Agriculture & Horticulture
Lowering Garden Maintenance Levels
While there is no such thing as a no-maintenance garden, there are definitely steps you can take to make your garden less of a chore and more of a joy. Using landscape design concepts, and appropriate plant choices and maintenance practices, you can have an attractive garden with all season interest without overwhelming work.
(80282 AGH GD06 A9A) Nancy Moore, 1 session, Tue, 6:30–9 pm, $39. Oct 13
Vegetable Garden Basics
Growing your own vegetables is fun, easy and very rewarding. Whether it’s on your own city lot, your deck or in a community garden, there are many ways to grow your own produce. This class covers: types of planting beds and how to prepare them, seeding and transplanting, on-going garden care and problem solving
(80233 AGH GRD64 A9A) Nancy Moore, 1 session, Tue, 7–9:50 pm, $39. Oct 6
This six-hour hands-on workshop will cover basic pruning techniques applicable to a wide variety of plant material. You will work on different trees, ornamental shrubs, and a fruit tree. Dress for the weather and bring your own pruners such as secateurs or loppers.
(20203 AGH PRU03 A9A) Jennifer Ryan, 1 session, Sat, 10 am-4 pm, $79. Oct 3
Last updated May2015