Watters Garden Center Celebrates 57 Years of Spring

03/05/2019 Ken Davis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ken Davis – Watters Garden Center
Phone: 603-456-3581
Email: [email protected]

PRESCOTT, AZ, March 5, 2019

Spring is in full swing! To celebrate this magical season, Watters Garden Center is hosting their 57th Spring Open House the weekend of March 15-17.   Meet the growers that produce Watters plants as they travel directly from the farm to share their insider tips and tricks of the trade.  This year’s newest fruit trees, roses, flower baskets, and unusual perennial colors are unveiled for the 2019 planting season. “It’s been fun growing up in the family business and watching the nursery grow with the community.” Lisa Watters-Lain, 2nd generation owner.

Friday, March 15th starts off the celebration with a 4 pm Happy Hour only with plants. This special Friday afternoon garden class kicks off our 2019 Spring Open House by showcasing the first blooming colors of spring many have never been seen until now; salvias, pansies, gaillardia, and more.  “We are excited to introduce the 2019 newest introductions at this year’s start of the season,” Ken Lain, owner.

Saturday, March 16th features a free, fun, information-packed class and demonstration at 9:30 am. Participants learn directly from the growers in the know about the newest plants along with local favorites, along with tricks of the trade for a more successful garden this spring. Experts are on hand to help with container gardens, local pest issues, rose and vegetable questions all weekend!

Sunday, March 17th – Ken and Lisa Lain, Mountain Gardener radio show, are live at the garden center and sharing their garden secrets from 10 to 2 pm.

“We load the garden center with botanical beauty for this annual event; gardeners will simply fall in love with this year’s colors,”  says Lisa Watters-Lain.  Open to the garden public, this weekend-long event features giveaways, impromptu gardening classes, 2019 plant introductions, and local advice for gardeners at all skill levels.

Watters Garden Center is a locally owned and operated garden center that specializes in providing avid gardeners and novices alike with the expertise and products to get things growing in the mountains of Arizona.