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Charlottetown Garden Days Workshops: Xeriscaping for the Homeowner

The PEI Farm Centre
420 University Ave.
C1A 4N6

Workshops are all FREE of charge. Registration is required for each session. There is a limit of 25 registrants per session.

Register by clicking on the following link: or call (902)-566-5548.

Each registrant will plant and take home a small container garden at each session. Small containers, plants and seeds will be provided. There will also be paints and things from nature (leaves, cones, pine needles, etc.) available with which to decorate the outside of your container.

Presentation by Jamey Smith and Cyndy MacCormac

Event Details: Plant your own xeriscaping garden. Create a beautiful container garden that requires very little water and maintenance. Participants will learn tips on how to prepare the soil for moisture retention and how to select native and nonnative plants that require fewer supplemental inputs such as water, fertilizers and deadheading.

Activity date and time: Saturday, June 18th, 2016  noon to 12:45pm  

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