Herb Garden Tour with Denise DeSpirito – September 22
September 22nd: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Gardener and herbalist Denise DeSpirito will lead a walking tour of the herb garden at Merryspring Nature Center on Tuesday, September 22 at 12:00 pm.
Merryspring’s herb garden is in full bloom, and now is a great time to check out all the medicinal plants growing. For this program, Denise will lead the group around the herb garden to see what’s blooming, check out recent additions, and speak about how to harvest different plants and t heir seeds at this point in the growing season. Guests are welcome to ask questions about the plants on display as well as their home gardens.
Denise DeSpirito is gardener and herbalist. She has grown herbs all over the Northeast, including Avena Botanicals in Rockport, Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in New York, and Farmacy Herbs in Rhode Island. She currently serves as Garden Manager at Merryspring.
This event is part of the Summer Talk series, sponsored by First National Bank. Please note that due to the on-going pandemic guests must take safety seriously during this program, and are advised to wear face masks. Seating for this event will be outdoors in chairs set-up a safe distance apart. This event is subject to change due to state and local regulations. In the event of rain this program will be canceled.