We are proud to be a sponsor of Erskine College’s First Annual Flower & Garden Show!
Erskine College Campus, Due West, SC
Saturday, May 20, 2023 – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
A keynote address will be delivered by Amanda McNulty of South Carolina ETV’s Making It Grow.
Enjoy a Variety of Events!
Native plant tours by Dan Whitten of the South Carolina Native Plant Society
Tours of the Pressly Family Heritage Garden, the Alumni House (ca. 1880), and the Student Cabin (ca. 1850)
Due West Tree Walks and Bird Walks
Activities for children with Erskine biology faculty and Due West Garden Club
Ask-a-Master-Gardener with Lakelands Master Gardeners
What’s Bugging You? Identifying lawn and garden pests with Adam Gore, Clemson Extension
Plant Swap – bring one of your own to trade
Bloom Brag – bring your potted plants or cut flowers for a people’s choice competition
Vendors of outdoor-related products
Auction – items donated by faculty and staff
Plant sales – We will be at Erskine along with other vendors!
Growing Roses – Phillip Cook
Medicinal Botany – Jeannie Curry and Jonathan Cooper
Creating Container Gardens – Due West Garden Club
Native Plants and Butterfly Project – Melinda Dorn of Simon Says Grow
Pollinator Gardening – Ellie Redding
Flower Arranging – Nancy Riser Rayner
How to Make and Use Tinctures for Natural Health – Carol Rondeau of Cedar Ridge Farm Apothecary
Hamburger and hotdog lunches will be available for purchase.
Stay tuned for a full schedule of events by checking the Erskine website here.