The Online Garden Design course provided by the Department of Horticulture at Iowa State University provides an opportunity for those seeking continuing education at any level, novice or professional. This online course runs from November 28, 2016 through March 12, 2017.
The Des Moines County Master Gardeners are proud to sponsor the Fall Gardening Seminar on Saturday, October 28 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. at SCC's Little Theater in West Burlington.
Beth Botts, writer, speaker, organic gardener, who loves to dig in the dirt and tramp in the woods will present:
- What Now? Refreshing the Tired Garden-and Gardener - tips for figuring out how to give an established garden a new look and feel that takes less work to maintain
- Designing your Garden: Building Blocks for Landscapes to Love - How to think about your space and turn it into your own kind of plant-filled retreat
Registration is at 8:45 am and admission is free.
Everyone is welcome!
For more information and flyer
Join Landscape Specialist Trixie Metzger as she shares ideas and tips on how to design a beautiful and functional landscape. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/lyon/content/2018-garden-table-series#June%2019
Identify your landscape goals, determine the “why” behind your vision and learn how to bring your dream to life while making your yard more functional, manageable and sustainable. Through lecture, discussion and case studies, Landscape Architect Lynn Kuhn will help you identify what type of yard you want and how to best achieve it. Class fee includes both sessions.
Come to the Iowa Arboretum to hear from speakers on landscape design, trees, soil testing, heucheras, and spiders. $50 fee.