Tuesday October 14th, Volunteer Work Day!
Tuesday November 11th, Volunteer Work Day!
Have fun working at the nursery and receive credit of $10.00 hour. Type of labor to be determined. You will need to bring pruners and don't forget your gardening gloves, and make sure you dress for the weather. No one under 18. Please bring a bag lunch. Come anytime from 9am to 3pm. YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER space is limited. Credit expires 1 year if not used and there is a limit to the amount of hours you can earn in a year.
Call (434)361-9134 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome to Chickens and YOU Training Series
September 20th, 2014
Edible Landscaping Fall Fruit Festival
20% off sale on regular price items picked up at the nursery September 20th only.
We will be touring the orchard all day, answering questions and sampling fruit ripe that day. Michael's first tour will be at 9:15am and center on grapes how to, persimmon, especially native types. Filberts, pawpaw, hardiness of pomegranates, goji, hips, tea and especially hardy kiwi. Pear sampling and jujube.
9:15 1st tour, grapes how to, persimmon, especially native types. Filberts, pawpaw, hardiness of pomegranates, goji, hips, tea and especially hardy kiwi.
10:00 Meet for Medicinal Plant orchard tour with George Staten of Sweet Melissa Herbals and Edible Landscaping.
11:00 Michael's 2nd tour. Different from the first, but will review everyone's interests and questions.
12:00 Ben Kessler will give an interesting perspective at celebrating the outdoors and what goes on in nature within the edible landscape. Touring the orchard as the instructional tool.
1:00pm Michael's How to Grow Everything. Choosing and cultivating varieties for harvests without jeopardizing natures long term health.
2:00pm Grafting Demonstration with Pam Patrick and Michael McConkey. Pam will give a demonstration. Michael will co-chair and host. We graft an array of plants at the nursery including; persimmon, che, apple, pear, peach, plum etc; Budding, machine grafting, hot callusing will be discussed as well as timing and rootstock choices.
September 26th 2014, 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Stoney Creek Bar & Grill
1354 Stoney Creek W, Nellysford VA 2958, Phone 434.325.8110
On Friday September 26 come hear Michael perform some of his best songs.
The foods great, make reservations.
Have a great Friday night dinner in beautiful Nellysford, VA.
October 15, 7:00pm to 9:00 pm
Edible Landscaping (Open Doors Community Education) on
Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:00, Location Albemarle High School.
1 Season Limited Guarantee
NO Guarantee on 2" plants. Please visit our zone & shipping info
page for more details.
COME VISIT US!
The orchard is a great way to see what the plants will look like in your yard.
Please obey the 10 mile per hour speed limit. (children at play)
For more info call (434)361-9134, you can also email email@example.com
Driving Directions to Edible Landscaping
Edible Landscaping, 361 Spirit Ridge Ln., Afton, VA 22920
Questions or Orders: (434)361-9134, Fax: (434)361-1916
Please note that online map programs and GPS units will generally get you to our driveway but then route you to the residence of one of our neighbors - the final right to 'stay on' Spirit Ridge Lane should be ignored, we have posted signs which should help you find us.
- From Richmond: Interstate 64 west to exit 107 (Crozet), go left on Route 250 west for ~ 5 miles and take a left on Route 151 south. Stay on 151 for about 7.5 miles then take a right on Chapel Hollow Road, go about 1 mile and our driveway is on the left.
- From Staunton: Interstate 64 east to exit 99 (Afton), take a right on Route 250 east for about 3 miles and then take a right on Route 151 south. Stay on 151 for about 7.5 miles then take a right on Chapel Hollow Road, go about 1 mile and our driveway is on the left.
- From Lynchburg: Route 29 north to route 6 west. Go right on route 151 north for about 2 miles and then take a left on Chapel Hollow Road, go about 1 mile and our driveway is on the left.
3rd Saturday in June, All About Fruit Day
September, Fall Fruit Festival (contact for date)
Last Saturday in October, Persimmon and Pomegranate Festival
*More information will be posted as the date approaches.