Master Gardener LogoMaster Gardeners Howard Galin and Carolyn Ellsworth will be holding classes at the Paseo Verde and Gibson Libraries in August. Galin’s lecture will cover the special steps needed for a successful desert environment in your home garden! Topics covered include: the desert bioscape; soils: how to improve and amend through fertilization and nutrition; irrigation techniques for desert plants; identifying plants/shrubs and trees suited for desert gardening (native plants vs “adapted”); and how to plant and care for your plants, trees and shrubs. For registration information, click here!