Leslie loves to speak on the topics of horticulture techniques, garden routines, plant choices, composting, and pruning. She will present what your group wants to know with a sense of humor and plain speaking. Use the contact page if you are interested in booking her services. She is traveling to Greenwich for two events, and will also be speaking in Richmond and here in Charlottesville this coming season. 

Here is a link to her latest pruning workshop, given in Charlottesville to the Albemarle Garden Club.

“How to Prepare your Garden for Spring’ for the Hortulus Garden Club in Greenwich, CT

“How to Prepare your Garden for Spring’ for the Hortulus Garden Club in Greenwich, CT

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Here are some topics that Leslie speaks on:

  • Winter pruning and other and garden chores to do above 40 degrees

  • The List: How to prepare your garden for spring

  • Container basics: Tips on container planting and some ideas on what to plant

  • The Container Continuum: How to have year round interest by your front door

  • Summer Doldrums: Tips on how to maintain your enthusiasm as the season gets hot and boring.

  • How to put your beds to bed for the winter

  • Winter or Christmas containers made easy; well easier.


Tuesday Tips On Instagram

Follow Leslie’s Tuesday Tips on Instagram for quick horticultural lessons.



Make Your Gardens Shine

No garden is ever finished. They need a bit of fussing to look their best, and this is what we do!


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