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Hosted by Lenah Nguyen, Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, Virginia Cooperative Extension; and presented by Joyce Latimer, Joyce G. Latimer, Extension Specialist, Greenhouse Crops; Virginia Tech; and Barbara Leshyn. Advanced Instructor, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

This resource is available as a video only. 

Note: Audio is rough at the beginning, but improves at 03:35.

From the vegetable transplants, you planted this spring to the shrubs and flowers that decorate the outside and inside of your home, Virginia’s greenhouses and nurseries supply a wide range of crops to regional and local markets. In addition, we have many farmers producing specialty cut flowers to decorate your home and dinner table. After learning about growing ornamentals, you will learn how to create some arrangements for your dinner table.


View the entire video series at Virtual Farm To Table.

Virginia Cooperative Extension materials are available for public use, reprint, or citation without further permission, provided the use includes credit to the author and to Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, and Virginia State University.

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

October 27, 2020