York Expo Center - Memorial Hall, York, PA
Come, relax and have FUN at the PA Garden Show of York! Bring the whole family. When you're at the show, expect the unexpected and enjoy the thousands of flowers, dramatic waterfalls, colorful and unique garden designs, decorative walls, walkways and patio features. Spend some time with expert landscape contractors to plan out your own outdoor living spaces.
Join Mark Viette at the show for two different gardening seminars.
Friday, March 6th at 6:00PM
"Farm to Table"
Grow your own veggies in your backyard. Harvest veggies year round for small or large spaces. Mark will tell you all his secrets regarding his all time favorite varieties of tomatoes, peppers, beans, lettuce and heirlooms. He will show you easy herb combinations for containers including quick and easy kitchen recipes that will impress. Plus, the first 50 attendees will receive a Viette Hybridized Named Daylily valued at $20 each.
Saturday, March 7th at 2:00PM
"Gardening Made Easy"
Mark will discuss how not to kill your plants through proper watering, pruning, soil preparation, planting and mulching. Other topics include backyard vegetable gardening with quick and easy kitchen recipes that will impress and selecting "Fool Proof Plants" also known as "Purple Thumb Plants" that anyone can grow. The first 125 attendees will receive a Viette Hybridized Named Daylily valued at $20 each.
The College of William & Mary, William & Mary Hall, Williamsburg, VA
Affording the luxury of conveniently shopping the area's best contractors and retailers in one location, the Home Show is designed for homeowners in any stage of remodeling and decorating their homes. With the combination of seeing new products, experiencing hands on demonstrations, and receiving professional advice, the Home Show inspires homeowners with countless ideas to enhance their home and overall value.
For homeowners whose passion is their yard, the Green Thumb Theater will host a series of demonstrations and seminars on landscaping and gardening featuring Mark Viette, syndicated talk Show host of "In the Garden" along with various experts from the James City County/Williamsburg Master Gardeners' Program and other regional experts.
Mark will discuss how not too kill your plants, proper watering, pruning, soil preparation, planting and mulching. Other topics will include backyard vegetable gardening and selecting ‘Fool-Proof Plants’ also known as ‘Purple Thumb Plants’ anyone can grow.
The first 50 attendees will each receive a named Daylily hybridized by the Viette’s (value-$20).
Andre Viette will present a talk on:
Andre will talk about his personal favorite trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals and vegetables. During the seminar the best soil preparation, planting, watering and fertilization practices will be discussed including common insect and disease problems. Following the seminar Andre will answer your gardening questions.
The first 50 attendees will receive a Viette Hybridized Daylily valued at $20 each.
The Great Big Greenhouse - 2051 Huguenot Road, Richmond, VA 23235
Join Andre and Claire on this exclusive, custom-made, deluxe tour of Italy and Austria!
October is one of the best times to visit central and southern Europe - the weather is almost always perfect and it is much less crowded.
See some of the best highlights of Italy and Austria. You will be driving through the beautiful countryside of Tuscany and Padova, visiting the beautiful cities of Venice and Rome including the preferred entrance to the Vatican Museum with the Sistine Chapel.
During the trip you will be staying in some of the finest hotels in Italy including the Hotel Continental in Siena and the Hotel Parco Dei Principi in Rome. You will be dining in some of the finest restaurants and feasting on the best food!
This exclusive trip is described by Andre as one of the best trips he and Claire have led in 25 years!