Lorraine Ballato
Lorraine Ballato Lorraine Ballato, a Connecticut based horticulturist, wears many hats: lecturer, horticultural consultant, and garden writer/photographer. Her lectures, social media writings, magazine articles and photographs can be found in Connecticut Gardener, Edible Nutmeg, regional symposiums, flower shows, the Connecticut Master Gardener program and elsewhere. She has published two books: Successful Self Watering Containers: Converting Your Favorite Container to a Self-Waterer, and most recently, Success with Hydrangeas: A Gardener's Guide.

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Classes by this instructor

From 18-inch, container-sized, reblooming beauties to 6-foot seasonal explosions of multicolored zing, there is a hydrangea for every garden. Lorraine Bollato, author of the newly published Success with Hydrangeas, will use visuals and discussion to examine hardy cultivars and the proper care more...
06/23 Sa 10:00am-01:00pm Ballato
Don't let a lack of sun cast a shadow on your garden! Find out which plants thrive in shady conditions while bringing charm and color. You'll see how to expand your palette from reliable standards such as hosta and plant for architectural and textural interest across the spectrum of trees, vines, sh more...
05/05 Sa 10:30am-01:30pm Ballato