Fall Floral Workshop

Saturday 25 October 2014 10:00am - 12:00pmTickets available
Saturday 25 October 2014 1:30pm - 3:30pmTickets available
$55, $45 member

Location: Greenhouse & Meet in Visitor Center

Part of: Garden Events, Garden, Marjorie Merriweather Post

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Sample a slice of Hillwood’s bountiful Greenhouse with this exclusive floral design workshop. During Marjorie Merriweather Post’s time, Hillwood gardeners began propagating chrysanthemums for fresh cut flowers. The 55-year tradition continues today, with more than 50 different types of mums grown on the Estate. 

This hands-on class starts with a short tour of the working Greenhouse. You’ll learn how flower crops are harvested and prepared for use, as well as learning which Hillwood-grown chrysanthemums will augment flowers ordered in for your arrangement. Participants will then learn practical floral design techniques for floral arrangements in vases, while creating a stunning arrangement to take home. 

Speciality Mums grown in Hillwood's Greenhouse

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Led by Jason Gedeik, Hillwood’s head of design operations. All materials are included. Payment is required in advance due to material fees, and is non-refundable. This program is limited to 10.  

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