Garden Seminar – By The Yard – SOLD OUT

Date and Time:
Date(s) - Saturday, February 15th, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM









Key Note Speaker – Dr. Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home

Making a difference, one yard at a time!

Join us for this environmental health seminar and learn how you can improve the state of water ecology an the environment by starting right in your own back yard!  Seminar will feature nationally renowned guest speaker, hands on sessions, panel discussions, box lunch and exciting door prizes.  Click here for a current schedule and agenda.

Click here to view Native Plant List with photos and descriptions

Topics Include:
  • Where does the rain go?  Storm Water Management 101
  • Shore-lee Needed – Understanding Our Shorelines
Hands On Sessions:
  • Dig It? – Landscaping Techniques
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly – Plant Identification
  • If You Plant They Will Come – Natives to heal our waters and attract wildlife
  • Making a Difference One Yard at a Time – Solutions

Cost of Seminar without CEU’s (Continuing Education Units): $49
Cost for Seminar with .65 CEU’s (Continuing Education Units):  $85

Register Online Below >>

Thank You to our Sponsors:

southern branch logoSouthern Branch Nursery – Southern Branch Nursery is an environmentally sensitive, ecologically sound, landscape design build nursery.   Located in Chesapeake, VA offering complete landscaping services for your home or business, creating award winning gardens and landscapes for the Seven Cities of Hampton Roads since 1981.

Winn logo.jpgWinn Nursery – Winn Nursery, founded on customer service, with relationships and successes reaching back over 125 years, incorporates the best of modern technology and processes to a multitude of municipal, commercial or residential development projects.  Serving  the community through volunteerism and community involvement in Virginia and Eastern North Carolina.

Thank You to our Partners:

  • City of Norfolk
  • Wetlands Watch
  • Lynnhaven River Now
  • Coastal Zone Management Project
  • Elizabeth River Project
  • River Star Homes
  • Ann P. Stokes Landscape Architects, LLC


Norfolk Botanical Garden



Ticket Orders are closed for this event. Please call 757-441-5830 x 338 for assistance.