Fort Worth, TX, September 06, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- On Saturday, September 22, Calloway’s and Cornelius Nursery hosts its Fall Perennial Swap at select locations in the Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston markets.
The Fall Perennial Swap is part of several free gardening events offered at Calloway’s and Cornelius Nursery locations throughout the year. The last Perennial Swap was held in spring of 2012. At the Perennial Swap, Texas gardeners exchange plants, meet local gardeners and trade gardening tips in the safety of a local garden center.
Interested participants are encouraged to trade plants, snippings, seedlings and rootings. Additionally, representatives from the nursery hold raffle drawings for garden gift cards. The event is free to the public, and gardeners can begin networking on the company’s community website, http://www.calloways.com/perennial-swap-fall today. A Master Gardener or plant expert will be on site to answer gardening questions and offer gardening advice.
The events take place on Saturday, September 22 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon at the following garden center locations:
Calloway’s Nursery (Hurst) – 760 Grapevine Highway, Hurst, Texas 76054, 817-581-6361
Calloway’s Nursery (Richardson) – 2100 N. Plano Rd., Richardson, Texas 75082, 972-644-0144
Cornelius Nursery (Houston) – 1200 North Dairy Ashford, Houston, Texas 77079, 281-493-0550
“Our Spring Perennial Swap has increased attendance each time we hold it. We’re expecting similar success with the fall event.” Kimberly Bird, Vice President of Retail Marketing said.
Calloway’s and Cornelius Nursery is a 18-store garden center chain serving the Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston markets. The company strives to make gardening fun, easy and successful for customers by offering expert advice from Texas Certified Nursery Professionals; store environments that are educational and easy to shop; weekly gardening clinics that serve both novice and expert gardeners; displays and instructions to aid gardeners with design and color development in their yards; and a product selection of the best plant varieties available. For more information, visit www.calloways.com.