National Garden Month

2008 NYC Grows Garden Festival

Gardening experts Willi Galloway, Vicki Payne and Rebecca Kolls gave out project sheets along with their main tent demonstrations. Please use the list below to find and download instructions in PDF format.

Organic Gardening with Willi Galloway:
Lighted Herb Bookcase

Ames True Temper with Vicki Payne:
Container Suprise Gardens - Mixing Bulbs and Annuals
Herb Container Gardens
Moss - Today's Most Popular Plants
Planting Trees in Containers

National Gardening Association / The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company with Rebecca Kolls
Making Plant People

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When You Garden, You Grow!

Every April communities, organizations, and individuals nationwide celebrate gardening during National Garden Month. Gardeners know, and research confirms, that nurturing plants is good for us: attitudes toward health and nutrition improve, kids perform better at school, and community spirit grows. Join the celebration and help to make America a greener, healthier, more livable place!

About National Garden Month

Why Garden?

"Peonies ought to be planted in the fall, expect potted peonies, that can be planted in the spring, there is a lot to be done in April. Cultivating the flower beds/peony beds, fertilizing, keeping the weeds under control. Then, late spring the reward, peonies are flowering which always is a spectacular sight. Happy gardening and every yard ought to have a peony!"

-- Juergen Steininger, Hollingsworth Peonies

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