The Garden Fairy

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Julie Harrison, “The Garden Fairy,” is pictured second from left with several enthusiasts at one of her “From Our Gardens” series at the Phelps-Hatheway House and Gardens.

Please join Julie Harrison (‘The Garden Fairy’) and the staff of the Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden for the finale of our unique garden-to-arrangement experience, the From our Gardens series. Utilizing the exquisite plant material from Julie’s farm and the Phelps-Hatheway historic gardens, we will create stunning modern bouquets for the seasonal table. Light refreshments of flower-inspired ingredients will complement our evening together.

This series will conclude on Thursday, September 5, with a workshop featuring dahlias, zinnias, anemones, heuchera, black-eyed Susan and gaillardia. The workshop will run from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Cost is $50 per person, $40 for CTL Members. Pre-registration is required as space is limited – contact (860) 668-0055 or to register.

A landscape designer and decorator, Julie Harrison has a flair for creative and imaginative designs that are infused with her own unique sense of style. You may recognize Julie from her appearances on WFSB’s Better Connecticut. Additionally, she can be found around Connecticut and beyond speaking to groups and offering classes and demonstrations. Julie earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture and Landscape Design from the University of Connecticut.

The helps-Hatheway House & Garden is located at: 55 South Main Street in Suffield, CT and is open for regular tours from May – October. For hours and more information, visit,, or call (860) 668-0055. 

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