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Gardening Plus Day

A Carrington Garden Club program


Gardening PLUS Day will be a fun way to meet fellow area gardeners! This will be a day of educational programs featuring North Dakota’s own Don Kinzler, author of the ‘Growing’ columns in the Fargo Forum. Our other speakers are Joe Zeleznik, NDSU Extension Forester, Kathy Wiederholt, NDSU-CREC Fruit Project Manager and our own Dennis Swanson who will show us how to create a carefree watertank garden for flowers or vegetables.

Vendors include: Carrington Rose Garden floral shop and greenhouse, Dakota Borders and Curbing garden and lawn edging, Carrington; Lone Tree Designs metal work, Devils Lake; Petals and Stems floral shop, Carrington; Runnings of Carrington; Schmaltz’s Greenhouse, Anamoose and Turf Proz Lawn Seeding, Carrington.  Come see what they have to offer! Plants!? Seeds!? More!!

There is a $10 fee at the door that includes all the programs and handouts, lunch and door prizes.

Carrington REC is 3.5 miles north of the Hwy 200/281 intersection.


$10 each - Lunch and Seminars at Carrington Research Extension Center

Coffee and Registration ----- 9:00 a.m.

Welcome and Vendor Introductions --- 9:30 a.m. -- Carrington Garden Club

Landscape Design & Green Grass --- 10:30 a.m. -- Don Kinzler

Break and Vendor Viewing -- 10:30 a.m.

Underutilized Conifers -- 10:45 a.m. -- Zoe Zeleznik, NDSU Extension

Hardy Fruit for Your Place -- 11:30 a.m. -- Kathy Wiederholt, NDSU Extension

Lunch -- Noon

Spruce Tree Health -- 1:00 p.m. -- Zoe Zeleznik, NDSU Extension

Wonderful Watertank Gardens -- 1:30 p.m. -- Dennis Swanson

Short Break -- 2:00 p.m.

Roses & Favorite Perennials -- 2:15 p.m. -- Don Kinzler

Questions -- 3:00 p.m.

Door Prize Drawings -- 3:15 p.m.




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