Master Gardeners 35th Anniversary Celebration
October 27, 2018 9:00am to 3:00pm
Come Celebrate! Entertainment for the Whole Family!
Presentations to the winners of the Student Art Contest
New Book Release – History of Pima County Master Gardeners Program
There will also be a brief ceremony honoring George Brookbank, founder of the Pima County Master Gardener Program.
Garden Demonstration Topics
All American: raised bed soil analysis for water conservation – pros, cons, and why.
Basin Edibles: seed sowing demonstration and olla demonstration
Cactus and Succulent Garden: how to plant and handle cactus
Color Garden: what to plant in your garden for color each season with handout
Container Garden: the correct pots to use and how to pot plants
Pollinator Garden: creating solitary bee houses with handout
Propagation: how to propagate plants
Shade Garden: history of mesquite trees and how to identify them
Small Spaces Garden: making salsa from produce in the garden with recipe handout
Wildlife Habitat Garden: plant and animal relationships