Pike Nurseries to Host Gardening Classes in February

3/2/16

Winter is winding down, and March marks the start of warmer days and spring fever. To help gardeners of all levels get a head start on the coming growing season, Pike Nurseries is hosting a variety of FREE classes and events all month long. Whether they’re harvesting home-grown herbs, readying the landscape for a lush lawn or planting scrumptious strawberry gardens, guests will learn expert tips and tricks for a successful spring!

Growing Strawberries Class & Super Strawberry Saturday

Saturday, March 12 at 9 a.m. at all Pike Nurseries store locations

With spring comes the start of strawberry planting season! Pike Nurseries is gearing up to host its annual Super Strawberry Saturday event at all store locations to celebrate this famed fruit. During the devoted day, customers can take part in a complimentary class at 9 a.m. on how to plant these sweet, juicy berries in a pot and in the ground. With any purchase throughout the day, they will also receive a FREE bareroot strawberry plant (while supplies last), along with planting instructions, to take home, harvest and make their strawberry garden a reality! Whether customers plan to use their home-grown strawberries to top their morning cereal, add sweetness to a smoothie or spread in a strawberry jam, Pike Nurseries has the expert advice to ensure this tasty fruit is planted to perfection! 

For more information on the FREE gardening classes and events offered at Pike Nurseries, please visit http://www.pikenursery.com/pages/pike-classes-events.

ABOUT PIKE NURSERIES

Ever committed to its customers’ gardening success, Pike Nurseries takes pride in taking the guesswork out of gardening. Offering superior knowledge, quality and selection in a friendly, caring environment, Pike Nurseries has been an Atlanta icon for over 50 years.  Founded in 1958 by Pete Pike, its ability to adapt to market conditions and community needs has made it a respected Southern institution.  As Atlanta’s oldest garden chain, Pike Nurseries has 16 retail locations in the Atlanta, Ga. and Charlotte, N.C. areas. Now led by CEO Mike Kunce, Pike Nurseries looks forward to continued growth as it keeps Atlanta and Charlotte beautiful, one landscape at a time.

For more information, please visit Pike Nurseries online at www.pikenursery.com.

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