Our Newest presentation...
Of Plants, Packets, Pots & Promise
The buying and selling of plants & seeds in America...from Bartram to Burbank, Burpee to Ball. A story of how the need to satisfy our "plant bug" evolved and the many ways Americans obtained, bred, packaged and marketed plants and seeds.
Presentations to the public...
We love getting out of the greenhouse, not just to sell plants but also to visit with folks with an interest in all things horticulture! The following are some of our current presentations available for your garden club, civic group, library or other gathering. Contact us here for more information on booking a talk or click here for a list of where we will next be presenting.
Green Thumbs In The White House
Take a journey through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".
Hands to Work, Shaker Lands & Gardens
Experience the story of the Shakers and their long association of working the land and their gardens for sustenance, commerce and pleasure.
Herbs - Their Culture, History & Lore
Explore the fascinating and sometimes bizarre world of man and his herbs through the ages.