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03/06/2015 @ 8:00 am – 03/22/2015 @ 6:00 pm
Spring Flower & Garden Show @ Hicks Nurseries | Westbury | New York | United States
The 2015 Spring Flower and Garden Show On March 6th, the annual Spring Flower and Garden Show returns to Hicks Nurseries. This year’s event is more highly anticipated than ever. Hicks Nurseries is Long Island’s[...]
03/07/2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Children's Event: Plant a Snap Pea Seed
Saturday’s & Sunday’s March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 All Children under the age of 12 are invited to plant their own snap pea seed. Let it sprout indoors and then plant it[...]
03/07/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The Easiest Way to Have the Best Lawn in Town
Learn how to take care of your lawn using less chemicals. We’ll discuss everything you need to know about how and when to apply grass seed and how to handle lawn diseases, insects and weeds.
03/07/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
You too can have a green thumb. We will show you how lawn and garden care can be safe for your kids and pets.
You don’t need a large amount of space to grow vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers. We’ll discuss how containers and raised beds make gardening easy in any location.
03/08/2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Children's Event: Plant a Snap Pea Seed
Saturday’s & Sunday’s March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 All Children under the age of 12 are invited to plant their own snap pea seed. Let it sprout indoors and then plant it[...]
03/08/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Hydrangea: A Long Island Classic
Hydrangeas are one of the most recognizable summer flowering plants on Long Island. This seminar will delve into the many varieties available at Hicks, as well as how and when to prune for best flower[...]
03/08/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Fruit in the Landscape – Easy as Pie!
Anyone can grow fruit in the garden. Let us show you how easy it can be
03/08/2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us as we discuss the best organic products available to use on your lawn and in your garden.
03/09/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Terrarium & Mini Garden Workshop
Create your own with indoor garden with help from our experts. All materials are included. Cost: $20-$75 + tax depending on the materials you choose. Reservations are required. Please call 516-334-0066.
03/09/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/10/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Seed Starting Basics
From choosing your seeds to planting and transplanting, this seminar will discuss everything you need to successfully grow flowers and vegetables from seed.
03/10/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/10/2015 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children are invited to decorate a pot and plant it with a beautiful plant. Space is limited. Please call 516-334-0066 to schedule your reservation. Cost: $15 +tax
03/11/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Orchids are Easy
If you were ever tempted to buy an orchid but didn’t think you would know how to take care of it – this is the seminar for you! We’ll discuss the different types of orchids[...]
03/11/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/11/2015 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children are invited to decorate a pot and plant it with a beautiful plant. Space is limited. Please call 516-334-0066 to schedule your reservation. Cost: $15 +tax
03/12/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Use Your Bird Brain!
Want to attract birds to your garden? Then you need to think like one! Join us for this informative seminar about how to attract birds to your garden all year long.
03/12/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/12/2015 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children are invited to decorate a pot and plant it with a beautiful plant. Space is limited. Please call 516-334-0066 to schedule your reservation. Cost: $15 +tax
03/13/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Let our designers guide you through the steps of creating a beautiful silk spring wreath for your home. Cost: $60 + tax. All Materials are included. Reservations are required. Please call 516-334-0066.
03/13/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/14/2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Children's Event: Plant a Snap Pea Seed
Saturday’s & Sunday’s March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 All Children under the age of 12 are invited to plant their own snap pea seed. Let it sprout indoors and then plant it[...]
03/14/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us as we discuss the best products for natural lawn and pond care.
03/14/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This seminar will discuss the many issues Long Island homeowners deal with in their flower and vegetable gardens including insects, diseases, and weeds. Learn how to avoid problems, identify pests and determine a course of[...]
03/14/2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Clean the Air: Plants for Life
Did you know that houseplants are natural air purifiers? This seminar will discuss common household toxins and which plants will help you to attain cleaner air.
03/15/2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Children's Event: Plant a Snap Pea Seed
Saturday’s & Sunday’s March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 All Children under the age of 12 are invited to plant their own snap pea seed. Let it sprout indoors and then plant it[...]
