We are a leader in the Maine green industry and continue to look for fresh ideas to bring excitement to your gardening experience. Come and enjoy our modern, gutter-connected greenhouses and outstanding display beds. During our special event weekends, we offer a variety of demonstrations, informative lectures, and hands-on classes to help you reach new levels in horticulture.
Upcoming Classes & Lectures
Saturday, March 28th
“Create an Easter Basket” with Kerry Day – 10 am. Create a colorful Easter basket with spring blooming bulbs and flowers. Accent your basket with Easter decorations. Cost is $25. Preregistration required.
“Soil Management” with Bruce Hoskins – 12 pm. Healthy soil is the foundation of all productive gardens. Soil is a living and breathing ecosystem that holds and cycles the nutrients and water the support plant growth. This talk will explain how nutrients are held and supplied by the soil, the importance of feeding and maintaining soil life and how to best amend your soil to keep it healthy and productive. Bruce will cover how to read a soil test report and discuss the benefits and problems of specific fertilizers and other soil amendments. Feel free to bring in your specific questions and problems. Registration not required.
We look forward to seeing you soon at Longfellow’s Greenhouses in Manchester, Maine.
Questions? Contact us.