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CANCELLED: 2020 Master Gardener Garden Talks Series
May 9, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 amFree
Join the Pierce County Master Gardeners for their annual Garden Talks series, Saturdays throughout the year. Learn all about gardening in the Pacific Northwest. Specific topics are listed below. Presentations are free to the public, no registration is required.
March 14: Starting with Seeds & PNW Seed Selection
Starting with Seeds—how to select and grow the vegetable seeds best suited for the PNW. Learn the basics of growing your plants from seeds.
May 9: Container Gardening with Vegetables & Flowers Container Gardening—tips on creating great gardens in small spaces.
May 23: Vertebrate Pests – What’s eating my garden?
Are you troubled by vertebrate pests like deer, rabbits, raccoons, and more? Learn how to tell who’s who and what to do!
June 6: Pollinators & Beneficial Insects
Find out how beneficial insects and pollinators can help your garden—and how to attract them.
July 18: Composting & More
Learn the basic do’s and don’ts for composting and the role of worms, microbes and fungi in building healthy soil.
August 1: Small Fruits & Berries
Overview of small fruits and berries—including needs, wants, pruning & fertilizing.
August 15: Grandma’s Garden
Heirlooms for your garden—yesterday and today.
September 12: Natural Lawn Care
The do’s and don’ts of lawn care. Learn how to have a healthy lawn all year round.
September 19: All About the Master Gardener Program
Do you want to be a Master Gardener? Come learn how to make that happen.