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Summer Plant Sale throughout the month of August. All annuals and summer flowering perennials on sale this month! 

Annuals are 50% off and perennials 40% off. Lots of different varieties to choose from!

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Birding Walk with the Middle Peninsula Bird Club: Tuesday, September 7, 7 am

The Middle Peninsula Bird Club will guide participants in a bird walk on Tuesday September 7 at 7:00 am at Brent and Becky's Bulbs, 7900 Daffodil Lane, Ware Neck area. Bring your binoculars and enjoy watching and listening to the variety of birds found on the property. Summer residents such as the Indigo Bunting, Red-eyed Vireo, and the Summer Tanager may still be sighted/heard. Brent and Becky's Bulbs is listed as a birding "hotspot" on eBird (Cornell University's website of citizen birding observations). https://ebird.org/home. Mosquitos and Ticks may be a problem so please bring insect repellent. Any cancellations due to weather will be posted on the Club's Facebook page.

Second Saturdays: Saturday, September 11, 10 am - CANCELLED

Brent and Becky's will host the Gloucester Master Gardeners for an informational look at what is going on in the garden this month, as well as a talk on Fruit for the Garden. Join the Gloucester Master Gardeners for a look at gardening and how to make your garden the best it can be in the coming year. There is no charge or registration for this informative session packed with great information! THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED TO ACCOMMODATE THE MASTER GARDENERS PLANT EXTRAVAGANZA SALE TO BE HELD FRIDAY, SEPT 10 FROM 4-6 PM AND SATURDAY, SEPT 11 FROM 8 AM TO 2 PM AT THE GLOUCESTER MOOSE LODGE. THE SECOND SATURDAY TALKS WILL RESUME IN OCTOBER.

 

Gloucester Daffodil Club Meeting: Thursday, September 16, 4 pm

Join other daffodil enthusiasts to learn more about daffodils! Enjoy a presentation on historic daffodils, share information regarding a driving daffodil tour, daffodil plantings, future daffodil news and bulb exchange information. For more information contact gloucesterdaffodils@gmail.com.

 

Kokedama Workshop: Saturday, September 18, 1 pm

Japanese for "Moss Ball", Kokedama is a centuries-old concept that uses live moss to hold a plant's roots and soil in a compact, round shape. At this Make & Take DIY Class, "Okie's Kokies - Plants Without Pots" creator Okie Sidehamer from Newport News, will teach you how to make your own Kokedama in just 5 easy steps. All supplies will be provided, including a variety of popular houseplants. $30 per person, reservations required. To register call 804/693-3966.

 

Fall Blooming Bulbs Garden Walk: Saturday, September 25, 10 am

As summer fades to fall, see how our fall blooming bulbs and grasses begin to take over the garden show. Learn how you can plant now for color this fall and many years to come. These are as close as you can get to "instant gratification" in the bulb world. Learn what bulbs you can plant now to bloom this fall! 

 

Second Saturdays: Saturday, October 9, 10 am

Brent and Becky's will host the Gloucester Master Gardeners on the second Saturday of the month for an informational look at what is going on in the garden, as well as an informational talk on Native Plants. Join the Gloucester Master Gardeners to learn how to make your garden the best it can be. There is no charge or registration for this informative session packed with great information!

 

Terrarium Workshop: Saturday, October 9, 1 pm

Join super fun instructor, Okie Sidehamer, to make your own terrarium. Glass vessel, 3 plants, accent and planting material included, additional plants and accents will be available for purchase. $35 per person, reservations required. To register call 804/693-3966.

 

Living Flower Arrangement Workshop: Saturday, October 16, 10 am

Grab your friends and sign up for this great workshop where you build your own living flower arrangements to bloom in the coming spring. We will provide overwintering instructions as well so you can fully enjoy the brightly colored flowers and decorative leaves that will emerge to fill in your layered bulb container masterpiece! $25 per person. Advance registration is required; please call (804) 693-3966 to reserve your space!

 

Kokedama Workshop: Saturday, November 6, 1 pm

Japanese for "Moss Ball", Kokedama is a centuries-old concept that uses live moss to hold a plant's roots and soil in a compact, round shape. At this Make & Take DIY Class, "Okie's Kokies - Plants Without Pots" creator Okie Sidehamer from Newport News, will teach you how to make your own Kokedama in just 5 easy steps. All supplies will be provided, including a variety of popular houseplants. $30 per person, reservations required. To register call 804/693-3966.

 

Second Saturdays: Saturday, November 13, 10 am

Brent and Becky's will host the Gloucester Master Gardeners on the second Saturday of the month for an informational look at what is going on in the garden, as well as an educational talk on Growing Mushrooms. Join the Gloucester Master Gardeners to learn how to make your garden the best it can be. There is no charge or registration for this informative session packed with great information!

 

Forcing Bulbs for Holiday Blooms, Saturday, November 20, 10 am

Now is the time to pot up forcing bulbs to have them in bloom for the holidays! Learn the best way to force different varieties of bulbs. Bring your own container or purchase one while you are here to wow your holiday guests with your own beautiful centerpiece creation. There is no charge to participate only for cost of materials that will vary and can be purchased on site. Please register in advance by calling 693-3966.

 

Second Saturdays: Saturday, December 11, 10 am

Brent and Becky's will host the Gloucester Master Gardeners on the second Saturday of the month for an informational look at what is going on in the garden, as well as a talk on Herbs. Join the Gloucester Master Gardeners to learn how to make your garden the best it can be. There is no charge or registration for this informative session packed with great information!