Come out to the Gardens on Saturday, February 13th from 9am to 2pm for a Camellia Day!

The program includes:

  • All about Camellias – Brenda Litchfield
  • Saving Old Camellias – Forrest Latta
  • Basic Grafting Methods – Blanding Drinkard & Rick Crow
  • Our Camellia Heritage – Bill Barrick of Bellingrath Gardens
  • After a boxed lunch there will be a choice of breakout sessions:

  • Guided Tour of the K. Sawada WinterGarden with Bobby Green of Green Nurseries, Fairhope
  • Hands-on Grafting Clinic with Blanding Drinkard & Rick Crow
  • Hands-on Waxing Clinic with Brenda Litchfield & Forest Latta
  • Copies of The Camellia Garden Field Guide by authors Forrest Latta and Brenda Litchfield are available for sale – and they will be on hand to sign the books that day.
    You can order a copy from our Online Shop at www.mbgrebloomshop (opens in a new tab) and pick it up on the 13th.

    The Market Place will be open from 9am to 3pm with a good selection of Camellias and other plants for sale


    Members: $15
    Non-members $25 (you can join online now and take advantage of the members price)
    This includes a boxed lunch by Georgia Roussos catering – choice of Chicken Caesar Pita, Ham & Cheese Sub or Roasted Veggie Wrap (please select when registering) with a fruit salad side, and a brownie.