Learn With Us, week of March 4

Basic Gardening in the Triangle
Sat, March 10, 10am – 12pm
For Garden’s Sake, 9197 NC-751, Durham, NC 27713

Understanding Durham’s soil and climate will help you succeed in your garden whether you are a Triangle area native or a transplant, an experienced gardener or just beginning. The Master Gardeners will explain the strategies and techniques that are time-tested in Durham to grow shrubs, trees, perennials and annuals and help you take advantage of our year-round growing season.

Presenters: Faye McNaull and Lynne Nelson, Durham County Extension Master Gardeners  Free, registration required ann@fgsnursery.com or 919-484-9759 ext 1. www.fgsnursery.com

Vegetables: What, When & How
Sat, March 10, 10am – 12pm
Durham Garden Center, 4536 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705

Get up-to-date information about choosing a garden site, soil testing and amendments, planting guides and all-around care and feeding of a well-rendered vegetable garden. Whether you’re new to Durham, new to vegetable gardening or restarting a disused one, this is the advice that will help you succeed.

Buy Healthy Plants and Plant Them Well
Mar 11, 2018,  3:00 to 4:00 pm – South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Avenue, Durham, North Carolina 27713
Presentation by Chris Apple

Healthy plants stand a better chance of thriving in your garden. This presentation will review what you should look for when purchasing and planting plants. Chris will discuss plant sources, how to evaluate a plant, how to correctly plant a tree, shrub, groundcover or perennial and then what is necessary to establish a plant.
Classes are free. Registration is required.
Register online at the Durham County Library website durhamcountylibrary.org. Click on “Events” to find the full calendar of events. Go to the date of the class and sign up.
You can also call the Information Desk at South Regional Library to register: 919-560-7410.

More events: https://www.trianglegardener.com/garden-events/

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