“What Smells in the Garden?” will be the featured presentation at the monthly meeting of the Trevose Horticultural Society on Tuesday, October 16th, 7:00pm, at the Bensalem Senior Center, 1850 Byberry Road, Bensalem.
Guest speaker Ed MacFarland, of Glenside, will demonstrate how to choose a variety of aromatic annuals, perennials and herbs as fragrant companion plants to enhance the visual and sensory gardening experience.
Soil preference of plants and organic insect and disease control will also be addressed.
A selection of unique plants will be for sale and handouts will be available.
Ed is a longtime member of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, volunteering as exhibitor, horticulture judge and is Flower Show Chair Emeritus of their Horticulture Information Booth.
He is current President of the Tamanend Park Herb Gardening Club in Southampton and has been an active member of several Tri-State Societies, such as the Delaware Valley Hosta Society where he is also a judge.
All meetings are open to the public; a donation of $4 is requested from non-members.
For further information, contact 1-856-866-9163.