Happening at the Nursery
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Leach Botanical Garden Lectures
The opening Leach Botanical Garden lecture will be presented by Richard Hartlage, the founding principal and CEO of Land Morphology. Hartlage's award-winning, innovative designs are renowned as emotive spaces that incorporate sophisticated horticulture, artful detailing, and historical knowledge that heighten the human experience of the natural world. NOTE: First lecture is at PNCA, see below for date and tim.
Thin Places: Gardens That Move You
with Richard Hartlage - Principal/CEO Land Morphology
Thursday • October 22 • 6:00pm
Portland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Ave. • Portland, OR
The lectures are a Portland Nursery sponsored event (see below for lecture locations). You can download a pdf of the full lecture schedule and descriptions here.
Read the full description of the first lecture on the Leach Botanical Garden Website.
At the Nursery
Container Design for October
Four Seasons designed at Portland Nursery using these plants:
1. Leucothe f. ‘Rainbow’
2. Libertia ‘Goldfinger’
3. Purple ornamental kale
4. Viola Raspberry Sorbet
5. Calluna ‘Anouk’
6. Calluna ‘Alicia’
7. Aster ‘Peter III’
A free event with activities for the whole family!
Calling all pumpkin carvers! Portland Nursery is proud to host our first Pumpkin Carving Contest. Bring your carved or decorated pumpkin to our Division Street store for a chance to win prizes! Don’t like carving pumpkins? Come admire all the creative work of others in our neighborhood!
Saturday and Sunday we’ll have face painting, Free Kids and Family Activities, as well as kids and adult category prizes!