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What's in Bloom at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates?

Archive for February, 2014

Edison Ford Garden Talk – Second Saturday of the Month

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On February 3rd

Edison Ford Garden Talks are a great way to see the Edison and Ford’s garden close up and to work with the Edison Ford garden staff. You will explore the most successful plants for the tropics and learn from our staff and guest experts about our favorites. There are always varieties for sale in the Edison Ford Garden Shoppe with a 20% discount for participants. Cost: Edison Ford Members FREE; non-members $5

garden talk feb 2014 organic gardeningKitchen Garden in Southwest Florida

● February 8, 10:00 a.m.

Todd Roy and his master gardeners have been readying the Edison Farm Garden for the season’s crops. The banana trees are thriving and we are planting heirloom tomatoes, lettuces, peppers and other seeds to be ready for table and market soon – just like Edison’s staff did a century ago. Learn all of the tricks of the trade of what and how to plant, growing tips (including organic fertilizers and composting) and watering.