Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

February, 2009
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Hellebore Days at Piccadilly Farm
Piccadilly Farm of Bishop, Georgia, will sponsor their 17th Annual Hellebore Days on Friday and Saturday, March 6 and 7, from 10 am to 4 pm. The event will offer a peek at hundreds of blooming hellebores in Piccadilly's 2.5 acre display garden. The nursery, located at 1971 Whipperwhill Road (zip code 30621) also offers dwarf conifers, hostas, perennials, native flowers, camellias, and unusual shrubs. For additional information on Hellebore Days, contact Piccadilly Farm by phone at (706) 769-6515.

Web Finds

Old House Gardens Heirloom Flower Bulbs
Old House Gardens Heirloom Flower Bulbs offers a free email newsletter as well as antique bulbs and a variety of gift items on its Web site. Bulbs are offered in sample groups of favorites, such as "5 Dreamy Dahlias," and "Glorious Glads," as well as individual selections. These heirloom bulbs, sold for either spring or fall planting, offer a living connection with gardeners of the past.


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