Dr A at MANTS
Jan
10
to Jan 12

Dr A at MANTS

One of the finest Horticultural events in the country is in Baltimore in January. Dr A will be walking the floor and hanging out with the folks at The Perennial Farm, one of the many excellent vendors at the show. For more information, contact Ed Kiley at ed@theperennialfarm.com

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An Evening with Dr A in Baltimore City
Jan
12
6:00 PM18:00

An Evening with Dr A in Baltimore City

What a treat! Dr A will be sharing stories as well as a little wine and camaraderie at the Vollmer Center, Cylburn Arboretum in beautiful Baltimore, MD. Dr A will espouse, eschew and generally do what he does best, talk about plants and their stories. He will edu-tain and leave you smiling and content. His latest book, Of Naked Ladies and Forget-Me-Nots will be available. A good gift for friends and families for any occasion. Contact Kate Blom at kate.blom@baltimorecity.gov

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New England Grows
Nov
30
to Dec 1

New England Grows

Come to one of the premier Horticulture events on the calendar! New England Grows is a must see venue, with hundreds of vendors displaying their products, and also with a healthy educational program. Dr A will be talking on Thursday and Friday. Contact Kristen Dreyer at kristen@newenglandgrows.org.

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Dr A in Calgary, Alberta
Nov
16
to Nov 17

Dr A in Calgary, Alberta

Come to the Alberta Nursery and Landscape Convention in beautiful Calgary, Alberta. Dr A will be discussing New Plants for 2018, as well as some tried and true species, for enhanced sales and excitement. He will also be speaking about the history and stories behind many of the plants we grow. Come join us, contact Erin at erin.watson@landscape-alberta.com

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The Rest of the Story with Dr A
Nov
14
11:00 AM11:00

The Rest of the Story with Dr A

Sponsored by the Peachtree Garden Club, Dr A will espouse, eschew and generally do what he does best, talk about plants and their stories. He will edu-tain and leave you smiling and content. His latest book, Of Naked Ladies and Forget-Me-Nots will be available. A good gift for friends and families for Christmas and other occasions. Contact nancyniervera@gmail.com

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Webinar with Kerry Ann Mendez
Oct
26
2:00 PM14:00

Webinar with Kerry Ann Mendez

 

Join the wonderful Kerry Ann Mendez, Owner of Perennially Yours, Expert Gardener, Nationally Renowned Speaker, and Acclaimed Author, and myself as we dig deeper into my newest book, Of Naked Ladies and Forget-Me-Nots. 

These are just a few things we will cover:

  • Discover amazing and unusual tales behind how many plants got their common names. From Hooker's Lips to Hairy Balls, Voodoo lilies and Gas Plant, this book of laugh-out-loud yarns is required reading for every plant enthusiast
  • Learn how to grow some of these noteworthy plants in your own gardens
  • Enjoy great photographs, from the present to a step back in time.

2:00PM Eastern, 11:00AM Pacific

To Register, visit https://pyours.com/webinar-allan-armitage/

 

 

 

 

 

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An Evening With Dr A
Oct
16
6:00 PM18:00

An Evening With Dr A

Sponsored by the Gwinnett County Master Gardeners, Dr A will espouse, eschew and generally do what he does best, talk about plants and their stories. He will edu-tain and leave you smiling and content. His latest book, Of Naked Ladies and Forget-Me-Nots will be available. A good gift for friends and families for Christmas and other occasions. Contact Virginia at vascho79@yahoo.com.

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Ohio Nursery and Landscape Assoc.: Plant Trials Day Symposium
Aug
31
8:00 AM08:00

Ohio Nursery and Landscape Assoc.: Plant Trials Day Symposium

Lineup of speakers includes Allan Armitage, Tim Wood, Irvin Etienne, Jim Nau, Deborah Hardwick, Mark Wessel, and Steve Foltz. A full day of inspirational and educational talks—food, fun, a game show, all capped by a social hour where you can hang out with the speakers. Register by August 27. $75.00. Student Discount: $35.00

 

http://www.onla.org/event/id/986447/Plant-Trials-Day-Symposium.htm

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GardenLine WXTK-95.1 FM
Jun
24
8:05 AM08:05

GardenLine WXTK-95.1 FM

GardenLine is broadcast every Saturday morning on WXTK – 95.1 FM, from 8:00 to 10:00 AM Eastern time. C.L. talks with experts on a variety of gardening and landscaping topics, discusses her favorite plants, and answers all of your gardening questions. Call 888-998-5951 or 508-775-9985 to receive expert advice on making the best of your garden and houseplants.

