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Events

  1. Aug. 03, 2024 10:00am to 11:00am

    Shade Pollinator Gardens – Worried your yard has too much shade to attract our pollen-loving garden companions? Find out what kinds of plants and habitats will attract helpful pollinators and thrive in the shady parts of your garden.

  2. Sep. 07, 2024 10:00am to 11:00am

    If You Give an Inch, They Will Take an Acre: Combating Invasive Plants – Some landscape plants have escaped our yards and become problematic in our parks and other wild spcaes. We will look at what makes some plants more problematic than others and why they have been labeled invasive or noxious. Then, we will look at some high profile invasive plants in Northeast Ohio and discuss how to identify them, how to get rid of them, and offer some alternatives.

  3. Oct. 05, 2024 10:00am to 11:00am

    Seed Saving for the Home Gardener – In this course we'll discuss the benefits of saving seeds and how to do it. We'll look at seeds you might find in your vegetable garden and flower garden, as well as seeds of some of the most common native plants. Seed saving is not only fun, and cost-effective, it's also good for the environment. Learn how to select the best characteristics of today's harvest to pass on to tomorrow's garden!

  4. Nov. 02, 2024 10:00am to 11:00am

    Putting the Garden to Bed – Fall clean up, composting, soil testing, amending the soil, mulch for winter protection - all of these activities help your gardne have a good winter nap. Pruning will also be reviewed.