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9:00 am

Observation Hive / Bee the Change You Want to See!

June 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Stop by to meet members of the Henderson County Beekeepers Association and learn all about honey bee hives. See if you can identify the queen bee! The observation hive and many informational pamphlets will be available. In addition, the B.B. Barns Garden-Gift-Landscape Services Team will be celebrating pollinators by wearing antennae, wings, and “Bee the […]

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Hidden Gardens of Asheville: The Buncombe County Master Gardeners’ 6th Biennial Garden Tour

June 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Six private Master Gardener gardens are on this self-guided tour. Gardens range from the whimsical to the meditative. Two gardens have apiaries and several contain steep slopes. One garden, the Ramsey garden, will be featured in the July issue of Southern Living. Master Gardeners will be in each garden to answer questions, identify plants, and […]

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10:00 am

Flowers Are Bee-Loved: How To Plant Your Own Pollinator Paradise

June 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Bees, butterflies and other pollinators are in trouble and the perfect people to help them are gardeners! Founder and Director of the national program Bee City USA, Phyllis Stiles, will provide some brief background on pollinator decline and share ways gardeners can transform their yard into a pollinator paradise. The talk will provide specific information […]

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11:00 am

Passive Solar Greenhouse Tours

June 3, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
M R Gardens, 441 Onteora Blvd.
Asheville, NC 28803 United States

Tour M R Gardens’ 800-square-foot passive solar greenhouse, where we grow high quality plants as sustainably as possible without supplemental heat throughout the winter. On unseasonably hot days, manual vents keep the greenhouse ideal growing temperatures without high-powered exhaust fans. The 40 minute tours are offered on a sliding scale with a minimum of $5 […]

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