Carter’s Garden Blog


5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour
August 10, 2009, 12:23 pm
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The West Tennessee Pond & Koi club and Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio presents the
5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour to Benefit the Jackson Madison County Humane Society.
This self guided Moonlight Pond Tour will feature some of the most beautiful Water Features and Landscape Lighting displays that you can imagine! You will be exposed to Custom Water Gardens, Ponds, Streams, Pondless Waterfalls and even a few Custom Fountains that are featured on this AWESOME
Moonlight Pond Tour.

Seeing these Water Features at Night, watching the Koi swim through the shimmering water and walking through these Moonlit Gardens is an Amazing experience that you will never forget!

Set your calendars and don’t miss the 5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour!

What : The 5th. Annual Moonlight Pond Tour. This tour is Self Guided, tour at you own pace and enjoy!

When : Saturday evening October 3rd. From 7:30pm. till 11pm.

Where : All the tour sites are in North Jackson within a short drive from the nursery. You will get to enjoy the tour without having to rush.

Why : It’s FUN, it’s AFFORDABLE and it supports the Jackson Madison County Humane Society…

HOW can I get TICKETS ??? : Come by Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio any day during normal business hours to get your tickets and map booklets. Tickets are $10 each and children 12 and under are free.

Thanks and I hope to see you here!

~ Mark Carter



Summer Seminar – “HOW TO DESIGN & CREATE A BUTTERFLY GARDEN”
August 3, 2009, 12:29 pm
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Butterfly Gardens are HOT! Since we did the Butterfly Release back in June, I speak with someone most everyday about Nectar Plants that attract butterflies, Host plants for specific butterflies and ‘How To’ design the perfect Butterfly Garden. SO, with that in mind we are planning an AWESOME Butterfly Garden Design Workshop. We will walk you through the steps of designing, planting and caring for your OWN Butterfly Garden!

Set your calendars and Don’t miss this EDUCATIONAL workshop! Bring the whole family! Your KIDS will LOVE this!

WHEN – Saturday, AUGUST 15th. Class begins at 9 am.

WHERE – Carter’s Nursery, Pond & Patio,
2846 Old Medina Rd., Jackson TN. 38305.

WHAT – You will learn how to plan your own Butterfly Garden! We will show you how to lay out and design a Butterfly Garden that is both Beautiful and Functional. You will learn about Host Plants for specific Butterflies, Nectar Plants to attract and feed them and how Butterflies impact our environment. Butterfly Plants will be available at the workshop.

HOW DO I REGISTER – It’s Easy! AND it’s FREE!
Just call the Nursery at 731-424-2206 OR E-MAIL us at jocarter@charter.net . Tell us how many will be with your group and your done! Bring a folding lawn chair if you would like, it’s going to be a fun morning!

– Mark Carter