Tuesday, September 16, 2014

RiverLink hosts fall planting talk with Bill Jones of Carolina Native Nursery

Bill Jones 
RiverLink is pleased to announce another Friday afternoon salon talk featuring Bill Jones, founder and President of Carolina Native Nursery, L.L.C. Bill will share his expertise from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 19 at the RiverLink office at 170 Lyman Street in the River Arts District. 

"Fall is the best time to native plant trees and shrubs," Jones explains. "We will review a list of native trees and shrubs that you will be able to locate regionally. We will also review some online resources regarding native landscape design, as well as plants to attract butterflies and birds. We will end with as discussion on proper planting and care techniques to help insure your plants thrive."

The Friday Salon series is free and open to the public. However, space is limited for these talks. Please reserve your space by clicking here.

Bill Jones is founder and President of Carolina Native Nursery, L.L.C. Carolina Native grows containerized and balled and burlapped native ornamental perennials, shrubs and trees. While they specialize in growing native azaleas and rhododendrons from seed, the nursery propagates over 100 other native species on site. Plants from Carolina Native can be seen from the Biltmore Estate to the Mall in D.C., in Central Park and Monticello, public and private botanical gardens, and in home landscapes large and small, throughout the U.S. Learn more at www.carolinanativenursery.com/.

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