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Ground Covers and Lawns Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 10:30 to 12:00 noon

Healthy Organic Lawns and Ground Covers

Lawns – the pros and cons.  With a lot less input and expense than conventional growers and chemical companies will have you believe, you can have a beautiful and healthy organic lawn. Learn some basic guidelines.

Ground Covers – the pros and cons.  Learn to incorporate more ground cover areas into your landscape like a pro.  Proven types and varieties will be explored as well as how to establish a lasting, handsome ground cover.

Laurie Waite is a Connecticut Master Gardener and accredited NOFA Land Care Provider (Northeast Organic Farmers Association). She writes “Ask an Organic Gardener” column for Herb Quarterly and for a time owned Laurel Garden Design. Laurie grew up on a dairy farm in Rehoboth, MA and has gardened extensively for over 25 years. While she has a lot of experience growing vegetables, her love and passion is flowers.

 Class limited to 12 students, 13 and up, $10 Preregister at 274 1160

Earlier Event: December 15
Later Event: March 6
Sq. Foot Gardens with Wendy Milne