You can also hear GardenLine streamed on WXTK.

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Armitage Unchained: A Webinar with Chris Beytes
Jun
22
1:00 PM13:00

Armitage Unchained: A Webinar with Chris Beytes

"Ball Publishing is hosting perhaps the most unusual webinar we’ve ever been a part of. Our special guest, Dr. Allan Armitage, is going to be turned loose to share anything on his mind regarding his specialty, perennials—plus a whole lot more! 

In this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • He may talk about some of his favorite new varieties and also tried-and-trues that you’ve maybe forgotten.
  • He might offer some things that every perennial growers should—or shouldn’t!—know, or do. - There’s a good chance he’ll share some stories from his latest book, “Of Naked Ladies & Forget-Me-Nots.”
  • Also: marketing, natives, pollinators, new plants and “thoughts from the crystal ball”—all in an hour!

Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime webinar. Sign up now at www.ballpublishing.com/webinars."

 

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GardenLine WXTK- 95.1 FM
May
20
8:00 AM08:00

GardenLine WXTK- 95.1 FM

CL Fornari, 

GardenLine is broadcast every Saturday morning on WXTK – 95.1 FM, from 8:00 to 10:00 AM Eastern time. C.L. talks with experts on a variety of gardening and landscaping topics, discusses her favorite plants, and answers all of your gardening questions. Call 888-998-5951 or 508-775-9985 to receive expert advice on making the best of your garden and houseplants.

You can also hear GardenLine streamed on WXTK.

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Delmarva Potting Shed 105.9 FM
May
6
9:00 AM09:00

Delmarva Potting Shed 105.9 FM

Radio listeners may have their gardening questions answered on the air by their very own gardening coach, Valery Cordrey, owner of East Coast Garden Center.

The gardening-related radio show airs from 9 to 11 a.m., every Saturday, on 105.9 FM.  Listeners may tune in on their phone, on the radio or online. 

Listeners may call 302-839-1059 with questions during the show or visitors may ask questions when they show is broadcasting live from the garden center.

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Hellebore Day at Piccadilly Farm: Common Sense of Gardening
Mar
4
9:00 PM21:00

Hellebore Day at Piccadilly Farm: Common Sense of Gardening

I will be speaking on the Common Sense of Gardening. 

From Valerie J. Hinesley: "It is time for a celebration and we hope that you can join us for the 25th Annual Hellebore Days at Piccadilly Farm.  It will be held on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 from 9 am to 4 pm each day.  We have many special activities planned including our Hellebore Garden Tour on Friday, March 3 at 9 am and Dr. Allan Armitage will be doing a talk on "Common Sense of Gardening" on Saturday, March 4 at 9 am.  Members of the Athens area Plein Air Painters will be working on some paintings and will also have a display of their work in our newly renovated meeting room on both days.  On Saturday morning the Georgia Model A Ford Club will return to display some of their stunning automobiles.  There will also be an exhibit on how to dry hellebores.  We will also have free refreshments and free plants will be available while supplies last.  And of course, there will be hellebores plus all of our other wonderful selection of conifers, perennials, shrubs and trees for you to purchase."

Bishop, Georgia 30621

(706) 765-4444

 

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The Davidson County Cooperative Extension 2017 Master Gardeners' Conference
Feb
2
10:00 PM22:00

The Davidson County Cooperative Extension 2017 Master Gardeners' Conference

  • Center United Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

I will be telling Stories from the Garden in Lexington, NC. Speaking at their Annual Gardeners’ Conference. Contact Julie Dayvault, jdayvault@windstream.net - for info you can use. 

http://www.the-dispatch.com/news/20161226/speakers-named-for-2017-master-gardeners-conference

 

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In the Garden with Ron Wilson: iHeartRadio
Dec
3
8:00 AM08:00

In the Garden with Ron Wilson: iHeartRadio

I will be on Ron Wilson’s radio show twice on Saturday, the first time from 8:00-8:30. We will talk about recent trends in horticulture, the newest hot plant series and certain individual cultivars that, once you meet, you won't want to live without.

Then, from 10:00-10:30, we get a bit more personal as we talk about my latest endeavors, including a couple of new books and Armitage Greatest Perennials and Annuals App. 

To listen live or later, go to http://www.ronwilsononline.com

Check out Ron's latest blog post about Amaryllis:

http://www.ronwilsononline.com/onair/ron-wilson-20097/caring-for-your-amaryllis-13000447/

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