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Plant Trial Field Day - MSU Trial Gardens (East Lansing)

Sponsoring Organization: MSU Horticulture Gardens

Date: Tuesday August 7, 2018

Start Time: 8:30 a.m.

End Time: 3:00 p.m.

Location : Plant & Soil Sciences Building, MSU, 1066 Bogue Street, East Lansing, MI. 48824

Description of the Event: 

Join us for this popular annual event to learn about top-performing
plants in the MSU Trial Gardens, timely topics such as downy mildew
of impatiens and top trends in greenhouse operation. You will have the opportunity to talk with our Garden staff, hear presentations from industry experts and participate in a guided tour of the MSU Horticulture Gardens.

During your visit to campus, please save some time to tour our 14 acres of beautiful landscapes including a vast array of annuals, perennials,and woody plants. There are a multitude of theme gardens including our award-winning 4H Children's Garden, our annual display and trial gardens, roof-top gardens, demonstration vegetable garden, a Japanese garden, and more.

You might also want to check out the new Controlled Environment Lighting Laboratory (CELL) that can be viewed through windows on the first floor of the Plant & Soil Science Building.

• Includes morning refreshments, lunch, trial booklet, and program
• Online registration available at

On or before July 31
$42 per person (1-2 per company)
$36 per person (3 or more per company)
After July 31
$52 per person (must be done on site)

Parking will be $1.80 per hour in our Garden lot off Bogue Street, or in the Wharton Center ramp from the Shaw Lane (North) entrance.

Questions please contact: 
Jennifer Sweet, CMP, CTA
Phone: 517-353-0443


Education Credit Hours: N/A

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