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Cool Off with Shade Gardening

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Does your landscape have problem areas where nothing seems to grow? Do you have mature trees and areas where your turf is receding? Are your trees throwing shade? Don’t accept being shaded out. Instead, take advantage of these cooler landscape areas! Learn about the many native and adapted plants that not only survive, but thrive, […]

Sprinkler Systems 201

Botanical Research Institute of Texas

This class dives deeper with easy-to-follow tips, like how to determine your sprinkler system’s optimal run-time by conducting a simple catch can test. We’ll also discuss how to operate your controller to cycle and soak to better and more accurately apply water to you home landscape. Will also talk about new irrigation technology that allows […]

FoodScaping: Eat the Yard

Eco Park 5215 Simpson Stuart Rd, Dallas, TX
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

One of the hottest trends in garden design pears plants that both look and taste great! Learn pro tips to design your landscape into a space that produces fresh food for your table and a fun project for the whole family. We’ll also dig into specific herbs, fruits and vegetables that can add to the […]

Drip Irrigation DIY

South Irving Library 601 Schulze Dr, Irving, TX

Make every drop count! Drip irrigation is the most efficient irrigation method for landscape beds, potted plants, vegetable gardens or home foundations. Whether you have an existing sprinkler system or just an outdoor faucet, learn how to install, convert and maintain a drip irrigation system. The flow of information from our experts will make “do […]

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Cool Off with Shade Gardening

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Does your landscape have problem areas where nothing seems to grow? Do you have mature trees and areas where your turf is receding? Are your trees throwing shade? Don’t accept being shaded out. Instead, take advantage of these cooler landscape areas! Learn about the many native and adapted plants that not only survive, but thrive, […]

Jump into Gardening: Tips to Get Growing

Walnut Hill Rec Center 10011 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Are you ready to take your landscape to the next level?! Now is a perfect time to begin planning to give you’re landscape a refresh this Fall.  If you’re having trouble controlling unwanted plants in your lawn and landscape or if you’re confused about when to water and when to wait, this class is for […]

FoodScaping: Eat the Yard

Virtual Event Virtual Event

One of the hottest trends in garden design pears plants that both look and taste great! Learn pro tips to design your landscape into a space that produces fresh food for your table and a fun project for the whole family. We’ll also dig into specific herbs, fruits and vegetables that can add to the […]

Native Plant Design: Blending Beauty and Function

Botanical Research Institute of Texas

Gardening with native plants doesn’t mean giving up your yard to the weeds. Plants indigenous to Texas can look stunning, especially when artfully combined to take advantage of their unique forms, textures and colors! Native plantings can make a great addition with design styles to please every taste-- traditional, cottage, modern, or architectural! Learn how […]

Reducing Kitchen Waste

Kidd Springs Rec Center 711 W Canty St, Dallas, TX
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Did You Know up to 40 percent of the food produced in the United States is wasted? That’s one pound per person per day! In fact, unused food (after paper and cardboard) is one of the largest constituents of municipal waste. That’s a waste of both our farmers’ hard labor, as well as our country’s […]

Grow Your Own Vegetables

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Whether you’re trying to eat healthier, want to know where your food comes from, or just love the idea of growing delicious vine-ripened vegetables at home, this class is for you. Lettuce talk vegetables! Learn proper soil preparation, garden design and layouts, disease and insect identification, as well as the proper planting times for getting […]

Cool Off with Shade Gardening

The Grove at Frisco Commons 8300 Mckinney Rd, Frisco, Texas

Does your landscape have problem areas where nothing seems to grow? Do you have mature trees and areas where your turf is receding? Are your trees throwing shade? Don’t accept being shaded out. Instead, take advantage of these cooler landscape areas! Learn about the many native and adapted plants that not only survive, but thrive, […]

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Dig into Composting

Park in the Woods Rec Center 6801 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, TX
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Compost is the single greatest soil amendment you can add to set your garden and landscape up for success! Learn how to make high quality compost at home using materials most folks throw away. We’ll give you the dirt on the most effective composting materials and methods-- with a focus on practical techniques and piles […]

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