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Vegetables in Drought

Water Wise Vegetable Gardening

with UC Master Gardener, Tami Reece

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So you want to grow delicious produce at home, but you don’t want to break the bank on the water bill? Learn how to be “water-wise” while still enjoying great, home-grown veggies. Learn which plants do best in drought, how to maintain soil moisture, and grow wonderful food! Join us at the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden on Saturday, April 13 from 1 PM to 2 PM to learn more about growing a water-wise vegetable garden.

Followed at 2pm by a FREE Docent-Led tour of the SLO Botanical Garden.

Tami Reece has been a gardener and food preserver for 35 years. Her passion is vegetables, especially tomatoes. She became a UC Master Gardener in 2011 to further her education of horticulture and loves sharing what she has learned with other home gardeners.

Suggested donation $5 for members/$10 non-members. Presentation followed by a free docent-led tour in the Garden at 2 PM. For more information call 805.541.1400×304 or education@slobg.org.

SLO County Parks charges a $3 parking fee on weekends, April - September. Carpool and SAVE!

This presentation is part of the Master Gardeners’ Advice to Grow By SLO County Home Gardeners Series at the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden.

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Upcoming Fall Workshop from the
UC Master Gardeners

Oct 5- California Natives for the Landscape- Peggy Burhenn

Nov 2- Landscaping for Renters- Naomi Klinkenberg

Dec 7- Fall Garden Chores- Kim McCue

Later Event: May 4
Spring Audubon Bird Walk