Category Archives: Demonstration Gardens

Faux-Nuts, Fruits, Berries & Seeds

The bounty produced by the Library Garden this fall captivated many visitors. Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia love sharing the beauty and abundance of Nature’s gifts, while also having the opportunity to answer lots of questions elicited by the great variety of seeds, berries, fruits and the one “faux-nut” displayed in our Glencarlyn Library Teaching/Demonstration garden. Continue reading

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Sunny Garden Gives Back

Free Plants!  October 11, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.   While we were all shut in during the first few weeks of Covid and couldn’t do our regular garden chores, Mother Nature was kind enough to give The Sunny Garden a great … Continue reading

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Taking a Closer Look at Roadside Wildflowers  

Many of the wildflowers seen along local roadways or on day-trips to the beach or mountains (those yellow, orange, purple or pink blurs) can be viewed close-up in the Glencarlyn Library Community Garden in Arlington, VA. Continue reading

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Five Yards and a Demonstration Garden: Part II

The Glencarlyn Library Garden Coordinators Talk About Their Personal Spaces and Public Collaboration
Learn about the transformations in the gardens of Alyssa Ford Morel and Paul Nuhn and how all five gardeners’ aesthetics have informed the development of the Glencarlyn Library Community Garden. Continue reading

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