Metrolina Greenhouses is holding its trial gardens this weekend

The trial gardens will allow gardeners to observe how plants grow in different conditions.

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (QC Life) - The official start to summer is almost here, and gardening is in full swing across the Carolinas.

Flower gardeners will have a special treat this weekend as Metrolina Greenhouses in Huntersville will begin holding its ‘trial gardens.’

At the trial gardens, which began Thursday, members of the floriculture industry, including flower breeders, brokers, and other allied trades, will get to observe how flower varieties perform in different garden conditions.

On Friday, the gardens will host tours and consumer research focus groups for gardening consumers.

Abe VanWingerden joined the show to discuss the event.

To hear more about the trial gardens, as well as the plants and varieties at Metrolina Greenhouses, listen to our segment above.

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