Sandy McDougle Knows Heat-Loving Perennials

Homestead's big Perennials Pandemoniam weekend of events is almost here, and I have to admit having a favorite event or two circled on my own calendar.  The …
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Urban Gardening, with Dry-Loving Perennials in Containers!

We have a great line-up of talks and demo's this weekend at both locations for our Urban Gardening weekend - here's the full schedule.
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This Weekend's Open House Events, the Illustrated Schedule

Our ‘Cherish the Chesapeake’ Spring Open House continues this weekend, Saturday and Sunday from 10 to 4 each day at our Davidsonville store.  Hope to see you …
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Illustrated Guide to Open House Events This Weekend

Our 'Cherish the Chesapeake'- themed Spring Open House starts this Friday nite, with our Preview Party, and continues in full gale force Saturday and Sunday …
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Come and Meet Sally Fallon

  Great New Farm-Great New Local Products Posted in  Food Features,  Local Food,  Recipes,  Seasonal Cooking by  Rita Calvert  Seasonal Cooking with Rita …
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My Picks for Easiest Natives and Nonnatives

With author/native plant expert Rick Darke's talk coming up this Saturday at Key School in Annapolis on the topic of "Balancing Natives and Exotics in the …
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Change Comes to the Golden Spades

 What's New?  Double the Events Good news for Homestead's customers of a certain age (50 and up)!  Our monthly gatherings for talks by Education Coordinator …
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Philadelphia Flower Show

"Brilliant!" is the theme of this year's Philadelphia Flower Show, now in its 184th year.  (And yes, it's the longest-running in the world and also the largest …
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It's Time to Plan your Vegetable Garden!

First in a series about growing vegetables by Lisa Winters. If you’re like me, you’ve been salivating over the seed packets that are starting to cover the …
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Thomas Rainer in Annapolis - Tomorrow Night!

The Annapolis Horticulture Society continues to amaze me with the quality of speakers they present for their members and the public, and tomorrow night's talk …
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Food: Transforming America’s Table 1950-2000

  Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  As you visit the exhibit showcasing our food culture over the last five decades, it’s most interesting to …
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Classes this Weekend Cover Tools and Planting

Up next at Homestead University’s Winter 2013 term are talks covering the BASIC information that all gardeners really, really need, so it's called our Basic …
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