Preparing Your Garden and Containers for Winter
|When||October 25, 2018, 10:00 AM|
|Where||McMillan Greenhouse, UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens|
|Registration Details & Deadlines||https://ecom.uncc.edu/C21561_ustores/web/classic/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=693&SINGLESTORE=true|
|Cost||$10.00 for members / $ 5.oo for non members|
|Who is Invited||General Public, University Community|
|Parking Details||UNC Charlotte provides six free parking spaces across from the McMillan Greenhouse for gardens, greenhouse, and parking services visitors. You may park in one of these spaces Monday – Friday if you obtain a temporary parking permit from the Parking and Transportation Services (PATS). These spaces are located in the PATS office parking lot. The PATS Office will give you a free 4-hour, hang-tag permit for your rear-view mirror. The PATS Office is conveniently located across the street from the McMillan Greenhouse.
Five additional spaces are in the parking lot next to the Greenhouse. Please only use these designated spaces. All others are for handicapped parking only.
If the visitor spaces are full on weekdays, additional visitor parking is located East Deck 1 and the Union Deck. Find these decks on the campus parking map. Both decks are a six-minute walk from the McMillan Greenhouse with parking fees of $5 for the first hour and $2 each additional hour.
Join Ed Davis, UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens' resident expert, for some tips and tricks on getting your plants ready for winter. Learn which plants you should bring inside, which ones to winterize and which ones enjoy the snow -- if we get any. Don’t know what to do about soil and compost? Ed has the answers that will help you get your gardens ready for whatever weather comes our way this winter.