Nancy DuBrule-Clemente is your tour guide for a July 21 bus trip to Woodbury’s finest gardens
CT Hort is excited to be co-hosting a day-long bus tour this summer with Friendship Tours! Won’t you join us? Your tour guide is Nancy DuBrule-Clemente, author and founder of Natureworks Horticulture Services. Go to www.friendshiptours.net or call 860-243-1630 to reserve a space.
Gardens of Woodbury Friday, July 21
Bus leaves at 8:30 am from New Britain and 9:00 am from Middletown. Approximate return time is 5-5:30pm
Your day kicks off with a visit to Earth Tones, a native plant nursery that offers grasses, ferns, perennials, shrubs, and trees that are native to New England. After a tour of the nursery, you’ll enjoy a workshop on how to save seeds from native plants and how to sow and grow them. Then we’ll have lunch at Marketplace Kitchen, in the heart of town, before a trip to the Gardens of Gertrude Jekyll. Ms. Jekyll had a profound influence on modern garden design and is widely considered the greatest gardener of the 20th century. Nancy will guide us through this spectacular space. CT Hort Members: $150 / General Admission: $155 Price includes the workshop and tour at Earth Tones, the stop and tour at the Gardens of Gertrude Jekyll, lunch, deluxe motorcoach bus, and tour director. Go to www.friendshiptours.net or call 860-243-1630 to reserve a space.