Thursday, January 29, 2015

Fabulous February Seminars

All about Roses
February 7th , 10 am - noon
Zilker Botanical Garden
2220 Barton Springs Road, Austin, 78746

Seminar is free
Zilker park entrance fee is $2 per adult, $1 per child or senior, $3 for non-Austin Residents.
Contact: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – Travis County, 512-854-9600

Incorporate user friendly roses into your new or existing garden plans! Cher Groody is a master gardener with 30 years’ experience in the use of roses in a landscape. She will teach you methods for proper selection of rose varieties, site prep and maintenance like pruning, pest control and fertilization. This session is excellent for newbies and experienced gardeners and questions are encouraged.  

Dealing with Drought - Landscaping Basics
February 12th, 10 am – noon

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office
1600 B Smith Rd, Austin, 78721

Cost: $10 or $15 for late and on-site registration
Contact: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – Travis County, 512-854-9600

Learn basic landscape principals and become familiar with the native and adapted plants to incorporate into your garden. Carolyn Williams has been a Master Gardener for over 14 years and a gardener in Central Texas for over 40 years. She hold both Basic and Advanced Landscape Design Certification from ACC. She will share her experience of working with good Texas tough plants to use in your designs.

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