03/15/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Grow Your Own Veggie Garden
Growing a vegetable garden is a fun and rewarding activity for the entire family. This seminar will cover everything from site selection and watering to planting and harvesting your crops. Remember, nothing tastes better than[...]
03/15/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Impatiens Replacements
This updated seminar will explain the many annual varieties, colors, sizes and combinations we will carry in 2015 and why impatiens are still not the best choice for your garden.
03/15/2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Spring Flowering Trees & Shrubs
This seminar will discuss our favorite spring flowering trees and shrubs for Long Island as well as their application in the landscape.
03/16/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Adult Workshop: Spring Planting for Beginners
Create your very own spring planter. We provide the plants, pot and soil. Reservations are required. Cost: $25 +tax. Please call 516-334-0066.
03/16/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/17/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pruning with Purpose
Learn everything you need to know about how to prune trees and shrubs in the landscape including hydrangea, trees, screening plants and more.
03/17/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
Feed the birds with your very own handmade bird feeder made out of pine cones and bird seed. Space is limited. Please call 516-334-0066 to schedule your reservation. Cost: $10 +tax.  
03/18/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Fresh Herbs for a Healthy Life
Spring is right around the corner and now is the best time to prepare your herb garden. Learn why herbs are beneficial to your health and why growing herbs organically is the best way to[...]
03/18/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
Feed the birds with your very own handmade bird feeder made out of pine cones and bird seed. Space is limited. Please call 516-334-0066 to schedule your reservation. Cost: $10 +tax.  
03/19/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lawn care isn’t just for the guys! Join us for a woman’s take on how to create and maintain a beautiful lush lawn. Start the season off right and be the envy of your neighbors.
03/19/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
Feed the birds with your very own handmade bird feeder made out of pine cones and bird seed. Space is limited. Please call 516-334-0066 to schedule your reservation. Cost: $10 +tax.  
03/20/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Adult Workshp: Create Your Own Herb Garden Planter
Fresh herbs add a wonderful taste and aroma to your dishes. Create a planter with your favorites! Reservations are required. Cost: $30 +tax. Please call 516-334-0066.
03/20/2015 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
After School Plant Detectives
Youngsters will have a blast exploring the gardens for unique plants and garden ornaments during a scavenger hunt. Pick up your game sheets at the Children’s Planting Station. (Recommended for ages 7-12) FREE!
03/21/2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Children's Event: Plant a Snap Pea Seed
Saturday’s & Sunday’s March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 All Children under the age of 12 are invited to plant their own snap pea seed. Let it sprout indoors and then plant it[...]
03/21/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Gardening in Small Spaces
Join senior buyer Bob Friedl as he discusses how he keeps his small garden looking gorgeous all year long. He’ll take you through slides of his very own garden full of ideas for making the[...]
03/21/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Perennial Color All Season Long
Perennials provide beautiful color in your garden year after year. This seminar will explore some of our favorites and teach you how to create the perfect environment for season-long color.
03/21/2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Ancient Art of Bonsai
Learn how to grow and maintain these beautiful miniature plants. The seminar will include a repotting demonstration as well as plenty of time for questions.
03/22/2015 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Children's Event: Plant a Snap Pea Seed
Saturday’s & Sunday’s March 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 All Children under the age of 12 are invited to plant their own snap pea seed. Let it sprout indoors and then plant it[...]
03/22/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Low Light? No Problem!
Enjoy beautiful houseplants in every room of your home. We’ll show you which plants work best.
03/22/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Learn how these mysterious plants trap and devour their prey and the important role they play in the environment.
03/22/2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Seed Starting Basics
From choosing your seeds to planting and transplanting, this seminar will discuss everything you need to successfully grow flowers and vegetables from seed.
The Easter Bunny will be here March 28th, March 29th, April 3rd and April 4th. His hours will be 10am-12pm and 2pm-4pm. Don’t forget to bring your camera! FREE.
The Easter Bunny will be here March 28th, March 29th, April 3rd and April 4th. His hours will be 10am-12pm and 2pm-4pm. Don’t forget to bring your camera. FREE.
The Easter Bunny will be here March 28th, March 29th, April 3rd and April 4th. His hours will be 10am-12pm and 2pm-4pm. Don’t forget to bring your camera. FREE.