National Public Gardens Day
National Public Gardens Day is celebrated on every Friday before Mother’s Day of May. The National Public Gardens Day conducted for promoting the awareness of botanical gardens, zoos, arboreta, historic gardens and other North America’s public gardens. The day was started in 2009, which is started especially for raising the public awareness regarding the educational resources that provided to the public garden in the local community. The National Publica Garden Day is adopted by some members of American Public Gardens Association. Then the association conducted some highlighting programs like plant conservation, water conservation, the preservation of green spaces, and home gardening.
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History of National Public Gardens Day
The National Public Gardens Day was introduced by American Public Gardens Association, which located in Pennsylvania it is a non-profit organization. The organization that supports all sort of resources and promotes the maintenance public gardens in North America, with the help of their sponsor Rain Bird they published their vision to the public. National Public Gardens Day spokesperson is Paul James, who is the host of HGTV’s Gardening By The Yard.
Other Celebrations on May 11
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How To Celebrate National Public Gardens Day
National Public Gardens Day can be celebrated in various ways, the members of American Public Gardens Association celebrates the day by different garden activities. On this day Atlanta Botanical Garden invited all the people to bring flowers to the function, and those flowers are used here for the patients and their families in the childrens hospital. You can share your ideas about planting and gardening on social media by using the hashtag #NationalPublicGardensDay.