Upcoming Fall Bullington Programs
Programs and Events at Bullington Gardens
Celebrating the Pawpaw, Aug. 17, 9:00-12:00
Pawpaws, the largest edible tree fruit native to North America, are making a resurgence. Join Craig Mauney, Area Specialized Extension Agent, pawpaw aficionado and farmer as we celebrate the pawpaw with information about how to cultivate trees, how to use the fruit and a taste testing of prepared foods using pawpaw fruit. $25 Limit 50.
Fall Plant Sale, Sept. 6 & 7, 9:00-4:00
Fall blooming perennials, trees and shrubs. Also the ‘Garden Shed’ with used gardening tools, landscape materials and gardening books.
Dahlia Garden Tours, Sept. 17, 18 & 19, 1:00
Tour of the Bullington Dahlia Garden with Dahlia Guru Brian Killingsworth. Free, but registration is necessary.
Wine & Dahlias, Sept. 20, 5:00-7:00
An evening of wine, hard cider, music, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction in the Bullington Dahlia Garden. $40. Patrons, $100. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Attracting Birds to the Gardens, Oct. 9, 3:30-5:00
Bullington staff Kelsey Jarvis and John Murphy will discuss trees, shrubs and hardy perennials that will draw birds to your garden year-round with examples of nesting preferences and food sources for specific birds. In partnership with Wild Birds Unlimited Hendersonville. $15
Bullington Gardens is Hendersonville’s botanic garden, open Monday-Saturday, 8:30-4:30. More information about these and many other events can be found at www.bullingtongardens.org, or 828-698-6104.