Moonlight Garden Exhibit Opening at Edison & Ford Winter Estates


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Moonlight Garden Exhibit Opening at Edison & Ford Winter Estates
FORT MYERS, Fla. (August 17, 2017) -- The Moonlight Garden Exhibit will open on August 25 at 2 p.m. at Edison & Ford Winter Estates. The exhibit will include a history presentation on the Moonlight Garden and plein air paintings of the site from local artists. 

The paintings will be displayed in the Edison Caretaker's House and the history presentation will be held in the Moonlight Garden. The presentation will include tips on how gardeners can create their own moonlight garden.

Specialty teas, Genmaicha and Hao Ya B Keemun will be served and tea expert Laurie Nienhaus will be available for Q&A.  

The Moonlight Garden was recently replicated at the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show in London. 

The exhibit opening and presentation are included with paid admission. Refreshments will be served. For additional information, contact Edison Ford at 239-334-7419.

Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Edison Ford has been awarded the National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. It is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures," a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. Recently, the Edison Botanical Laboratory was designated as a National Historic Chemical Landmark.