Our Seminar Schedule is sorted by date, then by room and time. Want to find specific topics? Use our Seminars by Category pages to find the seminars just right for you.
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(45 minutes except where noted)
FRESH IDEAS FOR KITCHEN GARDENS: THE ART OF GROWING FOOD
Ellen Ecker Ogden — Food and garden writer and author, The Complete Kitchen Garden and From the Cook’s Garden
|1:00 PM ||
||GARDENING UNDER LIGHTS: GEAR & GROWING TECHNIQUES FOR THE INDOOR GARDEN|
Leslie F. Halleck — Author, Gardening Under Lights and consultant and owner, Halleck Horticultural
|2:15 PM |
| ||GARDEN 101: FOCUS ON FLOWERS|
||GROWING GREAT SPRING FLOWERS |
Lisa Mason Ziegler — Owner, The Gardener’s Workshop and author, Cool Flowers and Vegetables Love Flowers
| || ||GROWING A GARDEN OF FRAGRANT DELIGHTS|
Robin Haglund — Garden coach, speaker, writer and president, Garden Mentors® Inc.
||WHAT’S FOR DINNER? EDIBLE FLOWERS!|
Denise Schreiber — Award-winning garden writer and author, Eat Your Roses
||DESIGN SOLUTIONS FOR SMALL GARDENS: MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR OUTDOOR SPACE|
Karen Chapman — Designer, Le Jardinet, and co-author, Fine Foliage and Gardening with Foliage First
(All seminars are 45 minutes)
|| ||CULTIVATING YOUR GREEN THUMB INDOORS WITH HOUSEPLANTS|
Lisa Eldred Steinkopf — The Houseplant Guru and author, The Complete Guide for Indoor Plants
|12:30 PM || ||GARDENTOPIA: DESIGN BASICS FOR CREATING BEAUTIFUL OUTDOOR SPACES|
Jan Johnsen — Principal, Johnsen Landscapes and author, The Spirit of Stone and Gardentopia
|1:45 PM ||
||NATIVE BY DESIGN: REIMAGINE BEAUTY WITH MORE HABITAT, LESS LAWN|
Eileen Stark — Landscape designer, Second Nature Garden Design and author, Real Gardens Grow Natives
|3:00 PM|| ||GOOD BUZZ: BACKYARD BEEKEEPING BASICS|
Yolanda Burrell — Urban farmer, owner and founder, Pollinate Farm & Garden
|4:15 PM|| ||HOUSES THAT BEST HELP BIRDS IN THEIR NESTING SEASON|
Daphne Legg — Bird enthusiast and store manager, Wild Birds Unlimited, Lake Forest Park
(All seminars are 60 minutes)
|| ||NO SOIL REQUIRED: GET STARTED GROWING BEAUTIFUL, EASY ORCHIDS|
Joe Grienauer — Orchid expert and owner, Emerald City Orchids and 2019 Show Garden Co-Creator
|1:30 PM || ||MASON BEES: SUPER-POLLINATORS!|
Lynn Brunelle — Educator, Emmy Award-winning writer, and author of Turn This Book into a Beehive
||FROM ONE TO MANY: PROPAGATING HEIRLOOM HOUSEPLANTS|
Melinda Myers — Award-winning author of 20 books, radio/TV host and nationally recognized garden expert
The 2019 Northwest Flower & Garden Festival Preview Guide is now available!
This Guide is an invaluable resource for all attendees. It includes the full seminar schedule and detailed seminar descriptions by date and topic as well as highlights of features coming to the show and much more!
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