Activities

Gardening in Small Spaces Workshop

Saturday June 09, 2018  |  09:00AM - 12:30PM Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Victoria Park, off Brighton Road, 50 Park Roadway, Charlottetown, PEI C1A
Gardening in Small Spaces Workshop

9-10 AM

“Keep Your (eyes) off the Grass” with Jim Landry, Executive Director of Landscape PEI

·       Alternatives to grass - increase biodiversity in your lawn and make your lawn more resistant to disease and insect infestations

·       Xeriscaping techniques – “create a stunning display that conserves water through creative landscaping!”  ~ Eartheasy

10-10:30 AM

 A Photo Journey of a “No-Mow” lawn with gardener, Charleen Wornell

10:30-11:30 AM

“Love your Weeds” with Shallom Tarzan, owner of Watermoon Holistic Herbs

·       Beneficial properties of weeds

·       Walk and talk with Shallom about lawn weeds and how to identify them

11:30-12:30 AM

Vegetable Planters – participants are welcome to help with the planting of the vegetable planters by City Diamond. Recipes will be available for some of the more unique vegetables being planted.  If you have some favorite recipes, bring them along to swap!

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