Ahh, spring is here. The days are getting longer, flowers are budding, and new growth is making yards and gardens green again. Well, greener; how bare do they get here in Los Angeles?
This spring, learn how to make your yard or garden as green as it can be -- with UCLA Extension's gardening and horticulture courses.
General Botany for Gardeners.
Led by Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Research Associate Robert Keith Lauri. Tuesdays, March 31-June 16, 7-10 p.m.; Boelter Hall Room 2760, UCLA; $345.
Garden Design for Southern California Homes.
Led by UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture Program Director Stephanie Landregan. Wednesdays, April 1-June 3, 7-10 p.m.; Boelter Hall Room 5436, UCLA; $345.
Led by The Learning Garden Gardenmaster/Director David King. Mondays, April 13-May 4, 7-10 p.m.; Boelter Hall Room 2760, UCLA; plus two field trips to be arranged; $240.
Gardening Practices and Techniques.
Led by landscape contractor Nancy Harrington. Thursdays, April 2-June 4, 6:30-9:30 p.m. and Saturdays, April 25 & May 30, 9 a.m.-noon; The Learning Garden, Venice High School, 13000 Venice Blvd.; $375.
Enrollment for UCLA Extension's Spring Quarter is underway now. Spring Quarter commences on March 30; courses begin throughout the quarter. For more information, call 310-825-7093. For complete course descriptions and online enrollment, visit www.uclaextension.edu.