CAMDEN — Maine Master Gardener John Fromer will lead an outdoor talk on dividing perennials in the late season, Tuesday, September 14, at 12 p.m., at Merryspring Nature Center.
Late summer and early fall is a great time to divide perennials, according to Merryspring, in a news release. In this program, John Fromer will demonstrate how to divide a variety of plants in the late season. The talk will include division methods and best practices being done in autumn to ensure a healthy and bountiful spring garden.
Fromer has been a Maine Master Gardener since 1998 and runs Appleton Ridge Flower and Vegetable Farm with his wife Kathy, also a Maine Master Gardener. Together they grow flowers, vegetables, and herbs in a sustainable and authentic fashion. He currently serves on the Merryspring Board of Trustees.
This talk is part of Merryspring's Outdoor Summer Talk series, sponsored by The First National Bank.
Outdoor Talks are held in a distanced manner in the Hexagon at Merryspring.
The cost of this program is $5 for the general public, with a free admission for Merryspring members. No preregistration is necessary for this event.
Merryspring is your community nature center offering walking trails, cultivated gardens, wildlife, and ecology and horticulture educational programs all year round. The park is located at the end of Conway Road, just off of Route 1 in Camden, behind Hannaford Shopping Plaza. For more information on this program, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-236-2239.