Attention all gardeners!! Join Master Gardener Renee Marsh for another round of informative and inspiring classes. All classes held at St. Jude Parish Center.
Tired of gardens that take too much care? Done with replanting annuals year after year? Then it's time to learn more about how to have a beautiful, low maintenance perennial garden. This class will take you through the fundamentals of soil and light requirements and how to select the right plants. We will also look at how to properly plant perennials, how to maintain your garden through the seasons including pruning and pest management. Finally, we will review some low maintenance plants that thrive in our climate.
Want your own vegetable garden but haven't a clue where to start? Then this is the class for you. It is designed for beginners and will cover how to set up and cultivate a small vegetable garden. You will learn the basics of how to create a garden, prepare the soil and choose the best crops for our climate. We will also discuss how to manage weeds, insects and common diseases with a focus on organic approaches.