Pollinator Week 2018

Celebrate with us June 18-24.

Join us this year as we celebrate National Pollinator Week and the birds, bees, butterflies and other critters that make gardening possible.

Pollinator Tours

Saturday, June 23 • 10:00 am – 1:00 pm • All locations

Plant NOVA Natives will be offering pollinator tours at all three of our locations on demand! Just stop by their table and volunteers will be happy to show you around the store to see some of the best plants for butterflies!

Planting for Pollinators Class

Sunday, June 24 • 10:00 am • Fair Oaks Store
Instructors: Suzanne Conway and Andy Johnson

Join us for tips and inspiration for supporting pollinators in gardens of all sizes. Andy and Suzanne will share their plant picks for attracting birds, bees and butterflies to gardens.

Get directions.

Photo Contest

From June 15 – June 30, join our Pollinator Week Photo Contest by snapping a photo of your favorite pollinator – bees, butterflies, insects, songbirds or hummingbirds are a few popular ones – and posting it on Instagram with #mgcpollinatorweek. Winners will receive a $50 Merrifield Garden Center gift card!

View our Pollinator Week Contest Gallery to see what members of the Merrifield Garden Center community are submitting.

Plant a Pollinator Container or Garden Bed

Pick up our handy list of native plants for pollinators in store.

Fall Classes and Events

Join us starting on September 8, 2018 for fall classes.

Our Spring Seminars have concluded for the season! Thank you to everyone who came out to participate in a class or workshop. We look forward to seeing you on September 8 when our fall classes begin!

Check back in mid-August for a full schedule of our fall classes and events. We will update our summer events and programs on our Facebook page.

Follow us on Facebook to keep up with our summer programs.