiares on display inside and out.
June 2 - November 11 Bonsai Display
Trees from the Conservatory's captivating bonsai collection are on display in the Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse & Botanical Courtyard.
For more information visit www.fpconservatory.org
Every Sunday through the end of August Sunny Sundays
Inniswood - 940 S. Hempstead Rd. Westerville, OH 43081
Members of the Herb Society of America, Central Ohio Unit, will be in the Herb Garden to answer questions from 1:30-3:30.
Saturday August 18 2pm Monarch Mania
Blacklick Woods - 6975 E. Livingston Ave. Reynoldsburg OH. 43068
Explore the fascinating life cycle of this butterfly and search the trail for caterpillars. (Meet at Nature Center)
Saturday August 18 at 3pm Native Flowers
Blendon Woods - 4265 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. Westerville, OH 43081
Learn about late summer flowers on this 1.5 mile walk.
(Meet at Nature Center)
Sunday August 19 at 2pm Wildflower Walk
Join an educator in the gardens as we search for summer wildflowers .
Age 50 and older. (Meet at Garden's Entrance)
Sunday August 19 and 26 at 7pm Evening Garden Walk
Take a guided stroll through the gardens. (Meet at Garden's Entrance)
For more information visit www.metroparks.net
Saturday September 1 (1-5pm) and Sunday September 2 (1-4pm)
Location: Marysville YMCA - 1150 Charles Lane, Marysville 43040
Hundreds of spectacular blooms of all types of Dahlias with be on display both days! Members and non-members of the GCDS are welcome to enter their blooms.
For more details visit www.columbus dahlias.com
Friday September 14 (3-7pm) and Saturday September 15 (9am-12)
Location: 2201 Fred Taylor Dr. Columbus OH 43201 (on the OSU campus)
A variety of native trees from locally sourced seed sourced in 3 gallon containers 4 to 5 feet tall. Most sell for $35-$45. for more information call Mary Maloney at 614-6883-3479.