Join Southern Living® Plant Collection for Fall Gardening Extravaganza

Posted: Oct 06, 2014

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Join Southern Living® Plant Collection for Fall Gardening Extravaganza

Tallapoosa County Extension Office and Master Gardeners to host well-known plant breeder Buddy Lee this Friday

LOXLEY, Ala. (October 6, 2014) – Mark your calendars for Tallapoosa County Extension Office and Master Gardeners’ Fall Gardening Extravaganza this Friday, Oct. 10, at Central Alabama Community College in Alexander City, Ala., featuring Encore® Azalea creator and PDSI Director of Plant Innovations Buddy Lee.

Lee will present beginning at 9:15 a.m. on the topic of “New Plant Explosion,” spotlighting ‘Sunshine’ Ligustrum, ‘Lemon-Lime’ Nandina and Dear Dolores™ Hydrangea from the Southern Living® Plant Collection. He will share tips to ensure gardening success including proper placement, planting and care requirements.

Other notable speakers include Southern Living’s Grumpy Gardener Steve Bender, Lois Trigg Chaplin of Bonnie Plants and Jason Powell of Petals From the Past Nursery.

Visit www.aces.edu/Tallapoosa for registration information.

 

About Southern Living® Plant Collection

The Southern Living® Plant Collection is a series of innovative plants selected for their ability to solve specific landscape challenges and to excel in Southern gardens. The collection is the result of a partnership between Plant Development Services, Inc., and Southern Living® magazine to bring high-performing plants suitable for Southern gardens to the market. Visit http://southernlivingplants.com to learn more.

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Media Contact:

Corrina Murray | Plant Development Services, Inc., introducers of the Southern Living® Plant Collection and the Sunset Western Garden Collection™ | corrina@plantdevelopment.com, 251-964-6778