Petals from the Past

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Educational Facility

 

Our newest addition is our educational facility located adjacent to the garden shop. A gambrel-roofed barn provides a great setting for meetings, seminars, conferences, receptions, or other special gatherings.

 

Kitchen facilities are available and the building will seat 225 theatre-style or 150 seated at tables.

 

We are centrally located three hours drive north of Mobile, three hours south of Huntsville and 45 minutes from Birmingham and Montgomery. Reservations can be made via phone or fax.

 

Calendar of Events

The retail store is open Tuesday through Saturday 9-5 and on Sunday from 1-5. 

Saturday, January 19. 2019, Small Fruits in the Home Garden – Dr. Arlie Powell
10:30 – 12:00 – Dr. Powell will discuss variety selection, care and maintenance of fruit plants such as blackberries, blueberries, and muscadines.  Whether you are a beginner or experienced gardener, you will gain valuable knowledge to help you plan or add to your home garden.
12:00 – Lunch $12 (optional) advanced registration and payment required. You may bring your own lunch or purchase one from us. If you would like to order a lunch please call the retail shop 205-646-0069 by Thursday, January 17, to place your order.
12:30 – Walking tour of Petals small fruit gardens – overview of pruning and training techniques.

Saturday,February 16, 2019, Tree Fruits in the Home Garden- Dr. Arlie Powell
10:30 – 12:00 – Dr. Powell will discuss variety selection, care and maintenance of tree fruits such as apples, pears, figs, oriental persimmons, peaches and nectarines.  Whether you are a beginner or experienced gardener, you will gain valuable knowledge for establishing or maintaining your tree fruit garden.
12:00 – Lunch $12 (optional) advanced registration and payment required. You may bring your own lunch or purchase one from us. If you wish to order a lunch please call the retail shop, 205-646-0069, by Thursday, February 14, to place your order.
12:30- Walking tour of Petals tree fruit gardens – pruning clinic

Saturday, February 23, 2019, Antiques Roses in the Garden – Jason Powell
10:30 – 12:00 Jason will discuss all classes of antique and old garden roses and their care and maintenance.
12:00 – Lunch $12 (optional) advanced registration and payment required. You may bring your own lunch or purchase one from us. If you wish to order a lunch please call the retail shop, 205-646-0069, by Thursday, February 21, to place your order.
12:30 – Join Jason in the gardens to learn proper rose pruning techniques of climbing and shrub roses.

Saturday, March 16, 2019,10:30, Bold Plants for a Lush Landscape - Hayes Jackson Hayes Jackson, Urban Regional  Extension Agent, AL Cooperative Extension System
Some plants command attention with their massive foliage and large scale growth.  Whether you want that tropical feel in your garden or just want to stand out in your neighborhood... come join us to learn  about using some fantastic foliage giants to create a textural statement in the landscape, perennial bed and containers.

Saturday, March 23, 2019, Citrus in the Home Garden – Dr. Arlie Powell
10:30 – 12:00 – Dr. Powell will discuss variety selection, care, and maintenance of citrus plants such as Satsuma oranges, Meyer lemons, limes, and kumquats.  Whether you are an experienced gardener or beginner, you will gain valuable knowledge for the upcoming season.
12:00 – Lunch $12 (optional) advanced registration and payment required. You may bring your own lunch or purchase one from us. If you wish to order a lunch please call the retail shop, 205-646-0069, by Thursday, March 21, to place your order.
12:30 – Tour of Petals Orangery

Saturday, April 6, 2019, Perennials for Every Spot in the Garden – Jason Powell
10:30 – Jason will discuss his favorite southern perennials and why they are a perfect addition to your garden.

Friday and Saturday, April 26 and 27, 2019, Antiques in the Garden – 9:00 – 5:00
Save the date for our annual Antiques in the Garden Show.  We will have a variety of vendors selling antiques, crafts, and collectibles. If you would like information regarding vendor space, please contact pat@petalsfromthepast.com. Food vendors will also be available for your convenience.

Petals from the Past
16034 County Road 29
Jemison, Alabama, 35085
205-646-0069 FAX- 205-646-2626