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Solberg Hosta Event

22937 1140 North Ave Princenton, IL

Dates: Jul. 18, 2021
Times: 9:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Hornbaker Gardens Inc. , 22937 1140 North Ave , Princenton, IL

SPECIAL EVENT! Hosta expert Bob Solberg, of Green Hill Farm in North Carolina, will join us to share his knowledge and experiences. Hosta hybridizing has been a passion of Bob's for almost 30 years. He has introduced about 100 hostas to date. A few of his best known cultivars are: 'Guacamole', 'Orange Marmalade', 'First Frost', 'Curly Fries', and 'First Blush'. Bob will present Growing Hostas in Containers, at Home and in Japan, at 11 am and 1 pm. At this time, the attendees are limited to 50. Here's the schedule for the day: 9:30 to 10:30am - Chat with Bob in the garden center 11am - Bob's Presentation 12:30 - Lunch (optional) 1pm - Bob's Presentation (repeat) 3 - 4pm - Chat with Bob The garden center will be open this day from 9am to 5 pm. Door prizes, photo contests, $2.00 off all hostas, contest for floral arrangement featuring one or more hosta leaves. This event is free, boxed lunch is $10. Reservations are required. Click here to get signed up: http://hornbakergardens.com/order_online/NewEvents

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