Jim Welshans, Retired Turfgrass Educator, Penn State Extension - Dauphin County
Amateur Herbalist series. What is better than a good bowl of soup? Why one that is enhanced with herbs and cooked up quickly. Join us to learn some tips and tricks to create your own quickly prepared herbal soup. Tastings will be provided.
Please join us for this one-day garden symposium featuring multiple speakers and a choice of interesting garden-related topics. Core topics will include: Vegetable Gardening in the style of Colonial Williamsburg, Landscaping with Native Plants, and Beneficial Insects. Break-out sessions will be available with a choice of one of the following: Edible Weeds, Growing Great Blueberries, and Garden Trends (New Plants/New Ideas).
Shirley Halk, Master Gardener, Penn State Extension - Dauphin County
Eric Vorodi, Certified Arborist, Registered Consulting Arborist, and Certified Tree Rick Assessor
George Weigel, News Gardening Columnist, Harrisburg Patriot, and Professional Landscaper
Learn about pollinator-friendly plants to include in or near your vegetable plantings.
Learn about the care involved in growing lavender.
Learn how to identify and prevent vegetable diseases
This class will feature how to grow your herbs in containers.
There will be a discussion on savory and herbal tasks in the summer garden
Tuesday mornings, 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon, August 19 through December 16, 2015. Classes shared between Berks and Schuylkill Counties.