Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Arboretum offers organic fruit & vegetable gardening Dec. 1 class

Organic Fruit & Vegetable Gardening
Saturday, December 1
12noon - 4pm
in the Bamboo Room at the Arboretum
301 North Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007
Jill Morganelli, Instructor and Horticultural Supervisor
$25 Arboretum members / $30 non-members per class
Please call 626.821.4623 to register or you may pay at the door. There is no entrance fee when you are registered for a class.

Learn how to grow fruits and vegetables organically in your home garden! You’ll be saving money at the grocery store while contributing to the healthy lifestyle of your family by reaping the nutritional benefits of eating fresh-grown produce.  Vegetable gardens  enhance the appearance of any  yard and provide a fun activity for all ages. This class focuses on seasonal production and covers a variety of topics. 
December 1: Bamboo Room
The National Organic Program, Winter Crops and Companion Planting, Winter Weeds and Insects, Winter Disease ID, Treatment and Prevention, Irrigation, Soil Building, Composting and Worm Bins, Pruning Fruit Trees, Gopher-proof Your Planting Bed…plus answers to your questions!

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
301 North Baldwin Avenue
Arcadia, CA 91007-2697

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