Growing Natives In The Home Garden

Saturday, March 23 - 1:00 PM

“Growing Natives in the Home Garden” Class

Saturday-Sunday March 23rd-March 24th, 1:00-3:30pm each day,  Education Building, Ivy Creek Natural Area, 1780 Earlysville Rd, Charlottesville.

Pat Willis, retired professional landscaper and charter member and former president of the Jefferson Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society, will offer a two-day mini-class on gardening with native plants.  Learn how to choose the right location and create the necessary conditions to ensure that your newly acquired native plants will grow and bloom happily, and also better understand what can go wrong and how to minimize failures.  The class is open to the public, but will be limited to 24 students. Preregistration is required and there is a non-refundable $15 fee to reserve a place.  (Some scholarships are available.)  For questions, scholarships, and/or registration forms, please email Beth Mizell at


Education Building, Ivy Creek Natural Area
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Event Type
Lecture / Workshop


Virginia Native Plant Society (Jefferson Chapter)

Date / Time

Saturday, March 23, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM