Spring will be here before you know it so now is the time for garden planning. Share your love of gardening as well as some plants or seeds at the annual Spring Seed Sharing and Gardening Talks event at the Venersborg Schoolhouse (24309 NE 209th Street) on Saturday, February 16th from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM.
This year there will be a large variety of seeds to share that were donated by a generous community member. Be sure to bring your seeds, starts, plants, extra garden tools, seed catalogs, envelopes for seeds (plus marker for labeling), and your local gardening knowledge.
Master gardeners and other experts will be on hand to lend their guidance as well as educational information. Below is a list and time of educational talks that will occur:
12:00 PM – Making and using compost
12:20 PM – Weed and organic solutions
12:40 PM – How and why to grow starts
1:00 PM – What grows best in our area
1:20 PM – Designing your garden
1:40 PM – How and why to grow starts
2:00 PM – What grows best in our area
2:20 PM – Biodynamic tree paste for healthier fruit trees
2:40 PM – Making a backyard pond
So, get your green thumbs ready and think spring thoughts! Planting season is upon us…