Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Howard Galin will teach a class titled “A Proactive Approach to Desert Gardening” at the Gibson Library on August 2, the Green Valley Library on August 9 and again at Paseo Verde Library on August 23. All workshops are from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

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The workshops will cover the special steps needed for a successful desert environment in your home garden. Topics include: the desert bioscope; soils; irrigation; plant, tree and shrub identity and care. To register, click here!

Master Gardener LogoJoin University of Nevada Cooperative Extension on Saturday, August 2 for a workshop on Gardening in Small Places: landscape design from 8 a.m. to noon. Participants will leave this workshop with the basics to create their own practical landscape design to turn that small space into a dream space. Let Master Gardener and 2010 SNWA Water Smart Landscape Award winner Denise McConnell teach you the tips for organizing your space and choosing size-appropriate plants to give the feeling of intimacy or create the illusion of more space. Homeowners and other interested parties are welcome to attend. Details!

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Master Gardener Howard Galin is offering his “A Proactive Approach to Desert Gardening” class at three Henderson Libraries in August. The workshops will cover the special steps needed for a successful desert environment in your home garden. Topics include: the desert bioscope; soils; irrigation; plant, tree and shrub identity and care. Find out the dates and locations here!