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April 2019

Hypertufa Workshop

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, 40014
Crestwood, 40014 US

Create the perfect horticultural masterpiece for your garden or patio. Yew Dell’s Director of Marketing & Events and no-holds-barred gardener Jackie Gulbe will guide you through the process of creating your own hypertufa planter. Hypertufa containers are the perfect home for low maintenance plants like succulents and cacti and they are cool looking. Making this creation before the Plant Sale gives you the perfect opportunity to come back and shop for plants to fill your new Hypertufa creation. Online registration…

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Yew Dell Yoga

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Enjoy the zen aura of Yew Dell on a whole new level with Yoga in the Dell. Om Sup Yoga will be hosting classes in the serenity of the gardens. Individuals of all experience levels can be challenged as much or as little as they like. Each class sequence is inspired by the alignment and methodologies from the Ashtanga, Hatha, Sadhana, Lionflow and BowSpring lineages. Rain or Shine, when the weather is grumpy classes will be held in the Gheens…

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Spring Plant Sale- Members Only Pre-Sale

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

This member only event was such a hit last year that we are going to do it again! Enjoy first shot at the best plant offerings around, music, grab a beer or a glass of wine and a few bites and make an evening of it. Come early. The best plants go fast! Free for members. Not a member? You can buy a membership at the door or in advance online.

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Spring Plant Sale

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Plants, plants, plants… this is your shot at some of the best plants the region has to offer. From perennials to shrubs, trees, tropicals, succulents and more, we’ll have a great selection to get your garden in shape just in time for Derby. Plant sales, snacks and the most knowledgeable plant staff around can help you pick the perfect plants to spruce up your garden. Regular Admission/FREE for Members! Members get in at 9 am.  Not a member? You can buy…

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Saturday Tours

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 19, 2019

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Ever wonder how Yew Dell got its name? When the castle was built? Or have you just always been curious about our story? Join us for a Saturday Tour! Visitors will learn about the gardens, history and lore of Yew Dell. These drop-in tours are every Saturday from 11 am-12 pm now until October 19th. Free with Regular Admission! *Due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances, these tours are subject to change without prior notice. Regular Admission/Free for members  

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Hounds on the Grounds

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 8, 2019

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

You read that right! We are welcoming our furry friends to the garden every Sunday we are open. So grab a leash, your “pick-up” bags and come out and spend some time with your favorite four-footed companion. Regular Admission/Free for members

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May 2019

Bourbon and Botanicals

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until July 25, 2019

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Summer-long Thursday evening music series! Thanks to our friend and neighbor Kentucky Artisan Distillery the home of Jefferson’s Bourbon, Yew Dell will be hosting music in the garden! How about music, food, bourbon, wine, beer… and some cool plants too? Join us Thursday evenings for weekly concerts, refreshing libations and simple snacks. And for a dose of garden up close and personal, come out at 6 pm for a pre-concert plant walk led by our top-notch horticulture staff! Regular Admission/FREE…

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Artisan Day

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd
Crestwood, KY 40014 United States

Join us for this inaugural event featuring the Anchal Project, a Louisville based non-profit social enterprise that addresses the exploitation of women by empowering them to create textiles and wearables in order to support themselves. In addition to the Anchal products other local artists will be on-hand with jewelry, wood creations, weaving and fabrics etc. We hope you’ll come out and support this leisurely opportunity to shop, support and learn from this talented group of people. Regular Admission/Free for members

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Garden Sculpture Tour

May 22 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Begins and ends at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Louisville, KY 40014
Louisville, KY 40014 US

Join us for a tour with Executive Director, Paul Cappiello. Starting on Yew Dell’s grounds, we’ll hop on a mini coach and head out to see some of the best examples of sculpture incorporated into garden settings. From large pastoral landscapes to intimate, in town gardens, we’ll talk sculpture, garden design and the all-important logistics required to pull it all together. Each of the 3 private garden sites is stunning in a different way and all will send you home…

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Cutting Propagation for the Home Gardener

May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Road, Crestwood, KY 40014
Crestwood, KY 40014 US

Instructor: Garden Manager, Sayde Heckman – Starting new plants from stem cuttings is one of the great joys of gardening. Sayde will take the group through the general principles and practices and then you’ll hit some specific plants to snip, dip and take home. You’ll even stick some cuttings in Yew Dell’s mist propagation greenhouse to pick up after they’ve rooted. Bring hand pruners if you have a pair. Limited to 20 participants.

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