Celebrate Summer at Cornell’s 11th Annual Floriculture Day

Join us Tuesday, August 13 2013 on Cornell Campus in Ithaca, NY.

Touring annual flower trials at Bluegrass Lane. Photo by Cornell Greenhouse Horticulture

In honor of the heat, the theme for this year’s Floriculture Field Day is plants that thrive in high summer temperatures. Check out what’s new this year at the Bluegrass Lane plant trial facility: summer flowering annual bulbs, and a comparison of greenhouse vs. high tunnel grown bedding plants. Explore the collection of more than 1,000 perennials, including a special shade perennials section. The day’s events include lunch and an ice cream social. To register, view the full program schedule, and print maps and directions, click here.

Cost: $85 per person for the entire day (includes light breakfast and lunch), $65 for spouses or additional members of the same company registered on the same form. Afternoon-only at Bluegrass Lane (including lunch) is $35. Late/on-site registration: $100 per person for the full program. $50 for afternoon-only (lunch and educational materials not guaranteed for those who register on-site).

Questions? Contact Polly Holmberg  or (607) 255-2131.

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