Summer Seminar Series at High Country Garden Stores
HOW TO BEAT THE HEAT AND ENJOY YOUR SUMMER GARDEN!
Eight informative and entertaining mini-seminars created to help Albuquerque gardeners make the most of their blazing summer.
Saturdays at the San Mateo store, 6400 San Mateo NE
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|David Salman is President and Chief Horticulturist of High Country Gardens|
Jeff Clark is an Arborist and Plant Doctor at Santa Fe Greenhouses
Heat Proof Your Garden
Keep your garden looking good. Learn how to protect plants and trees during the dog days of summer.
–Jeff Clark, Arborist and Plant Doctor-Santa Fe Greenhouses
Maintaining Your Landscape
Perking Up the Mid-Summer Garden
Make the Most of the Monsoons
Eco-friendly water harvesting is a great way to save money and
water. – Joe Barr, Tijeras Rain Barrels
Get Every Last Drop: Harvesting Water
Garden Décor and More!
Create a beautiful multi-use outdoor space.
–Lori Jacobson, Designer and Visual Merchandiser, High Country Gardens
August 9, 2008 9:30 AM
Cool Shade Alternatives
How to use ornamental grasses and vines as alternative shade elements in the garden.
-Curtis Smith, PhD., Dr. Curtis Smith is an Extension Horticulture Specialist at the New Mexico State University Extension. He writes a weekly Yard and Garden newspaper/web page column and conducts monthly call-in gardening programs on two radio stations.
Reaping the Benefits of Unique Container Gardens
How to use the herbs and flowers from your container gardens.
— Bob Ross, Container Gardening Expert, Santa Fe Greenhouses
Gardening for the Birds
How to attract and nurture our feathered friends.
Gardening is for the birds
Fall Plant Preview
Plan ahead and prepare for fall planting.
–Kathy Ellis, General Manager, High Country Gardens retail stores.
David Salman is the President and Chief Horticulturist of High Country Gardens.
July 12, 2008
Lavender; More Than a Beautiful Plant
Learn about the new cold hardy varieties being developed for the
High Desert region and they can work in your landscape.
–David Salman, Pres. and Chief Horticulturist , Santa Fe Greenhouses and High Country Gardens
Lavender: A Perfect Match for Low Maintenance Xeriscapes