Seminars and Demonstrations

Expert advice from noted garden gurus.

Thursday, March 21st

10:00-11:00
Behind the Design: It’s All in the Details
Catherine Arensberg, Lead Designer of Festival of Flowers
Mobile, AL

11:00-12:00
Putting the WOW in your next Event
Bob Vardaman,
Vardaman Event Management
Montgomery, AL

12:00-1:00
Hydroponic Farming Shipping Containers
Kenneth Dale Speatjeans,
Shipshape Urban Farms
Mobile, AL

1:00-2:00
Top Garden Trends For 2019 – plus new plan introductions
J. Harvey Cotton, Jr. Garden Writer / Designer / Consultant
Huntsville, AL

2:00-3:00
Sun and shade window boxes for your arrangements
2pm Blakely Morris, ROOTED
Mobile, AL

Friday, March 22nd

10:00-11:00
Gardening with Topiaries
Donald Zimlich, Sherry Melton and Molly Dickinson, Zimlich’s Patio and Garden,
Mobile, AL

11:00-12:00
Orchids & Design Techniques – Not as Delicate as You May Think
Kebbie Hollingswoth AIFD, CFD, Amy’s Orchids (Thailand Orchids)
Pensacola, FL

12:00-1:00
Behind the Design: It’s All in the Details
Catherine Arensberg, Lead Designer of Festival of Flowers
Mobile, AL

1:00-2:00
Parks & Greenspace, It’s Our Future
Carol Hunter, Communications Director of Downtown Mobile Alliance
Mobile, AL

2:00-3:00
Stree Free Gardening of Herbs
Felder Rushing,
The Gestalt Gardener
Jackson, MS

Saturday, March 23rd

10:00-11:00

Stree Free Gardening of Herbs
Felder Rushing,
The Gestalt Gardener
Jackson, MS

11:00-12:00
Seasonal Celebrations
Beverly Reese Church,
Entertaining Celebrations,
New Orleans, LA

12:00-1:00
Floral Wreath and Floral Arrangement Demonstration
Paige Smith
Fairhope, AL

1:00-2:00
Hydroponic Farming Shipping Containers
Kenneth Dale Speetjens,
Shipshape Urban Farms
Mobile, AL

2:00-3:00
Walking Tour of the Festival Gardens
Barbara Smith,
Bellingrath Garden and Home,
Theodore, AL