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02.26.2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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2017 HCC&M Sunday Lecture Series: Virginia’s Gardens: Past & Present

Sunday, February 26, 2017

2:00 pm

Brent Heath presents “Heirloom Bulbs for Restoration Gardens.”

Flower bulbs were among the first plants in commerce and are even mentioned several times in the Bible. Join local favorite and renowned daffodil expert Brent Heath to learn about the range of colors, seasons, heights, shapes and sizes in bulbs 50 to 500 years old used to restore everything from your colonial home to your grandmother’s garden. Brent will highlight his talk with slides from gardens like Monticello, Colonial Williamsburg, Mount Vernon and a wealth of other period gardens. 

Book signing, wine, and cheese reception with author immediately follow the presentation.

All proceeds benefit preservation and education programs at Historic Christ Church & Museum.

Location: Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, VA 22576

Cost: Tickets are $125.00 for the four-part series or $35.00 for each presentation. Contact the Foundation office at 804-438-2441 to purchase tickets by check or credit card. Click here to purchase tickets online.