Landscaping with perennials program at Thornhill

FOR RELEASE
2001-03-22
HUNTINGTON, IN — Huntington College’s Thornhill Nature Preserve will present a program about “Landscaping with Perennials” on Tuesday, March 27, 2001 at 7 p.m.

Wayne Fox of the Huntington Nursery will share helpful hints about finding the perennials that you want this spring. Mr. Fox will discuss useful websites, including his own www.huntingtonnursery.com, that aid amateur landscapers in locating the flowers that are perfect for their home. Participants will have the opportunity to have their own list searched during the session.

Refreshments will be served. Thornhill Nature Preserve is located north of Huntington at 2504 West County Road 1000 North. For directions or further information, contact Jule McKanna at (260) 359-4120.

Huntington College operates Thornhill Nature Preserve for the educational enrichment of its own students and the regional community. The 77-acre property includes a variety of diverse habitats, including evergreen and deciduous forest, a woodland pond, meadows, and wetlands. The diverse ecosystem supports a wide variety of wildflowers, mammals, and birds.

Thornhill provides outdoor educational opportunities through the Reiff Nature Center, MindScape Program, the Challenge Education Course, and a variety of community events. Thornhill serves an average of 500 visitors per month.
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Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
260.359.4129
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284