LIHREC Open House

Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 10:00am to 3:00pm

Long Island Horticulture Research & Extension Center – LIHREC (CUAES) 3059 Sound Ave. Riverhead, NY

During the Open House the display gardens will be open all day and there will be guided garden tours on the hour. Special seminars on flower arranging, growing daylily plants, using structures in the garden, and growing dahlias will be given. Throughout 
the day a children’s activity, making a “Petunia Pig”, will be available free of charge to children. A plant sale will also be held all day for those who are interested in finding new and unusual plants for their home. Special presentations during the Open House include Victory Garden demonstrations where guests can learn about growing vegetables, special tours of the potted flowering annual trials, wagon ride tours of the 68 acre research farm, and a workshop where participants can learn how to make concrete leaf sculptures. 

 

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Event Type

Special Event

Departments

Sustainability

Tags

horticulture

Website

http://www.longislandhort.cornell.edu...

Cost

Free

Contact E-Mail

mpb27@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Mark Bridgen

Contact Phone

631-727-3595

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