All seminars are free with GardenScape admission, and all are held upstairs in the Dome Center. An elevator is available.
11 am Jason Beardsley, Arborist, Monster Tree Servoce of Rochester: Mature Tree Pruning: What to look for, why tree work is important, who should do it, and when can it be done.
12:30 pm Brian Eshenaur, Sr. Extension Associate with the NYS Integrated Pest Management Program: Outstanding Native Plants for the Finger Lakes Region
2:00 pm Dave O’Donnell, Eastern Monarch Butterfly Farm, Clarence, NY: Gardening for Caterpillars: beneficial host plants needed for pollinator larvae and changing the way we view our landscaping.
3:30 pm Rick Stecher, Van Putte Gardens environmental horticulturist: “Environmentally Friendly” Gardening and Land Care – the who, what, when, where and why of organic practices in your yard.