Get gardening help and seeds: We can hardly wait for spring!

Posted on March 13, 2019 at 6:00 am

GARDENING PROGRAMS

Science of Flower Gardening

This hands-on workshop is all about annuals, biennials, perennials, and bulbs. Master Gardener Jan Baker discusses each type of flower, how to use them in your garden, and what to look for before you buy transplants and bulbs.

OTIS ORCHARDS
Saturday, Mar 23, 10:30–11:30am

Master Gardeners: Cheney Plant Clinic & Information Booth

Need assistance identifying a garden pest or determining why a plant is not thriving? The Master Gardeners can help with a wide variety of horticulture issues, including plant selection, installation, and maintenance; plant problem diagnosis and treatment; environmentally sound gardening practices; pest identification* and management; and effective landscaping practices.

*Due to limited space, please bring samples for pest identification in a one gallon plastic zipper bag or smaller. For additional information about preparing a sample for pest identification, contact Master Gardeners at 509.477.2181 or by email at mastergardener@spokanecounty.org.

CHENEY
April 5–May 17
1st & 3rd Fridays, 1–5pm

Plant Starter Exchange

Add variety to your garden! Bring your extra plant starts to share and pick up some left by other enthusiasts.

Additional plant starts are provided by the Friends of the North Spokane Library.

THE LAB AT NORTH SPOKANE
Saturday, May 4, 1–4pm

SEED LIBRARIES & YOU

The idea: you borrow from a selection of vegetable, herb, and flower seeds available in our seed libraries, plant them in your garden, and watch them grow. When it’s time to harvest, let a plant or two go to seed and bring some back to the library for the next round of gardeners to enjoy.

Our seed library locations are:

Check out our Take-and-Give Seed Libraries web page to learn more about seed libraries and to find great gardening resources.

DIGITAL RESOURCES

Home Improvement Reference Center

Dig up the techniques to make your garden bloom with our digital resource Home Improvement Reference Center!

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

Discover how-to instructions and creative ideas that help you weed it and reap beautiful flowers and veggies with our digital resource Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

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