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Spring Plant Fest Set For April 1 at Wehle Land Conservation Center
March 10, 2006
Celebrate spring at the Spring Plant Fest scheduled for
Plant Fest will emphasize the importance and impact of plants in everyday life. The educational side of the event includes gardening talks on creating a wildflower garden and creating a low-maintenance water feature in your landscape. There will also be a pine needle basket-weaving demonstration.
There will be scheduled wildflower walks around the center; labeled displays of local plants, posters, handouts on plant diversity and invasive species, various exotic vegetables, gourds, herbs and farming methods demonstrations.
Vendors will be on site with ornamental plants, organic bread and produce, fountain kits, pine needle baskets, and organic soap.
Apart from the extensive information that will be available on plants, the
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources promotes wise stewardship, management and enjoyment of