Tag Archives: 2014

Peg’s Picks for May Events, 2014

May is such a busy time in the gardening world – peak time to plant as well as to visit festivals, events, and plant sales. Below are “Peg’s Picks” of gardening events in the Northern Virginia, DC, Maryland area for May 2014. Visit the corresponding web site to learn more details.

Flower Mart sponsored by the All Hallows Guild, National Cathedral, Washington, DC
May 2, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and May 3, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
or http://www.allhallowsguild.org

Celebrate Herb Day Festival, U.S. Botanic Garden, Washington, DC
May 3, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Grow It Eat It Spring Open House, May 3, 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
Maryland’s Food Gardening Network, University of Maryland Extension

Garden Fest at the Smithsonian, May 9, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Enid A. Haupt Garden behind Smithsonian Castle, Washington, DC

Spring Garden Day – The Big Plant Sale, May 17, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria, VA

Baltimore Herb Festival, May 24, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Leakin Park, Baltimore, MD

Mt. Vernon Triennial Symposium, May 30 – June 1
At George Washington’s Mt. Vernon in Virginia
also, Special Exhibit called Gardens and Groves from 2/22/2014 – 1/10/2016

Washington DC Green Festival
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC
May 31 – June 1