Master Gardener Carolyn Robins conducting a garden tour.
Master Gardeners will offer a guided tour of desert-adapted plants that can be used in residential landscapes on May 10. The tour begins at 10 a.m. at Lifelong Learning Center located at 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nev. (I-215 and Windmill Lane). The tour is free and open to the public.
The Demonstration Gardens contain over 500 species of desert appropriate landscape plants, including: trees, shrubs, perennials, palms, cacti and agaves. Plants are identified by botanical and common names. The grounds are open for self-guided walks on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Information to join the tour can be found here!
Master Gardeners are conducting free gardening classes during May at Acacia Park in Henderson. To view the dates/times/topics, please visit the website.
Join Cooperative Extension for a one-day workshop on Gardening in Small Places: what’s bugging your garden. The workshop, taught by Dr. Angela O’Callaghan, will show you what to look for when your garden doesn’t look quite right. Problems such as nutrient deficiencies, pests and diseases will be covered. Homeowners and other interested parties are welcome to attend. Class space is limited to 25 and pre-registration is required. There is a $25 fee per class which covers class materials. Click here for more information!