On Thursday, April 19 at 7:30 pm, Eugenia Bone will present Mycophilia: All Things Mushroom: an overview of fungal biology, and illustrate how a little mycology can make you a better mushroom cook.
Programs & Events
This year’s winning display by Earth Tones Native Plant Nursery greeted attendees at they entered and set the bar high. It had it all — the smell of soil, the sound of birds and peepers, a soft waterfall and pond, the site of buds and blooms, a hint of child’s play, and many of nature’s […]
In 1987, on its 100th anniversary, the CT Horticultural Society established the Gustav Mehlquist award to honor our member Dr. Gustav Mehlquist for his extraordinary contribution to horticulture. Dr. Mehlquist, who had been long recognized as one of the leading horticulturists in the United States, was a member of CHS, the American Rhododendron Society, The […]
Thank you to everyone who attended this enjoyable day-long event with special thanks to the numerous volunteers who gave generously of their time to make the day a success.
Please take a moment to nominate an individual who has enhanced your experience with CHS for the 2018 Service Award. Anyone can submit a nomination. If you have benefited from any of the offerings CHS provides – lectures, workshops, garden visits, auctions, symposiums, raffles, etc. – remember it was possible because of volunteers. Your nomination […]
Save the date! CHS Spring Plant Sale & Auction Friday, May 4, 6:30 pm Bethany Covenant Church, Berlin The CHS auction is a sure sign of spring! This year, it is taking place on the first Friday of May, rather than the traditional last Friday in April. Same great spring location – Bethany Covenant Church […]
Join Master Gardener Barry Avery as he teaches an encore series on “Beginner Vegetable Gardening.” Classes will be held at Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury. There will be three two-hour sessions, March 3, 10 and 17, with a ‘snow date’ of March 24.