Taylor Conservatory & Botanical Gardens http://taylorconservatory.org Connecting Plants and People Tue, 13 Jun 2017 20:05:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 https://i0.wp.com/taylorconservatory.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/cropped-tc-logo-512x512.png?fit=32%2C32 Taylor Conservatory & Botanical Gardens http://taylorconservatory.org 32 32 109176106 Yoga in the Gardens http://taylorconservatory.org/2017/06/yoga-in-the-gardens/ Sat, 03 Jun 2017 10:12:09 +0000 http://taylorconservatory.org/?p=1690 Connect with nature as you enjoy the beautiful scenery and calming scents of the Gardens while experiencing the benefits of yoga. gardens while building strength, balance, muscle tone, and relieving stress.

Connie Fedel of Taylor Yoga

Class Info
Yoga in the Gardens is designed for all ages and skill levels. Beginners are welcome! Arrive 15-30 minutes early to relax, stretch and prepare for class.

What Should I Bring?
Bring your own yoga mat/towel (we have a few extra), water bottle, and wear comfortable (athletic) clothing.

Location & Parking
We are located at 22314 Northline Road in Taylor.  Parking is available in our parking lot. Additional parking is available at the Petting Farm

Restrooms &
Restrooms are available onsite. r.

Class Pricing
General Public: $10
Taylor Yoga Members: free, donation suggested


Welcome Bierkeller! http://taylorconservatory.org/2017/04/welcome-bierkeller/ Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:49:35 +0000 http://taylorconservatory.org/?p=1667 Bierkeller Tavern & Eatery has been selected as the new food and beverage vendor for the Music & Art in the Gardens series. The popular German style pub is known for its fun and friendly vibe, so we look forward to a wonderful season of good food, friends and fun!

Get Your Hands Dirty! http://taylorconservatory.org/2017/04/get-your-hands-dirty/ Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:41:06 +0000 http://taylorconservatory.org/?p=1664 Registration is open for our new summer Growin’ in the Garden program called Garden Adventure Club.  Kids ages 8-12 will enjoy eight weeks of garden adventures of growing, garden crafts, experiments, tasting and more. Utilizing the Goodwill Garden, children will learn to grow and prepare healthy food.  Class size is limited to 12 children, so sign up today!

Growing Great Gardens 2017 http://taylorconservatory.org/2017/03/growing-great-gardens-2017/ Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:46:56 +0000 http://ixp8.com/devsites/taylor/?p=138 Update: Growing Great Gardens was a blast! Over 350 people attended the day of learning, networking and fun. As promised, here are the links to Dr. Laura Deeters two classes, along with some testimonials from attendees and speakers. We are planning some big fun for our 10th anniversary of GGG on March 17, 2018. Save the Date!

Lineup announced for Summer Music Series http://taylorconservatory.org/2017/03/music-art-in-the-gardens/ Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:46:51 +0000 http://taylorconservatory.org/?p=1483

Check out the fantastic music talent we have planned for this year in the gardens!


Donate Now-Help Continue to Plant the Seeds http://taylorconservatory.org/2016/12/enjoy-the-garden-now/ Tue, 27 Dec 2016 17:56:56 +0000 http://taylorconservatory.org/?p=1281 Each child who receives a seed packet, every young person who volunteers, each adult who strolls the gardens receives a gift of healing at the Taylor Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Being outdoors in the gardens provides powerful mental and physical benefits as people seek a place to renew their spirits.  Your gift today is the seed, lying dormant through the winter, that will bring forth beauty, tranquility and creativity come spring.  Please join us as we grow a better community.  Donate Now. Thank you.

Holiday Decor http://taylorconservatory.org/2015/12/holiday-decor/ Wed, 16 Dec 2015 06:09:20 +0000 http://ixp8.com/devsites/taylor/?p=596 Tuesday Tip:

If you still have any planters left outside, consider adding some seasonal cheer … maybe some decorating inspiration from the festive planters at the “C”!

Fabulous Flower Friday – Mrs. Pollock http://taylorconservatory.org/2015/12/fabulous-flower-friday-mrs-pollock/ Wed, 16 Dec 2015 06:08:06 +0000 http://ixp8.com/devsites/taylor/?p=593 Mrs. Pollock, a ‘fancy leaf’ geranium that is still as special today as in the late 1800’s , when originally hybridized!

Frozen Lawns http://taylorconservatory.org/2015/12/frozen-lawns/ Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:51:16 +0000 http://ixp8.com/devsites/taylor/?p=589 Tuesday Tip:

Try not to walk on semi-frozen lawn and beds too much so the soil does not become overly compacted.

Fabulous Friday Flower – Amaryllis http://taylorconservatory.org/2015/12/fabulous-friday-flower-amaryllis/ Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:50:34 +0000 http://ixp8.com/devsites/taylor/?p=586 Amaryllis! There are more than 60 varieties and yearly the U. S. imports ten million plus bulbs! If these beauties are properly taken care of, they may last 75 years.