EBR Master Gardeners Upcoming Events
The EBR Master Gardeners asked us to share some of their upcoming events. These are great opportunities to learn more about gardening. Master Gardeners are volunteers trained and certified by LSUAgcenter to provide horticulture information to the public.
Please see below for the dates, times, places and subjects of these events.
EBR Master Gardener: Pet Friendly & Raised Garden Beds
Visit the Fairwood Branch Library from 6-8pm on March 12!
Pet Friendly Gardens - You will learn how to create a garden that welcomes your pet while remaining a lovely place to enjoy. Learn what plants are poisonous to dogs and cats and discover safe plants that "can take it." Tips for discouraging destructive pet behavior will also be covered.
Raised Beds - You will get information about site selection and preparation for construction of a raised bed. Learn about materials that can be used to construct a raised bed and what to fill it with before you plant.
EBR Master Gardeners: Ferns & Shrubs
Visit the Main Library at Goodwood on March 19! From 6:30-8:30pm, the EBR Master Gardeners will be covering:
Ferns - Shade-friendly, soft, green, relaxing to look at ferns! Ferns are the perfect choice for filling shady areas with texture. A large variety of ferns grow well in our area. Learn what they are, how they grow and how to care for them.
Shrubs - Picture Azaleas, Ligustrum and Indian Hawthorn. Versatile and long-lasting, shrubs are a key element of our southern landscapes. With the help of the EBR Master Gardeners, learn how to select shrubs depending on their intended use in your garden!