Entries by Kevan Wisniewski

Garden Discoveries – Saturday, May 20th

May 20 – Birds and Their Nests June 24 – Edible Gardening Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Looking for something to do on a Saturday morning? Come to Van Vleck and visit our Education Center anytime between 10 am to 1:00 pm. An environmental educator will discuss various topics relating to nature in and […]

Enjoy Special Benefits as a FETE DES FLEURS Sponsor!

Fête des Fleurs Sponsor – $1,000 As a Sponsor you will receive 4 tickets to the Cocktail Party and $150 to spend on plants during the Preview Sale on Thursday night. Your generous contribution as a Fête des Fleurs Sponsor supports the many educational and cultural programs offered at Van Vleck, and helps keep these […]

See What’s in Bloom This Week!

Our new greenhouse is quickly filling with production for our annual plant sale… many blooming… Petunia, Calibrachoa, Verbena, and more! Spring bulbs are beginning to bloom.  Scilla ‘Spring Beauty’ shine from between dormant clumps of Muhlenbergia in the front beds.  Come find Sanguinaria (bloodroot) in the butterfly garden. First of the Rhododendrons is blooming!  Be […]

See What’s in Bloom This Week!

Click the photo to the below to view and print the updated Bloom List.  The list gives the scientific name, common name, and location on the property.  If a plant, tree, or shrub has any fragrance properties, the key to right of the plant will indicate whether the fragrance is related to the leaf, stem, […]

Sunday Afternoon Concerts – RSVP Online!

The RSVP List for this concert is now full.  If you would like to put your name on a wait list, you may click on the button for the form.  On the day of the concert, if seats become available, they will be given to people on the wait-list in the order the request was […]