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Landscape & Garden Day

Sat, Sep 7, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pmEast Peoria Campus, Horticulture Land Lab

ICC Horticulture invites you to experience the “Technology in the Garden” at the 39th Annual – Award Winning – Landscape and Garden Day at ICC coming Saturday, September 7!

Special Features

  • Plant clinic by the Tri-County Master Gardeners. Bring a plant for on-the-spot diagnosis.
  • Plant Sale − Help support the ICC Horticulture Program.
  • The ever-popular “Putt for Plants.”
  • Popcorn and lemonade available for purchase.
  • Vegetable taste testing, salsa, and more… come early.

Seminar Schedule

  • 9:30 – 10:15 am: Landscape Maintenance Then and Now
  • 11 – 11:45 am: New Technology for the Green Industry
  • 1 – 1:45 pm: Landscape Designs of the Future

Gardening Activities Just For Kids

Become a Plant Technician
Learn how to take an active role in protecting plants and beneficial insects in your own outdoor space.

Break Free from Technology
In this kids-only area children can rake, shovel, and hoe or fill a mini-wheelbarrow with soil.

Act like a Drone
Make your way through the arboretum and gardens, as you enjoy a family-friendly scavenger hunt.

Demonstrations and Information

All-America Selections Flower and Vegetable Garden
Illinois Central College

Plant Societies and Garden Clubs
Central Illinois Hosta Society
Heart of Illinois Beekeepers Association
The Heart of Illinois Daylily Society Master Gardeners
Peoria Evening Garden Club
Peoria Garden Club
Peoria Herb Guild
Peoria Orchid Society
Prairieland Koi and Pond Society

Local Businesses
Heart’s Etc.
Hoerr Nursery
Luthy Botanical Garden

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