16 Jun Don’t Miss-July Events
July 5 from 10 AM-noon. Gardens of Seattle University garden tour. Meet at the main campus entrance, at the corner of 12th Ave. and E Marion St. in Seattle. Tickets $20 for MOHAI members, $25 nonmembers.
July 5 at 11:00 AM. Exploring the Mixed Perennial Bed, 11 AM at Emery’s Garden, 2829 – 164th St. SW, Lynnwood. Take a guided of our perennial display beds. Call 425-743-4555 for more information.
July 8 at 6:30 PM. Plant Amnesty’s Tree Hugger Bingo and Chili Feed With Ciscoe, 6:30 PM at Center for Urban Horticulture in NHS Hall, 3501 NE 41st St., Seattle. $25/person, $125 for a table for six. Mail a check payable to PlantAmnesty to PO Box 15377, Seattle, 98115-0377. Info, 206-783-9813
July 11. 20th Annual Bainbridge in Bloom garden tour, showcases Bainbridge Island Washington’s finest gardens. Order Tickets for $25 or call 206-842-7901; or at various retail locations. Benefits the Bainbridge Island Arts & Humanities Council.
Sunday, July 13, 11 am – 4 pm. “Dig for Treasure” to remove plants from the NPA Perennial Border for renovation. Help dig, divide and pot, and take home a treasured perennial at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue. Lunch provided. No registration. No charge. Call 425-647-6004 or visit online.
Wednesdays and second Saturdays, 10 AM to 2 PM, March through October. Plant Sales at the Arboretum Foundation, Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle. Volunteers sell plants donated from local gardens. Call 206-543-8800 for more information.
Tuesdays, 10 AM to Noon, year round. Pat Calvert Greenhouse Plant Sales at the Arboretum Foundation, Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle. Plants propagated from Arboretum collections. Call 206-543-8800 for program and tour information.
June 19, 1 PM and 2 PM at the Portland Japanese Garden. Join us in the Tea Garden of the Japanese Garden for a demonstration of tea prepared by Kashintei Kai. Tea ceremony demonstrations are offered at the Garden on the third Saturday of every summer month at 1pm and 2pm.
Sunday, July 20, 2008, 12:00p-4:00pm. Garden Work Party with the Kruckeberg Botanic Garden Foundation, Shoreline, WA 98160-0035. The garden needs you! Tasks may include weeding, mulching, or raking. Tools and snacks are provided. To show our appreciation, all volunteers receive a discount on plants at the MsK Nursery. Garden staff is also on hand to answer gardening or plant questions you may have. Contact us at [email protected] for more information.