Gardening

Farm Your Backyard Vegetable Growing Workshop September 8

Farm Your Backyard Vegetable Growing Workshop September 8

The Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension is offering a one-day program to focus on tips and techniques on vegetable garden site preparation, seedling establishment, planting, maintenance and harvesting. Arthur Kirstein, coordinator of Agricultural Economic Development will be the instructor. The program is free of charge. It will be held on Saturday, September 8, from 9 […]

#VacationCountdown – The summer is ‘blooming’ on the Garden Island

#VacationCountdown – The summer is ‘blooming’ on the Garden Island

Kauai is open and welcoming travelers to enjoy a beautiful place revered around the world as the Garden Island. As summer starts and the weather warms up, Kauai is the perfect spot for a family-friendly vacation. “Outdoor adventures during the summer months are a big draw for visitors to partake in, from ziplining through lush […]

MOUNTS BOTANICAL GARDEN Announces Three Major New Attractions: Moai at Mounts, Garden of Lights & TWISTED

MOUNTS BOTANICAL GARDEN Announces Three Major New Attractions: Moai at Mounts, Garden of Lights & TWISTED

Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden today announced that it would be celebrating the garden’s 40th Anniversary RUBY JUBILEE with three major new, family-friendly attractions during the coming season (October 2018 through September 2019). TWISTED: Patrick Dougherty Entwined at Mounts Botanical Garden ‘A Community Build Project’ (January – June 2019) North Carolina-based artist Patrick Dougherty is known for his […]

Make Money on Your Landscape Classes

Make Money on Your Landscape Classes

Discover how to make money on your landscape while promoting plant health and protecting the environment.  Find out the right ways to water and fertilize your plants, cope with common pests, prune your plants and prepare for storms.  (Hint: many common pruning practices can make your trees more likely to fall in storms.)    Take just one […]

Mounts Botanical Garden to Present Three-Part ORCHID TRILOGY in July

Mounts Botanical Garden to Present Three-Part ORCHID TRILOGY in July

Next month, Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden is bringing back a popular three-part series on orchids.   July Orchid Trilogy: Orchid Basics + Saturday, July 7 – 10 am to pm Mounts Auditorium $40 for members; $45 for nonmembers – for each class $95 for members; $105 for nonmembers – for all three classes Instructor: Sandi […]

Last Chance to See ‘WASHED ASHORE: Art to Save the Sea’ at Mounts Botanical Garden in WPB

Last Chance to See ‘WASHED ASHORE: Art to Save the Sea’ at Mounts Botanical Garden in WPB

Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden is inviting people of all ages to experience the popular ecology-themed exhibition, WASHED ASHORE: Art to Save the Sea, which closes on Friday, June 1.   WASHED ASHORE: Art to Save the Sea This is your last chance to see this exciting exhibit featuring 10- giant sea life sculptures made entirely […]