Presentation on perennial garden maintenance planned for Aug. 20

Aug 09, 2019
Pictured is Merryspring’s perennial garden in August.

Camden — Maine Master Gardener John Fromer will lead a presentation on practical perennial garden maintenance at Merryspring Nature Center, 30 Conway Road, Camden, Tuesday, Aug. 20 at noon.

In this installment of his perennial gardening series, Fromer will teach methods and tips to keep the late summer garden healthy and attractive. Weeding, deadheading, mulching, watering, staking and pest and disease prevention will be demonstrated.

Fromer has been a Maine Master Gardener since 1998 and runs Appleton Ridge Flower and Vegetable Farm with his wife Kathy, also a Maine Master Gardener.

This is an outdoor program. Guests should wear weather-appropriate clothing. Admission to Tuesday talks is $5, with free admission for members of Merryspring. For more information, contact or call 236-2239.



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