Spring Open Houses 2019
Saturday May 11
Saturday May 18
11:00am - 3:00pm
773 Roslyn Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
Container grown native trees, shrubs, vines, ferns, grasses, groundcovers, and perennials for sun and shade
A new collection of our own handmade, all-weather, hypertufa pots, troughs, and birdbaths
Edible native plant tasting
Original botanical drawings
Spring Open House Special Events
Saturday, May 11
Workshop: “Providing Habitat for Birds in Your Garden”
Attend a presentation on using native plants to create a bird-friendly yard by landscape designer and Wyncote Audubon member, Cindy Nuss at 12:00-12:30.
Workshop: “Gardening for Butterflies”
Beverly Auvil, owner of Beverly Auvil Landscape Design & Installation, has more than 40 years of experience designing home landscapes with native plants. Attend her workshop at 2:00-2:30 and learn how to attract and provide habitat for butterflies in your garden.
Saturday, May 18
Start the morning with a Bird Walk in Edgehill Woods
Join a bird walk through Edgehill Woods led by Leigh Altadonna from the Wyncote Audubon Society at 10:00-11:00. Walk up the driveway and meet on the lawn of Edgehill Castle. Bring binoculars if you own them. You will return in time for the plant sale.
Rain Barrel Workshops with the Abington EAC
The Abington EAC will take orders for rain barrels from 11:00-3:00. Learn about the benefits of putting a rain barrel on your property by attending a workshop at the nursery at 12:00-12:30 or 2:00-2:30 and receive a $10 coupon towards the price of your rain barrel. Prices start at $40 for an unpainted barrel (price includes the $10 coupon). Barrels are also available with custom painting. For more information on options and pre-ordering rain barrels visit the Abington EAC website at EAC-Abington.org or email inquiries to AbingtonEACRainBarrels@gmail.com. You can also pre-order a barrel with their easy-to-use online Rain Barrel Order Form.