2016 Philadelphia Flower Show

The Philadelphia Horticultural Society’s (PHS) Philadelphia Flower Show is the nation’s largest and longest-running horticultural event and features stunning displays by the world’s premier floral and landscape designers. Started in 1829, the show featured new plant varieties, garden and design concepts, and organic and sustainable practices. In addition to the major garden displays, the Flower Show …

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Tips for Exhibiting at a Flower Show

by Jo Ann Graham, OAGC Accredited Judge and past State President As an accredited Ohio Association of Garden Clubs Flower Show Judge I am often asked what I look for when I judge a horticulture or artistic flower show. The first thing I look for when starting to judge horticulture or artistic classes is: has the …

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Johnny Appleseed Highway

John Chapman (September 26, 1774 – March 18, 1845), often called Johnny Appleseed, was an American pioneer nurseryman who had a vision of making the wilderness fruitful. With his bag of appleseeds, herbs and sometimes evergreen seedlings, he traveled down the Ohio River trails, up the Muskingum, back and forth, through the central part of Ohio, and finally to Indiana …

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2015 Exhibitors’ and Judges’ School #4

Featuring Table Picture designs (Faye Collins McGinnis, instructor) and Creative designs (Myrna Cordray, instructor) Photos from the 2015 Exhibitors’ and Judges’ School #4 (August 10-11, 2015). Photos by Jan Harmon

Cox Arboretum – Dayton, Ohio

Cox Arboretum is a beautiful 189-acre facility located near Dayton, Ohio and is a special place for visitors to escape among trees, shrubs, specialty gardens, mature forests, and prairies. Managed and owned by the Five Rivers MetroParks, the arboretum hosts year-round educational programs that teach children and adults about sustainable horticulture, plant science, and conservation. …

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Bluestone Perennials Promotion

You can support OAGC and get a 10%discount at www.bluestoneperennials.com. Call 800-852-5243 and request a catalog. Use the code S6oagc415 by April 1, 2016!

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