Gardener's Focus: Preparing for Spring

Tuesday 14 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Thursday 16 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Friday 17 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Tuesday 21 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Thursday 23 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Friday 24 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Tuesday 28 February 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pmAdvance tickets for members only
Included in suggested donation. Advance reservations are available for members only, by calling 202.686.5807.

Location: Greenhouse & meet inside the entrance to the greenhouse.

Part of: Garden Events

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Get an intimate look at Hillwood’s gardens with the experts!

Drew Asbury, horticulturist and volunteer manager, shares a preview of Hillwood's fabulous spring and summer blooms growing in the greenhouse on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays in late February.

Tickets are distributed at the visitor center upon opening each day. A limited number of tickets may be pre-reserved by phone by Hillwood members. This twenty-minute tour is limited to ten, and meets inside the entrance to the greenhouse.

Go behind-the-scenes on this twenty-minute guided tour of Hillwood’s production greenhouse. Enjoy the warmth of the greenhouse while getting a sneak peak of plants being grown for Hillwood’s beautiful spring and summer garden displays.

About the Presenter

Drew Asbury is a horticulturist and volunteer manager at Hillwood. He joined Hillwood in 2012 and is responsible for the greenhouses, the cutting garden, and the horticulture volunteer program. Drew has worked professionally in the horticulture industry for nearly twenty years in a variety of positions including garden center sales, greenhouse growing, and landscape management and design. Drew graduated from the Longwood Gardens professional gardener training program in 2006 and is currently working on his Master’s degree in landscape design from George Washington University.

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