2005 Plant Delights Nursery June Newsletter
Spring open house is history for another year, and despite 3 days of rain, we had very good attendance. It's been a wonderful spring for plants and a cool spring for people. Visitors to open house found everything about 10 days behind. Because of the cool, moist English weather, the garden looks better than ever. Visitors were treated to a new Jim Gallucci (see Botanical Art and Sculpture links) bridge that crosses the stream below Mt. Michelle. We've also finished the renovations on the left side of the entrance drive with the installation of a new sunken garden complete with a marvelous faux stone fountain. We've also just finished the 2nd Annual Horticulture Magazine Great Plants Symposium which featured an array of fabulous speakers including Ken Druse, Carol Reese, Tom Hobbs, Mike Dirr, and yours truly. If you missed the symposium and accompanying workshops and tours, you missed a superb event...and a great season to see the gardens here at Juniper Level. Our next event at PDN is