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Upcoming Event: June 2 - Summer Exhibition - Urban Garden | Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) Brooklyn NY #greenroofs

Upcoming Event: June 2 - Summer Exhibition - Urban Garden | Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) Brooklyn NY #greenroofs

June 2: Summer Exhibition - Urban Garden, Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG), Brooklyn, NY In this summer’s exhibit, Brooklyn Botanic Garden celebrates the Urban Garden. Among the spectacular displays created by BBG’s horticultural experts are plantings of ornamental edibles, designs for four-season beauty, and arrangements of tropical houseplants, with special attention on container gardening, vertical gardening, and other options for city dwellers. This colorful array of thematic displays offers inspiration and guidance for successful gardening in urban spaces, with practical tips that focus on easy maintenance and sustainable practices. The new Garden Shop will have Green Roofs and Rooftop Gardens , a comprehensive look at New York’s most exceptional rooftop gardening projects—including BBG’s Visitor Center—on sale for the first time. BBG’s newest handbook offers a detailed ...

Full article: http://www.greenroofs.com/upcoming_events.htm#BBG2012

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