Bay Area garden maven Pam Peirce joins us for a special workshop on Year-Round Gardening!
As the author of Golden Gate Gardening: The Complete Guide to Year-Round Food Gardening in the San Francisco Bay Area and Coastal California, a San Francisco Chronicle columnist, and a teacher in the Department of Environmental Horticulture at City College of San Francisco, Pam Peirce’s knowledge of food gardening in this region is unparalleled.
Her workshop will focus on how to grow fresh vegetables, herbs, and edible flowers year round!
Topics will include:
– Plant recommendations
– Planning ahead
– Soil preparation
– Choosing amendments
– Weed and pest management
– Planting for beneficial insects
Tickets are $10 in advance at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2420677 or $15 on the day of the event. We are also introducing a new St. Vinnie’s Community Garden membership card — more about that soon! — which will offer discounts to this and other educational events at the garden as well as special offers at retailers like Mid City Nursery and The Unconventional Garden.
Come on out and learn how to make the most of Vallejo’s year-round growing climate!
Date(s) - Sat, Nov 14, 2015
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
St. Vinnie's Community Garden
Marin and Ohio streets, Vallejo
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