Saturday, February 27, 10 am
Merrifield Garden Center, Fair Oaks store, 12101, Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA
Keith Tomlinson, Meadowlark Botanical Gardens, Park Manager
As our natural areas become smaller and more fragmented, home gardens become increasingly important in preserving habitat for our native plants and wildlife. See how to have a beautiful garden AND help the environment at the same time.
The small Dirca palustris (eastern leatherwood) deciduous shrub is a native plant that grows to about 6 feet in height and has tiny yellow flowers that appear in March or April.