Thursday, October 22, 2015

Backyard Basics - Bold and Beautiful Edibles

Thursday, November 12, 2015
10 am to 12-noon
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
1600-B Smith Road, Austin, 78721

Come join us to learn about edible plants with ornamental potential for Central Texas landscapes. We're talking artichokes, asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries, herbs and more. Some are perennials, some are annuals, but all will beautify your landscape and satisfy your appetite.

Master Gardener Patty Leander is a writer for Texas Gardener magazine and grows vegetables year round in her Oak Hill garden.

Cost: $10 thru 11/02, $15 starting 11/03 & onsite
No cash accepted-checks & credit cards only.

Space is limited so register on-line early to reserve your seat!

Register by Phone: 979-845-2604
Contact: Sue Carrasco, 512-854-9610 or

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – Backyard Basics series.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Inside Austin Gardens Tour - Oct 17th!

Here's a sneak a peek at some of the gardens featured on the Inside Austin Gardens Tour

The tour is Saturday, October 17, 2015 and provides a rare look inside six special private gardens and one public experimental garden that demonstrate realistic, sustainable gardening practices for Central Texas.

Information and tickets:

Tour Map:

Tour presented by Travis County Master Gardeners Association and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service-Travis County, 512-854-9600.