Extending Your Garden with Native Plants
Date: November 14, 2015
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Hidden Lake Gardens
The Late Show. Fall is often a difficult time in the Midwestern garden – unless you look to native plants. From Asters to Goldenrods, learn how you can extend your gardening season through the judicious selection of Michigan species at their best for the most exciting Late Show of all.
Instructor: Cheryl English, Advanced Master Gardener
Cost: $20 per person / $18 per person for Friends of HLG. Minimum 7 people for class to be held.
Cheryl M. English is a certified Advanced Master Gardener living in Detroit, Michigan. Formally educated as an Art Historian, Cheryl has parlayed her varied training and experience into a career as a professional gardener, artist, author, consultant and educator. She is President Emeritus of Master Gardeners of Greater Detroit and has volunteered extensively for The Greening of Detroit and the Detroit Garden Center and serves on the board of the Wildflower Association of Michigan.
Cheryl penned the first article on native plants to appear in Michigan Gardener in May 2012 and wrote an article on non-vining Clematis that appeared in that publication’s April 2013 issue; she is now a regular contributor to that publication on topics relating to native plants. Her garden was featured in the July 2009 issue of Michigan Gardener.