Spring Into Gardening

Gardening (PSU)

Join the Penn State Master Gardeners for their annual Spring into Gardening workshop as they explore many different home gardening and landscaping topics.

  • When

  • Sat., Apr. 29, 2017
    (8:30 AM - 3:00 PM)

  • Where

  • Luzerne County Community College Conference Center
    1333 S. Prospect St.
    Nanticoke, PA 18634

Enjoy listening to Keynote Speaker and author Dr. Doug Tallamy, Professor and Chair Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, as he discusses Restoring Nature’s Relationships at Home. In 2007, Dr. Tallamy wrote, Bringing Nature Home: How Native Plants Sustain Wildlife in Our Gardens, and in 2014 he co-authored The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden.

Event participants will also participate in four workshops throughout the day, choosing from a variety of topics:

  • Growing Apples & Peaches
  • What's Bugging You?
  • Basic Veggie Gardening
  • Tree Diseases
  • Container Gardening
  • Native Plants
  • Lawn Care
  • Rain Gardens

 

A plant sale will also be held, and Master Gardeners will be available to answer your personal gardening questions during the day.

Seating is limited! Register early to reserve your place.

 

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