Herb Garden Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, July 25 & 26, 2020
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Herb Garden Weekend

Learn how to grow and use a variety of kitchen garden herbs. Displays, demonstrations, select vendors, and more.

Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden

Displays, how-to demonstrations, tours, vendors, and chef demonstrations showcase a variety of garden herbs that visitors can grow in their own gardens.

Staff, volunteers, and outside experts will talk about:

  • how to grow herbs in containers
  • how to grow herbs: seed or transplant?
  • how to use herbs in summer beverages
  • how to prepare and use a variety of pestos
  • how to attract pollinators with herbs
  • how to grow herbal microgreens
  • basil varieties from PanAmerican Seed Company (Saturday only)
  • and more!

Saturday and Sunday herbal how-to demonstrations:

Noon:  herbs in hanging baskets 
1 p.m.: herbal beverages for summer
2 p.m.: window box herbs
3 p.m.: pesto pizzazz

Take a tour!

Saturday and Sunday, 12:30 p.m.
Fruit & Vegetable Garden herb plantings with Lisa Hilgenberg, horticulturist

Shop from these vendors:

  • Rollicking Buckaroo Pepper Jam
  • Tiny But Mighty Popcorn
  • W & M Land Corporation
  • Wanderlust Sea Salt
  • Xanadu Forests Apiary