Fundamentals of Ecological Gardening
|Dates:||June 1-8, 2017|
|Meets:||Th from 10 AM to 2:30 PM, 2 sessions|
With Susan Boss, Erin McCormick, Vic Piatt, Jimmy Testa, and Marcie Weigelt
Become a better gardener-sustainably. Discover the garden as an ecosystem and look to nature for best management strategies. Learn how to prepare a site, make wise plant selections, and install, establish, and nurture native plants in your garden. Observe demonstrations by Mt. Cuba Center horticulturists on basic sustainable gardening techniques, the proper use of tools, and organic approaches to plant health care. Leave with a guide to seasonal gardening tasks and make every garden an ecologically sound one. Bring your lunch.
Rain date for class is Thursday, June 15. This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 2 CNP credits with DNLA, ISA, and 4 NOFA AOLCP. Eight professional development hours (PDH) have been approved for this class through LA CES. This class meets LA CES standards for HSW subject matter.
There are still openings remaining at this time.